It boasts one of the best business schools that is not only acclaimed in South Africa but as far as the UK. Its MBA programme in particular is particularly well respected. Wits students continue to dominate the top 10 positions in the SAICA ( South African Institute of Chartered Accountants) exams.
It also has an excellent research record. Wits is ranked in the top 1% in the world in seven defined fields of research according to the 2007 ISI international rankings.