News & Events
KNUST Faculty of Law Holds Third Induction and Awards Ceremony
The Faculty of Law at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, has inducted two hundred (200) newly admitted Bachelor of Law Students into the Faculty during its 3rd LLB Induction and Award Ceremony on Wednesday, 14th February 2024 at the Faculty of Law Auditorium.
Delegation from Mastercard Foundation Pays Courtesy Call on the Vice-Chancellor
A delegation from the Mastercard Foundation has paid a courtesy call on the Vice-Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, Professor (Mrs.) Rita Akosua Dickson on Tuesday, 13th February 2024 at the Council Chamber of the University.
OGR and the University of York Organised a 3-Day Workshop on Interdisciplinary Research
The Office of Grants and Research (OGR) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi, in collaboration with the University of York, has organised a 3-day workshop on the theme ‘Promoting Interdisciplinary Research in West Africa: A Writing Workshop for Early Career Researchers in Humanities and Social Sciences’.
Addressing Climate Migration: KNUST Sociologist Advocates for Policy Review
A Senior Lecturer at the Department of Sociology and Social Work, Dr. Seth Christopher Yaw Appiah, has called for a review of Ghana's migration policies to address climate-induced migration. He emphasised the need for the attention of the Government to oversee climate-related issues, noting a gap in the current national migration policies.
KNUST to Collaborate with Higher Education Partners in Transnational Education
A four-member delegation from Higher Education Partners (HEP) led by Dr. Justyna Dymersk, Chairperson of HEP USA, has paid a courtesy call on the Vice-Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Professor (Mrs.) Rita Akosua Dickson.
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