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Core Values

The KNUST School of Public Health is committed to attracting and developing excellent staff and students in order to contribute towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The following cherished values characterise the work and life of the School and are ingrained in all those who pass through the University. In fulfilling the Vision and Mission of the School, the following Core Values would be adhered to:

Leadership in Innovation and Technology

The School shall endeavour to provide the intellectual leadership in generating and exchanging new knowledge in public health, and promoting access to universal health coverage and well-being of the public.

Culture of Excellence

The School shall strive to be the best and maintain a commitment to continuously improve upon our status in all our undertakings: research, teaching and service for the development of society.

Diversity and Equal Opportunity for All

The School shall foster an environment of understanding and respect for cultural diversity and equal opportunity among students and staff, and uphold academic freedom in our quest to advance the frontiers of knowledge and attain self-development.

Integrity and Stewardship of Resources

The School is dedicated to exhibiting the highest standards of professional ethics and integrity, efficient utilisation of resources, and a culture of accountability and responsibility, in all our operations.