The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, KNUST, has been adjudged the best University in the world for the provision of quality education of the Sustainable Development Goal, SDG Four.
The ranking was announced in the 2023 edition of the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings published on Thursday, June 1, 2023.
The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings are the sole global performance tables that evaluate universities based on the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.
Employing meticulously calibrated indicators, the ranking provides comprehensive and impartial comparisons across four key areas: research, stewardship, outreach, and teaching.
Demonstrating unparalleled excellence, the KNUST secured the top position globally with an outstanding score of 93 point one, surpassing all other universities worldwide in terms of providing quality education.
The University Relations Officer, Dr. Daniel Norris Bekoe, expressing his reaction to the latest ranking, said this remarkable achievement reflects the substantial and strategic investments made by the university’s management over the years.
In a release he praised the past and current administrations for massive investments in infrastructure, ICT, and e-learning resources, which he said have significantly enhanced the educational experience at KNUST.
He said this significant achievement stands as a testament to the collective efforts and unwavering commitment exhibited by the entire KNUST community.