University Of The Free State
Rank: South Africa: 10th, World: 1112th
UFSAs one of the oldest higher institutes of learning in South Africa, University of the Free State (UFS) started with only six students on the Bloemfontein Campus in 1904.
Today, the institution has grown to accommodate more than 31, 000 students with over 4,000 faculties and support staff. UFS has 3 campuses, 50 satellite campuses, 7 faculties and more than 100 departments. It is ranked as the 10th and 1112th best academic performing university in South Africa and in the world respectively.