News & Events
IPO Collaborates with WiSTEM KNUST to Train Young Female Academic and Administrative Staff
The International Programmes Office (IPO) together with the Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (WiSTEM) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has organised a two-day workshop for recently recruited young female academic and administrative staff of the University.
URO Urges Student Writers and Bloggers to Brand KNUST in a Positive Light
The University Relations Office (URO) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has held a day’s workshop for student journalists, writers and bloggers at the Gardiner Conference Room, Great Hall, KNUST.
Ghana Science Association Holds 2021 Webinar
The Ghana Science Association (GSA) Kumasi Branch in collaboration with the College of Science (CoS), the College of Health Sciences (CoHS), and the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has hosted a two-day webinar to commemorate its 10th Annual Research Seminar and Poster Presentation at the College of Science Boa
The Brew-Hammond Energy Centre Organises Public Lecture on Nuclear Energy in Ghana
The Brew – Hammond Energy Centre (TBHEC), College of Engineering (CoE) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has organised a public lecture on the theme; “Energy Security in Ghana: The case of Nuclear Power” at the Kumapley Auditorium.
SIC Donates 50 Additional Laptops to Support the SONSOL Project
The State Insurance Company (SIC) has donated Fifty (50) additional brand-new Lenovo laptop computers with bags in fulfilment of a pledge made when they made an initial donation of 50 laptop computers of same brand. The donation was made when they paid a visit to the Vice-Chancellor, Professor (Mrs.) Rita Akosua Dickson at the Council Chamber on 29th April, 2021.
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
Dr (Mrs) Cynthia Amaning Danquah
BPharm (Hons), MPhil (Pharmacology), PhD (London), MPSGH
KNUST On Youtube
Emefa, a Covid-19 Ambassador of KNUST educates KNUST students and the entire University Community on the need to observe the Covid-19 Protocols outlined by the University.