News & Events
MCFSP at KNUST Commissions Mechanised Borehole at Asakraka
Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program (MCFSP) at KNUST as part of its yearly Scholars’ Service Day Celebrations, has commissioned a mechanised borehole and donated stationeries to the Asakraka Community in the Atwima Nwabiagya District in the Ashanti Region.
Human Resources Division Organises Workshop for Retiring Staff
The Human Resources Division (HRD) of the Registrar’s Offices of KNUST has organised a three-day workshop for staff retiring from 2024-2026 on the theme: ‘Retiring Gracefully’. The workshop is to sensitise staff in service to prepare adequately for their retirement form the service of the University.
MCFSP at KNUST Launches 2019 Summer Camp
The Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program (MCFSP) at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has launched its annual summer camp as part of its Vacation Enrichment Programmes. This years Summer Camp, which is being held from the 27th of May to 1st June, 2019 is on the theme: ‘Empowering Scholars Through Skills Training for Community Development’.
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