Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology (KNUST) is ranked No. 1 in Ghana and 1559th in the world, according to the Ranking Web of World Universities (July 2011), ahead of University of Ghana (2nd in Ghana and 2823rd in the world.
In another international ranking (4icu.org University Web Ranking 2011), University of Ghana is ranked 1st in Ghana, followed by Presbyterian University College (2nd) and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (3rd).
The University of Education, Winneba is also one of the top ranked universities in the country. In the 2011 web ranking of world universities, it was rated 3rd after the University of Ghana, Legon and the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, among the public Universities in Ghana and 6,227 in the ranking of world universities in a ranking done by 4 International Colleges and Universities. It was also ranked among the top 100 Universities in sub-Saharan Africa by Webometrics.
The Presbyterian University College is a leading private university located at Abetifi-Kwahu in the Eastern Region of Ghana. In the July 2011 edition of Webometrics Ranking Web of World Universities, Presbyterian University College's Website is ranked 1st best private university in Ghana.
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World of University Ranking and League Table
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