News & Events
KNUST Basic School Makes Christmas Donations to Charity
KNUST Basic School has donated to Life Community Special Vocational School, Deduako and King Jesus Charity Home, Boadi. A delegation comprising staff and students paid the visit to the children and officials of both homes to support their Christmas celebrations.
Real Estate and Project Services Partner Centre for Settlement Studies on Regenerative Redevelopment
As part of efforts at facilitating the regenerative redevelopment of the City, the Real Estate and Project Services (REPS), a private development company, in partnership with the Centre for Settlement Studies (CSS) of the College of Art and Built Environment (CABE) held a day’s workshop at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
Three Sierra Leonean Universities Partner KNUST
Three (3) Universities from the Republic of Sierra Leone have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate with the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). The signing ceremony took place at the Council Chamber of KNUST.
Prof. Kwasi Obiri-Danso Advocates for More Lecturers
Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso, the Vice Chancellor of KNUST has mentioned the unbalanced student-teacher ratio as one of the biggest challenges the institution faces. He stated that in recent times, the student populace keeps increasing making the student-teacher ratio uneven and hence called for more lecturers.
CiMAF Ghana Supports College of Art and Built Environment
CiMAF Ghana Limited of Ciments de L’ Afrique (CiMAF), Morrocan Cement producer, has donated three hundred (300) bags of cement valued at nine thousand six hundred Ghana Cedis (₵9,600) to the College of Art and Built Environment (CABE) towards the construction of the six-storey lecture halls and offices Complex for the College.
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