Sub-Saharan Africa

rankingWorld RankInstituteCountrySizeVisibilitysort descendingRich Filesscholar
1
1984
African Wildlife Foundation
bandera
2163
405
3181
3046
2
961
World Agroforestry Centre
bandera
336
407
1731
3046
3
258
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
bandera
361
559
442
451
4
2688
Central Statistical Service
bandera
1259
601
3593
3031
5
529
South African National Biodiversity Institute
bandera
847
659
1322
764
6
2931
Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa
bandera
1895
663
3593
3046
7
1693
South African Weather Service
bandera
2254
1040
2926
2500
8
464
South African Medical Research Council
bandera
2437
1056
477
543
9
815
Human Sciences Research Council of South Africa
bandera
892
1069
1792
819
10
1456
National Research Foundation
bandera
804
1128
2863
2059
11
2386
African Medical Research Foundation
bandera
3044
1149
3111
2978
12
791
South African Astronomical Observatory
bandera
1608
1237
1378
920
13
1305
African Institute for Mathematical Sciences
bandera
1056
1691
2040
2137
14
883
Agricultural Research Council Pretoria
bandera
1978
1693
1242
722
15
2471
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Ghana
bandera
4013
1728
2496
3046
16
3375
South African Water Research Commission
bandera
1219
1867
3398
3046
17
1432
International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology
bandera
3704
2100
1966
1370
18
3228
Kenya Agricultural & Livestock Research Organization
bandera
1397
2260
3593
2536
19
2606
Africa Rice Center
bandera
1628
2282
2672
3046
20
2970
Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory
bandera
4114
2345
2768
3046
21
4356
African Agricultural Technology Foundation
bandera
3482
2415
3593
3046
22
1365
African Population and Health Research Center
bandera
754
2467
1917
1783
23
4486
Infectious Diseases Institute Makerere University
bandera
3524
2712
3593
3046
24
4599
University Computing Centre Ltd
bandera
4415
2760
3593
3046
25
2249
Geological Survey of South Africa
bandera
5238
2813
2579
1999
26
2895
Institut Africain des Sciences et de la Technologie pour l'Eau & l'Environnement
bandera
761
2837
3269
2734
27
1656
National Institute for Communicable Diseases
bandera
3985
2929
1936
1414
28
743
Kenya Medical Research Institute
bandera
331
2929
401
1531
29
2524
Council for Mineral Technology
bandera
3926
3089
2820
2368
30
1958
Ithemba Laboratory for Accelerator-Based Science
bandera
1452
3308
2624
1312
31
3921
South African National Space Agency SANSA
bandera
2310
3320
3593
2761
32
3392
Wellcome Trust Research Laboratories Nairobi
bandera
2827
3405
3593
1127
33
1966
South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity
bandera
5057
3603
2127
1105
34
1809
National Health Laboratory Services
bandera
4139
3987
1693
1432
35
4712
Sports Science Institute of South Africa
bandera
4465
3987
3398
3046
36
1893
Ifakara Health Research and Development Center
bandera
3317
4139
1990
1033
37
1474
MRC Keneba
bandera
3384
4324
986
1299
38
4133
Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study
bandera
5160
4354
2975
3046
39
4259
Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis
bandera
3991
4414
3398
2868
40
3215
Centre Pasteur du Cameroun
bandera
351
4640
2624
3046
41
5979
Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis
bandera
6488
4942
3593
3046
42
5847
Anglo Platinum Research Centre
bandera
5372
4973
3593
3046
43
3423
Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
bandera
6197
5023
1885
3046
44
4849
Desert Research Foundation of Namibia
bandera
6636
5080
3111
3046
45
4389
Mpala Research Centre
bandera
6937
5102
2768
3046
46
5734
Grootfontein Agricultural Development Institute
bandera
3979
5118
3593
3046
47
5561
Geological Survey of Namibia
bandera
7489
5162
3269
3046
48
5734
Climate Prediction and Applications Centre Kenya
bandera
3742
5179
3593
3046
49
5408
Gobabeb Training and Research Centre Walvis Bay
bandera
5099
5272
3398
3046
50
3562
Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia
bandera
5008
5311
2059
3046
51
4002
Institut Senegalais de Recherches Agricoles
bandera
922
5329
3181
2970
52
4030
Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute
bandera
2185
5329
3269
2743
53
5728
African Academy of Sciences
bandera
2688
5450
3593
3046
54
3417
Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies
bandera
6982
5450
2863
1337
55
5637
Cape Shoulder Institute
bandera
5638
5557
3398
3046
56
4265
Kintampo Health Research Centre
bandera
6262
5632
2538
3046
57
3990
Institut Pasteur de Dakar
bandera
5889
5632
2300
3046
58
6182
National Astrophysics and Space Science Programme
bandera
5333
5688
3593
3046
59
4789
National Metrology Institute of South Africa
bandera
2647
5780
3593
2368
60
4272
Tanzania Wildlife Research Institute
bandera
2555
5869
2820
3046
61
4365
Tropical Diseases Research Centre Ndola
bandera
901
5869
3046
3046
62
6375
Institut du Sahel
bandera
5999
5889
3593
3046
63
4370
Centre International de Recherches Medicales de Franceville
bandera
7433
5966
2206
3046
64
3009
Aurum Institute for Health Research
bandera
4872
6085
2206
1905
65
5307
Oceanographic Research Institute
bandera
5789
6201
3593
2060
66
6650
Tea Research Foundation of Kenya
bandera
5974
6356
3593
3046
67
6098
International Trypanotolerance Centre
bandera
6917
6412
3269
3046
68
7040
National Hospital Abuja
bandera
7375
6594
3593
3046
69
6793
National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services
bandera
5678
6622
3593
3046
70
6189
Institut d'Economie Rurale du Mali
bandera
6299
6665
3269
3046
71
6649
Institut de Recherche pour le Développement Dakar
bandera
3855
6697
3593
3046
72
6204
Centre for Diabetes and Endocrinology
bandera
4019
6697
3398
3046
73
5885
Centre de Recherche Medicale et Sanitaire Niamey
bandera
6787
6808
3046
3046
74
7024
Lung Institute University of Cape Town
bandera
6620
6828
3593
3046
75
4648
Joint Clinical Research Center Uganda
bandera
5616
6872
2234
3046
76
6766
Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital
bandera
3136
6952
3593
3046
77
6882
Mauritius Sugar Industry Research Institute
bandera
4139
6972
3593
3046
78
7277
Forestry & Forest Products Research Centre South Africa
bandera
7387
6990
3593
3046
79
7350
Institute Halieutique et des Sciences Marines
bandera
6796
7270
3593
3046
80
7475
Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches Scientifiques de Djibouti
bandera
7375
7320
3593
3046
81
6776
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique et Technologique CENAREST Gabon
bandera
7627
7341
3046
3046
82
7662
Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement Mali
bandera
7768
7341
3593
3046
83
5744
National Veterinary Research Institute Vom
bandera
7248
7383
3111
2420
84
7602
African Conservation Centre
bandera
7112
7564
3593
3046
85
7542
Centre Africain de Recherches sur Bananiers et Plantains
bandera
5891
7578
3593
3046
86
7464
National Food Technology Research Centre Botswana
bandera
4100
7599
3593
3046
87
7637
Institut Mauritanien de Recherche Scientifique
bandera
6937
7628
3593
3046
88
7782
Arwyp Medical Centre
bandera
7177
7768
3593
3046
89
7844
Centre National de Semences Forestieres Ouagadougou
bandera
7564
7816
3593
3046
90
7915
Ethiopian Agricultural Research Organization
bandera
7751
7880
3593
3046