Sub-Saharan Africa

rankingWorld Ranksort descendingInstituteCountrySizeVisibilityRich Filesscholar
1
192
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
bandera
402
622
180
112
2
280
Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa
bandera
2288
312
721
311
3
281
World Agroforestry Centre
bandera
648
461
455
362
4
694
South African Water Research Commission
bandera
1326
1984
345
305
5
740
Human Sciences Research Council of South Africa
bandera
1647
1186
1320
534
6
866
South African National Biodiversity Institute
bandera
903
757
1202
1543
7
994
National Research Foundation
bandera
963
1137
1491
1297
8
1002
African Wildlife Foundation
bandera
1688
304
3079
2692
9
1038
Central Statistical Service
bandera
1831
682
511
2183
10
1178
South African Medical Research Council
bandera
1561
1103
1585
1641
11
1233
African Institute for Mathematical Sciences
bandera
1789
1894
1234
976
12
1332
South African Astronomical Observatory
bandera
1690
1229
1550
1824
13
1707
Agricultural Research Council Pretoria
bandera
1991
1753
1631
2017
14
2008
Institut Africain des Sciences et de la Technologie pour l'Eau & l'Environnement
bandera
642
2705
2672
2163
15
2248
Kenya Agricultural & Livestock Research Organization
bandera
2131
5576
2804
466
16
2277
Infectious Diseases Institute Makerere University
bandera
3379
1131
4227
3186
17
2316
Africa Rice Center
bandera
3896
2646
2076
2044
18
2329
International Ocean Institute
bandera
464
1139
4075
4315
19
2362
South African Weather Service
bandera
4193
752
2116
4315
20
2368
African Agricultural Technology Foundation
bandera
3455
2849
2652
1966
21
2496
National Institute for Communicable Diseases
bandera
4183
3373
2273
1789
22
2556
Ifakara Health Research and Development Center
bandera
1485
4525
1114
1988
23
2647
Council for Mineral Technology
bandera
4192
3426
1616
2183
24
2804
African Population and Health Research Center
bandera
1339
3047
3692
3089
25
3077
Ithemba Laboratory for Accelerator-Based Science
bandera
2025
3739
1730
3186
26
3092
International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology
bandera
2061
2314
2003
4315
27
3105
Hartebeesthoek Radio Astronomy Observatory
bandera
3863
2619
4255
3186
28
3212
Kenya Medical Research Institute
bandera
256
3224
4533
4011
29
3269
African Medical Research Foundation
bandera
2952
1253
5199
4911
30
3388
University Computing Centre Ltd
bandera
3427
2018
4506
4315
31
3417
South African National Space Agency SANSA
bandera
2767
3066
3822
3756
32
3439
Institut Senegalais de Recherches Agricoles
bandera
1399
4922
4489
2643
33
3439
Grootfontein Agricultural Development Institute
bandera
3311
5000
5167
1907
34
3780
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Ghana
bandera
3040
1433
6464
4911
35
3844
Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis
bandera
3174
3063
5481
4011
36
3847
Geological Survey of South Africa
bandera
4933
2995
4195
4011
37
3936
Climate Prediction and Applications Centre Kenya
bandera
3550
4515
3188
3420
38
4219
National Health Laboratory Services
bandera
4144
4381
2794
4011
39
4487
African Academy of Sciences
bandera
4823
3092
4849
4911
40
4502
Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis
bandera
5951
4880
5280
3089
41
4539
Wellcome Trust Research Laboratories Nairobi
bandera
2713
3595
5538
4911
42
4736
Oceanographic Research Institute
bandera
4593
5907
4518
2993
43
4765
Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies
bandera
5509
5276
6393
2754
44
4775
Sports Science Institute of South Africa
bandera
3941
4007
4717
4911
45
4865
MRC Keneba
bandera
3005
4596
4301
4911
46
4913
South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity
bandera
4787
4165
4393
4911
47
5106
International Trypanotolerance Centre
bandera
6748
6119
4793
2692
48
5164
National Metrology Institute of South Africa
bandera
3262
5753
3905
4315
49
5291
Kintampo Health Research Centre
