Sports plays an important part of KNUST academic and non-academic programme. As a result of the need to improve the quality of sportsmen and women, there has been massive investment in sports infrastructure to achieve success;
This is a multi-purpose stadium that consists of a football pitch, a basketball court, a hockey pitch, tartan tracks, volley ball court, etc for both track and field events This sports facility is used for many sports events for both the University and other professional bodies in the Kumasi Metropolis.
KNUST boasts of an Olympic size swimming pool which is open to students and the general public. It is just few metres away from the main entrance. This facility is used in training athletes for the school as well as teaching people the art of swimming. It is equally used for social gatherings and other entertainment programmes. The KNUST pool has become the major venue for most entertainment related events in Kumasi. It is equally the topmost centre for swimming lessons.
A state of the art gym is located just close to the Swimming Pool. It is also open to the University community. The saying that a healthy mind lives in a healthy body is held in high in a community like ours so the gym just comes handy. There are other gyms in the various hall and hostels.
This is standard lawn tennis court that is opened to students and the University staff located near the Queen Elizabeth II Hall.