Overall Publication Output Units
University
Name
Units
Published
University
Ranking
DUT
209.12
17
UKZN
2004.67
2
MUT
16.29
25
UniZulu
122.89
19
UP
2040.88
1
Wits
1821.39
4
UCT
1843.87
3

The table above shows the units and ranking of overall national publication outputs for the 4 higher education institutions in KZN and major universities in the country, namely UP, Wits and UCT. Out of 25 universities in South Africa, UKZN ranked second in overall publication units in 2016 and UP was first, whilst DUT and UniZulu were towards the middle to lower end of the ranks, and MUT was last. UCT and Wits ranked 3rd and 4th, respectively.