News & Events
CoE Awards Students and Partners in Honour of Former Vice-Chancellors
The Board of the College of Engineering (CoE) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has awarded two students in honour of two former Vice-Chancellors at the 6th College of Engineering Students and Industrial Partners Awards ceremony held yesterday. The awards in honour of the Late Professor F. O.
CEO of Rema Jason Ventures to Construct Extension of KNUST Maternity Block
The Chief Executive Officer of Rema Jason Ventures, Kumasi, Frank Awuah Agyei, a philantrophist, is set to construct a six hundred thousand Ghana Cedi extension block of the Maternity Block of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Hospital.
KNUST Counselling Centre organises Workshop on Mental Health
The KNUST Counselling Center (KCC) as part of its annual Counselling and Emotional Health Awareness Week, has organised a two-day workshop and a Health Screening exercise for staff and students. This year’s Counselling and Health Awareness Week was themed ‘Promoting good, emotional and mental health for Staff and Students’.
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