News & Events
KNUST Ranked as the Best University in West Africa by U.S. News and World Report 2019
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has been ranked as the best University in Ghana and West Africa, 14th best on the African Continent and 706th best University globally by the US News & World Report. The 86-year-old organisation based in Washington D.C.
Kumasi Edition of the Annual Interfaith Symposium Held
The Centre for Christian-Muslim Engagement in Africa (CCMEA) of the Akrofi- Christaller Institute of Theology, Mission and Culture in collaboration with the Department of Religious Studies of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has held the Kumasi edition of the 11th Annual Interfaith Symposium.
KNUST-LISA Builds Capacity of Female Scientists
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology’s (KNUST) - Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Statistical Analysis (LISA) has organised the 2nd United States Agency for International Development (USAID) sponsored Capacity Building Workshop for Female Scientists.
ERASMUS+ Project of Europe and KNUST hold Stakeholders Conference
The Erasmus Programme of the European Union in partnership with the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has organised a two-day conference for knowledge sharing and updates from partner institutions on ‘Enhancing Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Sustainability in Higher Education in Africa (EEISHEA)’.
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