News & Events
593 Brilliant but Needy Students in KNUST Receive Laptops Through the ‘SONSOL’ Project
Management of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in collaboration with its partners has distributed Five Hundred and Ninety-Three (593) brand new laptop computers valued at Two Million Nine Hundred and Sixty-Five Thousand Ghana Cedis (GH¢ 2,965,000.00) to brilliant but needy students in the University.
CBG Donates 50 Laptops in Support of KNUST ‘SONSOL’ Project
The Consolidated Bank Ghana (CBG) in response to the ‘Support One Needy Student with One Laptop (SONSOL) Project,' has donated Fifty (50) brand new HP laptop computers to KNUST. The donation was made when a delegation from CBG paid a courtesy call on the Vice-Chancellor, Professor (Mrs.) Rita Akosua Dickson.
Dr. Paul Kwadwo Addo Appointed as Deputy Director-General of IEPA
Dr. Paul Kwadwo Addo, Registrar of the Faculty of Educational Studies, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has been appointed as the Deputy Director–General (Administration & General Services) at the Institute for Educational Planning and Administration (IEPA), a UNESCO Category II Centre of Excellence for West Africa at the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Ghana.
URO Sensitizes Campus Writers and Bloggers on the Need to Protect the Image of the University
The University Relations Officer (URO) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Dr. Daniel Norris Bekoe has organised a day’s workshop for student bloggers and writers at the Gardiner Conference Room on 19th February 2020.
GAUA Donates Gh¢12,000 to KNUST Medical Student to Aid Surgery
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) branch of the Ghana Association of University Administrators (GAUA) has donated Twelve Thousand Ghana Cedis (Gh¢12,000) to Miss Rita Adjoa Abodoh, a 4th-year Medical Student of KNUST.
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