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The Gambian Minister of Higher Education Visits KNUST
The Gambian Minister of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (MoHERST), Honourable Badara A. Joof, together with a delegation from the Gambia Technical Training Institute (GTTI) has paid a courtesy call on the Vice-Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), on Tuesday, 1st June 2021 at the Council Chamber.
Women in Engineering Hold ‘SHE CAN’ Symposium
The local chapter of Women in Engineering (WinE) at the College of Engineering (CoE) of the Kwame Nkrumah of Science and Technology (KNUST) has organised a symposium to empower young female engineers in the College. The symposium themed ‘SHE CAN’ saw over three hundred young female engineering students as participants.
Capacity Building Workshop for Female Senior Staff Held
The Women’s Wing of the Senior Staff Association in collaboration with Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (WiSTEM) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has held a capacity building workshop for female Senior Staff in KNUST on Thursday, 27th May, 2021 at the KNUST Museum.
Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana Visits KNUST
The Acting Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Ambassador Gambo Yusuf Hamza has paid an official visit to the Vice-Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi on Friday, 21st May, 2021 at the Council Chamber, KNUST. He was accompanied by the Minister, Mrs.
Orientation Programme for Off-Campus Hall Tutors Held
The Office of the Dean of Students (DoS) has held a round-table experience sharing session at the DoS Conference room on Thursday, 20th May, 2021 for six (6) newly appointed Senior Tutors for non-residential students in the immediate surroundings of the University.
KNUST Partners Aurelia Holding AG Germany for KNUST Centre for Capacity Development in Automobile and Manufacturing
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has entered into a partnership agreement with Aurelia Holding AG Germany, to start a project dubbed ‘KNUST Centre for Capacity Development in Automobile and Manufacturing’ (CECADAM).
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.