College of Health Sciences (KNUST)

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College of Health Sciences
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology College of Health Sciences logo.png
Established 2005
Provost Professor. Peter Donkor
Location Kumasi Campus,  Ashanti
Colours Red and White        

The College of Health Sciences of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology comprises the Faculties of Allied Health Sciences, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Medical Sciences, School of Dentistry, and the Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in tropical medicine (KCCR). It attained the status of a college by a change in the University Statutes that came into being in January 2005. Prior to this time, the components of the College existed separately as the Faculty of Pharmacy and School of Medical Sciences.

Provost's Office[edit]

  • Provost - Prof. Peter Donkor
  • Registrar - Mr.Simon Yaw Boribah
  • College Accountant - Mr. Johnson Owusu
  • College Librarian - Mrs. Maude Amaning Kwarteng
  • Assistant Registrar - Mrs Ida Saeed
  • Administrative Assistant - Miss Ruth Mensah

Faculties & Departments [1][edit]

Faculty of Allied Health Sciences[edit]

  • Department of Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Department of Nursing
  • Department of Sports and Exercise Science

Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences[edit]

  • Department of Clinical and Social Pharmacy
  • Department of Herbal Medicine
  • Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Department of Pharmaceutics
  • Department of Pharmacognosy
  • Department of Pharmacology

School of Medical Sciences[edit]

  • Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
  • Department of Anatomy
  • Department of Behavioural Sciences
  • Department of Child Health
  • Department of Clinical Microbiology
  • Department of Community Health
  • Department of EENT
  • Department of Medicine
  • Department of Molecular Medicine
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Department of Pathology
  • Department of Physiology
  • Department of Radiology
  • Department of Surgery


  • Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research into Tropical Medicine


  1. ^ The Vice-chancellor's Report, Kumasi: University Press - KNUST, June 2009