bandera
5825
4303
5503
4911
50
5296
National Astrophysics and Space Science Programme
bandera
5067
5624
3770
4315
51
5331
Aurum Institute for Health Research
bandera
4748
5581
4680
4315
52
5362
Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia
bandera
4674
5129
6053
4315
53
5434
Institut du Sahel
bandera
6439
5483
3866
4315
54
5446
Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study
bandera
4777
5109
4994
4911
55
5472
Cape Shoulder Institute
bandera
5031
5785
5629
4011
56
5489
National Food Technology Research Centre Botswana
bandera
1169
6616
5481
3756
57
5563
Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute
bandera
6233
5046
6081
4315
58
5589
Anglo Platinum Research Centre
bandera
5189
5431
4379
4911
59
5751
Mpala Research Centre
bandera
6586
5128
5155
4911
60
5768
Institut d'Economie Rurale du Mali
bandera
5662
5665
6031
4315
61
5792
Gobabeb Training and Research Centre Walvis Bay
bandera
4530
5356
6197
4911
62
5798
Desert Research Foundation of Namibia
bandera
5901
4964
6234
4911
63
5895
Institut Pasteur de Dakar
bandera
6091
5635
5007
4911
64
6025
Centre International de Recherches Medicales de Franceville
bandera
2428
5938
6554
4911
65
6027
Institut de Recherche pour le Développement Dakar
bandera
3063
6442
4506
4911
66
6104
Geological Survey of Namibia
bandera
6935
5169
6158
4911
67
6119
Tropical Diseases Research Centre Ndola
bandera
7028
4636
6554
4911
68
6121
Mauritius Sugar Industry Research Institute
bandera
3852
6582
2977
4911
69
6134
Lung Institute University of Cape Town
bandera
6250
6476
4362
4315
70
6139
Centre Pasteur du Cameroun
bandera
4093
6181
5915
4911
71
6188
Centre de Recherche Medicale et Sanitaire Niamey
bandera
6465
6587
4932
4011
72
6214
Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
bandera
6214
5311
6853
4911
73
6301
National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services
bandera
5138
6493
4557
4911
74
6360
Forestry & Forest Products Research Centre South Africa
bandera
6798
6685
6031
3570
75
6424
Tanzania Wildlife Research Institute
bandera
6250
5943
6554
4911
76
6479
Mulago Hospital
bandera
6798
6052
6281
4911
77
6492
Centre for Diabetes and Endocrinology
bandera
6982
6524
5629
4315
78
6534
Tea Research Foundation of Kenya
bandera
5243
6349
6554
4911
79
6627
Joint Clinical Research Center Uganda
bandera
5437
6687
6008
4911
80
6673
US Army Medical Research Unit Kenya
bandera
7028
6071
6853
4911
81
6697
National Hospital Abuja
bandera
6935
6625
5673
4911
82
6795
Botswana Technology Centre
bandera
7243
6014
6853
4911
83
6922
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique et Technologique CENAREST Gabon
bandera
6762
6804
6853
4911
84
6931
Institute Halieutique et des Sciences Marines
bandera
6096
7001
5392
4911
85
6935
Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital
bandera
6391
6870
6853
4911
86
6958
Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches Scientifiques de Djibouti
bandera
7243
6588
6853
4911
87
6968
Institut de Recherche Scientifique et Technologique / Institute of Scientific and Technological Research
bandera
7243
6617
6853
4911
88
7030
National Veterinary Research Institute Vom
bandera
6777
7068
6081
4315
89
7069
Centre Africain de Recherches sur Bananiers et Plantains
bandera
4892
7074
6464
4911
90
7077
Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement Mali
bandera
7158
6936
6853
4911
91
7160
Institut Mauritanien de Recherche Scientifique
bandera
6037
7121
6853
4911
92
7195
African Conservation Centre
bandera
6561
7140
5867
4911
93
7245
Arwyp Medical Centre
bandera
6497
7140
6554
4911
94
7283
Centre National de Semences Forestieres Ouagadougou
bandera
6946
7140
6554
4911
95
7329
Ethiopian Agricultural Research Organization
bandera
7158
7140
6554
4911
96
7353
Namulonge Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute Uganda
bandera
7243
7140
6853
4911