Located in South Africa's second-oldest town after Cape Town, The University of Stellenbosch boasts a long history spanning back to 1866. Ranked as the third best university in South Africa, its greatest strength is its business school, which is the only African business school ranked in the top 100 worldwide, proudly at 39th.
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Newspaper: Die Matie
The University of Stellenbosch Business School was ranked 39 out of the 100 leading business schools in the world, according to the Aspen Institute’s 2009-10 edition of its alternative Beyond Grey Pinstripes survey. The USB is also the only business school not only in South Africa but also the rest of the continent to be included in the Top 100 list.