News & Events
KNUST Promotes Ghanaian Culture through Traditional Dishes
Food festival which seeks to promote culture through locally made foods, educate people on the preparation and health benefits of Ghanaian dishes, has been held at the Royal Parade Grounds of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).
Graduate College of IOWA State University of Science and Technology to increase its Ghanaian Enrolment
The Dean of Graduate College of IOWA State University of Science and Technology, Professor William R. Graves has revealed that his institution is committed to increasing the enrolment of Ghanaian students. This he said, is as a result of the captivating performance of Ghanaian students over the years.
KNUST Counselling Centre organises Workshop on Mental Health
The KNUST Counselling Center (KCC) as part of its annual Counselling and Emotional Health Awareness Week, has organised a two-day workshop and a Health Screening exercise for staff and students. This year’s Counselling and Health Awareness Week was themed ‘Promoting good, emotional and mental health for Staff and Students’.
KNUST Donates to Ayeduase Roman Catholic School
The Management of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has donated fifty brand new Intel Smart laptops to the Ayeduase Roman Catholic Cluster of Schools. Reverend Dr. Peter Addai Mensah, the Catholic Chaplain, dedicated the laptops.
GAUA President Encourages Members to Embrace Change
Mr. Kwame Yeboah Jr., President of the Ghana Association of University Administrators (GAUA) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has admonished members of the Association to embrace the new criteria for promotion for Senior Members Non-Academic (Administrative and Professional).
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