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The University of the Witwatersrand (aka Wits) is a leading higher education institution in Africa, committed to research and academic excellence, social justice and the advancement of the public good. Wits is ranked in the top 1% in the world out of about 25 000 universities. The Faculty of Humanities is ranked 1st in Africa. Wits University has five faculties and 33 schools. It boasts two campuses – in Braamfontein and Parktown – that are spread over 400 acres in Johannesburg. It includes 11 libraries and 17 residences.