The latest webometrics ranking of universities has placed Nairobi university as the Best institution for higher learning in East Africa.

The University Of Nairobi commonly known as UoN was ranked number nine defeating Makerere University placed at number eleven.

UoN was also among top 1000 in the world after it was ranked 990 worldwide.

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Among the Public Universities in Kenya, Kenyatta University came second in the country and position 1596 worldwide.

Check out the list of the top most ranked universities by the webometrics here.

Check out university ranking in Kenya and the position worldwide:

University of Nairobi 1 (990)

Kenyatta University 2 (1596)

Egerton University 3 (1881)

Moi University 4 (1951)

JKUAT 5 (2767)

Maseno University 6 (4126)

Masinde Muliro University 8 (5222)

Catholic University 9 (5950)

Technical University of Kenya 12 (7602)