News & Events
ECOBANK Ghana Supports ‘SONSOL’ Project
Ecobank Ghana in response to the call to ‘Support One Needy Student with One Laptop (SONSOL)’ project of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology has donated one hundred (100) brand new HP laptop computers to the University. The bank presented the brand new laptop computers to the University on Thursday, 18th November 2021 at the Council Chamber.
College of Health Sciences Donates PPEs to 22 Teaching Sites
As part of its yearly corporate social responsibility, the College of Health Sciences (CHS) of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has supplied Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) to twenty-two (22) health care institutions that serve as teaching venues for its students.
High Cost of Water Treatment Expected in Ashanti, Western, Central and Eastern Regions Due to Pollution in River Pra – KNUST Researchers Report
A study by the Meteorology and Climate Science Unit of the Department of Physics at the Kwame Nkrumah University Science Technology (KNUST), Kumasi has revealed that flooding within the River Pra basin is expected to get severe because of increasing human activities.
Strengthening University Partnerships: 3-Senior Administrators Pay Working Visit to TUM, Germany
Three officials from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi paid a 5-day working visit to the Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany from 5th to 9th October, 2021. The objective of the visit was to ensure that KNUST's partnerships with other schools would continue to grow.
SIC Donates Twenty (20) Desktop Computers to KNUST Prempeh II Library
The State Insurance Company (SIC) has donated twenty (20) brand-new HP desktop computers to the Prempeh II Library of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) on Friday, 12th November 2021, at the Council Chamber.
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
Dr (Mrs) Cynthia Amaning Danquah
BPharm (Hons), MPhil (Pharmacology), PhD (London), MPSGH
KNUST On Youtube
Emefa, a Covid-19 Ambassador of KNUST educates KNUST students and the entire University Community on the need to observe the Covid-19 Protocols outlined by the University.