The campus which will be managed by the Institute of Distance Learning (IDL) and will run short courses in Marine/Oceanic related courses and Executive programmes is located at the beautiful coastal line of Moree, Central Region of Ghana.
The Pro-Vice-Chancellor of KNUST, Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso in his address expressed gratitude to the traditional authorities in Moree and Akantikyiwa for providing land for the construction of the campus.
He also commended Antarctic Construction Limited, the company that built the facility for their professional work and tasked the IDL to maintain the beautiful edifice to serve the purpose for which it was established.
He again, entreated them to give out their best in providing quality education and training to students from the Ghana and West Africa sub-region who will pass through the institution.
Professor Kwasi Obiri-Danso entreated them to give out their best in providing quality education and training to students from the Ghana and West Africa sub-region who will pass through the institution.
He assured the inhabitants of Moree and Akantakyiwa of KNUST’s commitment to creating employment for them once the academic work takes off.
As part of KNUST’s Corporate Social Responsibility, a laboratory, a clinic/community health centre with a duplex accommodation facility for nurses, were constructed for the communities.
The Moree campus is made of eight lecture theatres, conference rooms, external CCTV camera, a recreational area along the beach, ten (10) chalets, a restaurant/kitchen, outdoor bar and outdoor seating for the restaurant.