The University of Nairobi(UoN) is ranked the seventh preeminent University out of 200 Universities in Africa. This is according to 2020 African University ranking conducted by uniRank. Three key selection criteria to the ranking of Higher learning institutions was based on;
- Accreditation: A chartered, licensed and/or accredited by the appropriate higher education-related organization in each country.
- Academic programmes- four-year undergraduate degrees and postgraduate degrees.
- Mode of teaching delivery: courses offered face-to-face, non-distance education format that UoN fraternity has embraced in this Pandemic Period of the “New Normal”, COVID-19.