The Center for World University Rankings (CWUR) recently published The 2016 World University Rankings, and sadly no Nigerian University made the 1st 1000.
Five South African Universities made the first 1000 list with University of the Witwatersrand coming at position 176.
Four Egyptian Universities made the list with Cairo University at position 771.
The 1st 10 Universities in the world includes:
- Harvard University (USA)
- Stanford University (USA)
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology(USA)
- University of Cambridge (UK)
- University of Oxford (UK)
- Columbia University (USA)
- University of California, Berkeley (USA)
- University of Chicago(USA)
- Princeton University (USA)
- Yale University (USA)
You can see full list here