News & Events
College of Engineering and Vodafone Organise CYGNUS Camp
As part of efforts aimed at encouraging female interest in pursuing Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and increasing female enrolment in engineering, the College of Engineering (CoE) with support from Vodafone Ghana has organised the second Cygnus Engineering Summer Camp.
KNUST Hosts Fourth Ghana-Norway Summer School
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) through the College of Science (CoS) has hosted the fourth Ghana-Norway summer School in Medical Physics and Radiography Education under the theme: ‘Quality three-dimensional (3D) Imaging and Applications in Radiotherapy Treatment Delivery’.
Human Resources Division Organises Workshop for Retiring Staff
The Human Resources Division (HRD) of the Registrar’s Offices of KNUST has organised a three-day workshop for staff retiring from 2024-2026 on the theme: ‘Retiring Gracefully’. The workshop is to sensitise staff in service to prepare adequately for their retirement form the service of the University.
Research & Innovation
Rapid, simple, inexpensive high-throughput antimicrobial susceptibility testing (AST) in natural product drug discovery and tackling antibiotic resistance in global infectious diseases.
Current evidence of increasing failure to antimicrobial therapy due to drug resistance may be leading us potentially into a post-antibiotic era, and thus threaten the advances made in medicine (Carlet et al., 2012). The worldwide surge in resistant bacteria and the paradoxical downward trend in the development of new antibiotics simultaneously have serious implications.Read more