News & Events
KNUST Supports Winners of Presidential Pitch Season II Competition
The Vice Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has on behalf of the University donated One Hundred Thousand Ghana Cedis (GH ¢100,000.00) to the winners of the Presidential Pitch Season II Competition.
Vice-Chancellor commissions Food Processing Plant Building & Students’ Reading Facility
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso together with some management members of the University has commissioned a newly constructed Food Processing Plant Building for the Department of Food Science and Technology of the College of Science (CoS), Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
College of Health Sciences and CoBReG Holds Joint Scientific Conference
The College of Health Sciences (CHS) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in conjunction with the Convention of Biomedical Research Ghana (CoBReG) have held the 8th College of Health Sciences and 12th Convention of Biomedical Research Ghana, Joint Research Conference at KNUST.
KNUST Wins 2019 Enactus Ghana National Competition
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) team of Enactus Ghana has won this year’s edition of the Enactus Ghana National Competition. This is the third consecutive win for the KNUST team and would hence represent Ghana at the Enactus World Cup Event scheduled for the United States of America. For their prize, they received a trophy and a plaque.
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