News & Events
Faculty of Agriculture Hosts Plant Breeding E-Learning Workshop
The Faculty of Agriculture of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in collaboration with Iowa State University, Ames, USA has conducted the First Plant Breeding E-Learning Workshop for Plant Breeding Educators in selected public Universities in Ghana.
Lebanese Embassy in Ghana to Widen Scope of Scholarship Scheme in KNUST
The Embassy of Lebanon in Ghana has promised to extend the scope of its existing scholarship scheme beyond the Faculty of Law in the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) to other Faculties in the University.
CEO of Rema Jason Ventures to Construct Extension of KNUST Maternity Block
The Chief Executive Officer of Rema Jason Ventures, Kumasi, Frank Awuah Agyei, a philantrophist, is set to construct a six hundred thousand Ghana Cedi extension block of the Maternity Block of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) Hospital.
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