Ranking  584   5
Country South Africa
City Grahamstown
Bachelor (foreigners)3,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $450-718 USD/Month.
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General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1904
Abbreviation RU
Teachers 278
Students 2,984
Foreigners 43%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Rural
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Vis, virtus, veritas
• Department of Higher Education and Training, South Africa
• Association of African Universities (AAU)
• Higher Education South Africa (HESA)
World ranking584
Country ranking5
International Students147
Citations per Faculty213
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking584
QS World University Rankings524
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Rhodes University (RU) - public higher education institution in South Africa. RU began its academic activity in1904. Rhodes University is removed from anxieties of city life as its campus is located outside of Grahamstown.

University ranking. In South Africa Rhodes University is at the top 10 universities. The university is among the best 5% worldwide, ranking 584 in international ratings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion of admission is the academic performance of the applicant. The academic schedule is divided into semesters. 3,000 USD/год. Due to the fact that the tuition fees at RU may vary depending on the faculty, we advise you to check the official website http://www.ru.ac.za for more accurate information.

The composition of the university. Rhodes University is quite small, with 3000 students attending its classes. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. Foreign students make about the half of the student composition. The academic makeup of RU includes around 278 teachers. Student exchange programs is one of the draws of the university. If you wish to learn more about the university’s life you can follow them on social media: Linkedin.

Infrastructure of RU. The university has its own library. It is one of the members of Association of African Universities (AAU), and Higher Education South Africa (HESA).
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