The six colleges of KNUST are headed by six Provosts. The Provosts oversee the academic and administrative affairs of the colleges. The profiles of the Provosts are displayed in their respective colleges.
On the 1st of October, 2010, Professor William Otoo Ellis was appointed as Vice Chancellor for a four year term to steer the affairs of this great institution by the Council of this University. He was inducted into office on the 2nd of October, 2010 and swore the oath of service and was formally outdoored to the University Community and to the rest of the general public.