By Our Reporter
University of Nairobi has been ranked the seventh best institution of higher learning in the continent. University of Cape Town in South Africa, emerged at the top.
According to Webometrics world university ranking released recently, South Africa scooped the best five positions. Cairo University of Egypt was ranked sixth.
The University of Nairobi (UoN) was ranked position 874 worldwide.
Webometrics world university ranking, is system for the world’s universities whose ratings are derived from a combined indicator that takes into account parameters such as web presence, visibility, transparency (openness) and (Scholar) excellence. It provides web indicators for more than 12,000 universities worldwide.