Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology: Ranking & Review

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Kumasi Rank Ghana Rank World Rank
1 2 2916
Top 18%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate35%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment27,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$3,750$3,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics-+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++

General info

Alternative namesKNUST
MottoNyansap? w?sane no badwenma
A wise knot is untied by a wise child
AccreditationNational Accreditation Board, Ghana
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of African Universities (AAU)
Academic structureCollege of Agriculture and Natural Resources
College of Architecture and Planning
College of Art and Social Sciences
College of Engineering
College of Health Sciences
College of Science
Colorsred, yellow, green, black, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff3,250
Student/staff ratio8
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPrivate Mail Bag University Post Office
Kumasi, Ashanti
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+233 (3220) 60021
Fax+233 (51) 60137

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