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KNUST Career Services Centre and Industrial Liaison Committee Engages Students’ Leadership
As part of efforts to create awareness of their mandate, the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Career Services Centre, in collaboration with the Industrial Liaison Committee held a meeting with the Students Representative Council (SRC) and Student Leaders of all Colleges, Halls and Students’ Associations on Monday, 23rd January 2023 at the SRC Secretariat.
KNUST Female Staff Encouraged to Screen and Vaccinate Against Cervical Cancer
Female workers of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) have been advised to screen and vaccinate against the second leading cause of death in women in Ghana after breast cancer, cervical cancer. Current estimates indicate that every year 2,797 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer and 1,699 die from the disease in Ghana.
STEADY/X and KNUST Form Strategic Partnership to Enhance Online Teaching and Learning
Steady/X, a Ghanaian Edu-tech company focused on bridging the gap between technology and traditional learning systems across Africa, has entered into a partnership agreement with the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi to enhance online teaching and learning for students and faculty.
RWESCK Makes Headway on its Vision in Training Critical Mass of Human Resources in Water and Sanitation
Nine years of its existence, the Regional Water & Environmental Sanitation Centre Kumasi, (RWESCK) is making great strides in innovative research, training and producing high-calibre graduates with knowledge and expertise in water resources, water supply and environmental sanitation to support the industrial and socio-economic development of Ghana and Africa.
KNUST Obuasi Campus Welcomes Freshmen for the 2022/2023 Academic Year
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) - Obuasi campus has welcomed its newly admitted students for the 2022/2023 academic year. The Management and Students' Representative Council assisted students with biometric and departmental registration from January 14th to 16th, 2023, at the University's premises.
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