- 13 year old Ruth Ama Gyan-Darkwa has been given admission into KNUST
- The young lady is said to have completed JHS at the age of 10 and lives in Prenpeh, College, in Kumasi
- This makes Ruth the youngest person to have ever received admission into the school
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has admitted a 13 year old girl by the name of Ms. Ruth Ama Gyan-Darkwa, to pursue the a bachelor of science (Bsc) in mathematics.
Thirteen year old Ruth Ama Gyan-Darkwa, a student of Space Workers College, has become the youngest candidate ever to receive admission to KNUST, one of Ghana's most prestigious government universities.
Ms. Ruth Ama Gyan-Darkwa, born May 29th, 2004, hails from the town of Berekum , in the Brong Ahafo Region, and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kwadwo Gyan-Darkwa.
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According to a report by The Chronicle, teenage Ruth Ama Gyan-Darkwa lives in Prempeh College, in Kumasi, where her father is currently a senior tutor for the school.
Prior to her record breaking admission into KNUST, Ruth Ama Gyan-Darkwa is said to have attended the Christ Our Hope International school.
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She later went on attend junior high at Abraham Lincoln International School, where she ended up taking (and passing) the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) held at the Justice International School Asuafua, in the Ashanti Region.
Ruth's father, Mr. Kwadwo Gyan-Darkwa, related that his daughter received admission into St. Louis Senior High at the tender age of 10, having been offered General Science. He said she went on to complete her senior high school studies at the age of 12.
It's reported that 13 year old Ruth will be pursuing a bachelor of science in mathematics.
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