News & Events
SRC Women’s Commission Opens Food Bank for the Needy
To eradicate hunger and ensure access to food by every needy student on campus, the Women’s Commission of the Student Representative Council (SRC) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has opened a food bank at the Osei Tutu II Hostel.
ACACIA Project Launched in KNUST
A multi-country study, which seeks to accurately identify young school children (12-16 year olds) with asthma using modern diagnostic methods, and subsequently, ways of improving asthma control among school children and the community at large, has been launched at the Amonoo Neizer Conference Centre in Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
Mastercard Foundation Grants Full Scholarship To 150 Students in KNUST
One hundred and fifty (150) new Scholars comprising one hundred and forty Ghanaians and ten international students on the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program (MCFSP) at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) have been formally introduced to management of the University at this year’s Vice-Chancellor’s reception for the scholars.
GRASAG KNUST Unveils New Toyota Coaster Bus
The Executive body of the Graduate Students’ Association of Ghana (GRASAG) of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has procured a brand-new Toyota Coaster 33-seater bus at the cost of GH₵459,000 from its Internally Generated Fund (IGF).
Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences holds 4th White Coat Ceremony
The Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (FPPS) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has held its 4th White Coat Ceremony on the theme: “The Pharm D Pharmacist and Pharmacovigilance in a Digital Age”.
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