News & Events
KNUST, a Beacon of Academic Excellence is Ready to Redefine the Future - Joe Anokye
The Director General of the National Communications Authority (NCA), Mr. Joe Anokye, has stated that the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi with its legacy of excellence, is well equipped to shape the future ensuring that the next generation is not just ready to face challenges but empowered to redefine the future. Mr.
L'Oréal-UNESCO Honours Dr. Mary Amoako Among Top 30 Women in Science in Sub-Saharan Africa
The Foundation L’Oréal- UNESCO has named Dr. (Mrs.) Mary Amoako of the Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, as one of the thirty (30) winners of the 14th L'Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Young Talents Sub-Saharan Africa Awards.
Mastercard Foundation e-Learning Initiative Commences Second Masterclass and Content Creation Training for Faculty
The Mastercard Foundation e-Learning Initiative Project through the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) E-Learning Centre has commenced a two-week residential Masterclass and Content Creation Training on developing high-quality online and blended courses for faculty.
KNUST Enhances Library Staff Professionalism Through an Intensive 2-Day Training Workshop
As part of efforts to improve professionalism and build capacity amongst its personnel, the Office of the Librarian of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, organised a two-day training workshop for all library staff of the University.
KNUST Security Personnel Undergo a Three-Day Intensive Professional Training
As part of efforts to maintain the vigilance and readiness of security personnel in safeguarding the University community and effectively handling security-related emergencies, the University Security Services of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, organised a three-day General Security training for all KNUST Security Officers.
KNUST Faculty of Law Alumnus Wins 2023 Prestigious Mensah Sarbah Memorial Prize
An Alumnus of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Faculty of Law, Ebenezer Addai Osei Esq. has won the highly coveted Mensah Sarbah Memorial Prize at the 60th graduation ceremony of the Ghana School of Law.
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