Research in KNUST is a priority evident by the numerous research centres on and off campus. Our main research centers continuously seek to advance knowledge through dedicated research teams and other individuals. Our research spans from arts through science and technology to other important areas. We believe in unveiling hidden secrets through our intensive research efforts.
- Bureau of Integrated Rural Development
- Centre for Biodiversity Utilisation and Development (CBUD)
- Dairy/Beef Research Station
- Centre for Cultural and African Studies
- Kumasi Center For Collaborative Research
- National Institute for Mathematical Sciences
- Centre for Human Studies
- Technology Consultancy Centre (TCC)
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.