Makerere University has topped the list of best universities in Uganda and 11th in Africa, according to the latest ranking by webometrics.
The oldest public university in Uganda has been followed by Mbarara University of Science and Technology (35th in Africa), then Kyambogo University (185th in Africa).
In the fourth place is Gulu University (189th in Africa), then Kampala International University (206th in Africa) and coming in the sixth place is Uganda Martyrs University Nkozi (209th in Africa).
Uganda Christian University came in the eighth place in Uganda and 260th in Africa behind Islamic University in Uganda (246th in Africa).
Webometrics is the largest academic ranking of Higher Education Institutions.
Since 2004 and every six months an independent, objective, free, open scientific exercise is performed by the Cybermetrics Lab (Spanish National Research Council, CSIC) for the providing reliable, multidimensional, updated and useful information about the performance of universities from all over the world based on their web presence and impact.