Doctoral Degree Enrolment and Graduate Ranking
All Doctoral Degrees (2017)
University
Name
Enrolment
Ranking 2017
Enrolment
Ranking 2018
Graduate
Ranking 2017
Graduate
Ranking 2018
UKZN
1
1
1
1
DUT
15
16
13
14
MUT
24*
24*
24*
24*
UniZulu
19
18
17
17
UP
2
3
2
2
Wits
4
4
5
5
UCT
5
5
6
7
UNISA
3
2
4
3

UKZN remains in first place for both doctoral degree enrolment and graduation in South Africa in 2018. UNISA and UniZulu improved in the national doctoral enrolment rankings by one place whereas DUT and UP both dropped one place. UNISA improved one place on the doctoral graduate rankings, while UCT and DUT dropped one place.

NOTE: Specific dis-aggregated provincial information for UNISA enrolment and graduates was not available in the source document.
* tied with Sol Plaatje University, Northern Cape and University of Limpopo