Sub-Saharan Africa

rankingWorld Ranksort descendingInstituteCountrySizeVisibilityRich Filesscholar
1
264
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
bandera
623
562
531
433
2
366
South African Medical Research Council
bandera
1248
1067
326
439
3
452
South African National Biodiversity Institute
bandera
643
457
678
1466
4
645
Human Sciences Research Council of South Africa
bandera
1046
961
752
1466
5
725
South African Astronomical Observatory
bandera
2634
1074
944
1523
6
739
Kenya Medical Research Institute
bandera
3434
2546
1762
409
7
777
Agricultural Research Council Pretoria
bandera
1217
1421
1183
1303
8
901
National Research Foundation
bandera
859
934
2369
1837
9
964
African Institute for Mathematical Sciences
bandera
3456
1430
1541
1724
10
1006
International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology
bandera
3464
1520
1265
1861
11
1009
World Agroforestry Centre
bandera
649
484
3254
1623
12
1097
MRC Keneba
bandera
2206
3496
1139
997
13
1149
African Population and Health Research Center
bandera
281
1934
1609
2015
14
1255
National Institute for Communicable Diseases
bandera
3809
1968
836
2336
15
1344
National Health Laboratory Services
bandera
3423
3094
1463
1766
16
1584
South African Weather Service
bandera
4129
899
2563
3187
17
1717
Ithemba Laboratory for Accelerator-Based Science
bandera
3911
3072
1068
2659
18
1780
South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity
bandera
4992
3412
1402
2439
19
1907
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Ghana
bandera
5350
2693
2606
2571
20
1930
Geological Survey of South Africa
bandera
1509
2584
2055
2987
21
2038
African Wildlife Foundation
bandera
2554
398
3254
3503
22
2203
Kenya Agricultural & Livestock Research Organization
bandera
316
3147
2541
2987
23
2223
Aurum Institute for Health Research
bandera
3650
5325
2166
1971
24
2294
African Medical Research Foundation
bandera
653
1043
3089
3609
25
2325
Africa Rice Center
bandera
691
2164
3254
2659
26
2411
Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory
bandera
3545
2059
3207
2987
27
2452
Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia
bandera
3786
3772
3096
2439
28
2518
Council for Mineral Technology
bandera
3723
2802
2451
3326
29
2569
Central Statistical Service
bandera
539
451
3226
3957
30
2675
Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute
bandera
983
3910
2717
3035
31
3029
Wellcome Trust Research Laboratories Nairobi
bandera
746
2829
579
3957
32
3086
Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
bandera
5050
4110
3254
2408
33
3176
Ifakara Health Research and Development Center
bandera
1305
3523
1506
3744
34
3238
Institut Africain des Sciences et de la Technologie pour l'Eau & l'Environnement
bandera
470
2462
2918
3744
35
3292
South African Water Research Commission
bandera
602
1315
3254
3744
36
3310
Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa
bandera
961
831
3254
3957
37
3336
Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies
bandera
7996
4899
1116
3326
38
3446
Mpala Research Centre
bandera
7271
3937
3254
2771
39
3503
Institut Pasteur de Dakar
bandera
6774
4577
3254
2571
40
3509
Kintampo Health Research Centre
bandera
7194
5993
2947
2534
41
3590
Institut Senegalais de Recherches Agricoles
bandera
266
4022
3166
3400
42
3594
Tanzania Wildlife Research Institute
bandera
7530
4742
3025
3078
43
3832
South African National Space Agency SANSA
bandera
3674
2644
2788
3957
44
3949
Centre International de Recherches Medicales de Franceville
bandera
8077
5268
3254
2439
45
4001
Joint Clinical Research Center Uganda
bandera
5309
5935
3254
2439
46
4074
Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study
bandera
4656
3365
3254
3503
47
4335
Oceanographic Research Institute South African Association for Marine Biological Research
bandera
5342
5311
3254
3035
48
4361
National Veterinary Research Institute Vom
bandera
7595
6672
2471
3133
49
4408
African Agricultural Technology Foundation
bandera
2808
2131
3254
3957
50
4461
Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis
bandera
6322
4430
2962
3744
51
4507
Geological Survey of Namibia
bandera
7818
4640
3254
3251
52
4572
Sports Science Institute of South Africa
bandera
3626
3321
3254
3744
53
4596
Centre Pasteur du Cameroun
bandera
2543
5453
3254
3187
54
4654
National Metrology Institute of South Africa
bandera
2267
4676
2489
3957
55
4768
African Academy of Sciences
bandera
619
2921
3254
3957
56
4830
Desert Research Foundation of Namibia
bandera
6875
4534
3254
3503
57
4856
Institut de Recherche pour le Développement Dakar
bandera
1813
6137
3254
3078
58
5057
Tropical Diseases Research Centre Ndola
bandera
7681
6552
3254
2809
59
5092
University Computing Centre Ltd
bandera
3201
3202
3254
3957
60
5203
Centre de Recherche Medicale et Sanitaire Niamey
bandera
7443
6008
3254
3187
61
5435
Anglo Platinum Research Centre
bandera
4832
3648
3254
3957
62
5451
Gobabeb Training and Research Centre Walvis Bay
bandera
5583
4661
3254
3744
63
5496
Climate Prediction and Applications Centre Kenya
bandera
2253
3929
3254
3957
64
5518
Infectious Diseases Institute Makerere University
bandera
6353
3653
3254
3957
65
5699
Grootfontein Agricultural Development Institute
bandera
3846
4121
3254
3957
66
5862
Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis
bandera
6378
4244
3254
3957
67
5865
Centre for Diabetes and Endocrinology
bandera
6481
5780
3254
3609
68
6142
Cape Shoulder Institute
bandera
6748
4631
3254
3957
69
6281
National Astrophysics and Space Science Programme
bandera
5700
4949
3254
3957
70
6638
Lung Institute University of Cape Town
bandera
5807
5533
3254
3957
71
6675
Institute Halieutique et des Sciences Marines
bandera
4722
5673
3254
3957
72
6867
National Hospital Abuja
bandera
7497
5748
3254
3957
73
6930
Mauritius Sugar Industry Research Institute
bandera
3871
6141
3254
3957
74
6977
International Trypanotolerance Centre
bandera
7906
5847
3254
3957
75
7190
African Conservation Centre
bandera
7397
6337
3254
3957
76
7219
Forestry & Forest Products Research Centre South Africa
bandera
7783
6297
3254
3957
77
7263
Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital
bandera
6599
6557
3254
3957
78
7345
National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services
bandera
8110
6293
3254
3957
79
7436
Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches Scientifiques de Djibouti
bandera
7443
6805
3254
3957
80
7511
Tea Research Foundation of Kenya
bandera
7661
7749
3254
3609
81
7530
Centre Africain de Recherches sur Bananiers et Plantains
bandera
7214
6987
3254
3957
82
7538
National Food Technology Research Centre Botswana
bandera
7331
6999
3254
3957
83
7693
Institut du Sahel
bandera
6981
7353
3254
3957
84
7843
Institut Mauritanien de Recherche Scientifique
bandera
8209
7363
3254
3957
85
7923
Arwyp Medical Centre
bandera
7144
7777
3254
3957
86
8003
Centre National de Semences Forestieres Ouagadougou
bandera
7906
7849
3254
3957
87
8161
Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement Mali
bandera
8110
8075
3254
3957
88
8192
Ethiopian Agricultural Research Organization
bandera
8209
8135
3254
3957
89
8279
Crops Research Institute Ghana
bandera
8209
8277
3254
3957