KNUST envisages to be globally recognized as the Premier Centre of excellence in Africa for teaching in Science and Technology for development; producing high calibre graduates with knowledge and expertise to support the industrial and socio-economic development of Ghana and Africa.
The institution’s mission is to provide an environment for teaching, research and entrepreneurship training in Science and Technology for the industrial and socio-economic development of Ghana, Africa and other nations. KNUST also offers service to community, is opened to all the people of Ghana and positioned to attract scholars, industrialists and entrepreneurs from Africa and other international communities.
Research in KNUST is a priority evident by the numerous researches being undertaken on and off campus. The university continuously seeks to advance knowledge through dedicated research teams in the Departments, Institutes and Centres. Our research spans from arts through science and technology to other important areas. We also have a centralized database system which stores information on our research areas and publications.
There are six colleges and ……..departments in the university. The Safe Water for Food Project is hosted by the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources.