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KNUST Undergraduate Courses under BSc Agribusiness Management And Cut off point ,Year 1-4

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KNUST Undergraduate Courses under BSc Agribusiness Management, Year 1-4. Students shall undertake practical attachment with selected agribusiness institutions during the long vacation at the end of Year Three and shall submit a report in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the BSc Agribusiness Management Programme.

The Department of Agricultural Economics, Agribusiness, and Extension (DAEAE) is one of four departments of the Faculty of Agriculture, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at Kwame National University of Science and Technology (KNUST). In Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Extension, Agribusiness Management, and Sustainable Integrated Rural Development, the Department conducts teaching, research, and community service.

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The Department’s vision and mission are in line with the KNUST Corporate vision and mission of to be among the top Departments to advance knowledge in science and technology through creating an environment for undertaking relevant research, quality teaching, entrepreneurship training and community engagement to improve the quality of life.

The Department has over the past maintained its core values of ensuring a culture of excellence, high integrity and stewardship of resources. 

YEAR ONE Course Outline

FIRST SEMESTERSECOND SEMESTER
ABM 151: Introduction to AgricultureABM 152: Foundation Agriculture
ABM 153: Farm Records Mgt. & Accounting ABM 156: Business Comm. and Customer Relations
ABM 157: Principles of Agribusiness ManagementABM 158: Agribusiness Accounting, Auditing & Taxation
CS 157: Arable Crop Production and ManagementAGEC 152: Economics for Agriculture &Natural Recourses
AE 157  Farm Power and Machinery ManagementAGEC 154: Statistics for Agriculture& Natural Resources
ENGL 157: Communication Skills  IABM 160: Apiculture
MATH 157 : AlgebraENGL 158: Communication Skills  II

YEAR TWO Course Outline

ABM 251: Agribusiness Planning and AnalysisABM 252: Agribusiness Risk and Resource Management
ABM 253: Introduction to MacroeconomicsABM 254: Principles of Marketing
AGEC 253: Computer Applications in AgricultureABM 256: Cost and Accounting Management
AE 291  Irrigation Systems ManagementAGEC 254: Rural Sociology
CS 257: Crop Protection          AS 254  Poultry Production and Management
CS 259: Sustainable Land ManagementAS 256  Micro Livestock Production
HORT 255: Seed Science and TechnologyCS 352: Plantation and Industrial Crop Production Mgt.
ENGL 263: Literature in English I HORT    254: Ornamental Nurseries and Nursery Mgt.
LAW 265: Land Law IENGL 264: Literature in English II

YEAR THREE Course Outline

ABM 351: Agric. Trade & Policy in Dev. CountryABM 352: Financial Analysis
ABM 353: Marketing in AgribusinessABM 354: Agricultural Produce Export Management
ABM 355: Research Methods for AgribusinessABM 356: Supply Chain Management
AGEC 351: Extension Comm. & Teaching MethodsABM 358: Management Information System
AE 260: Processing & Preservation of Agric. ProduceABM 360: Quantitative Methods for Agribusiness Mgt.
AS 351  Cattle, Sheep and Goat ProductionABM 364: Agricultural Cooperatives
FSA 353: Principles and Practices of AquacultureAS 352: Swine Production
HORT 351: Fruit Crop Production and ManagementHORT 352: Vegetable Crop Production

YEAR FOUR Course Outline

ABM 451: International AgribusinessABM 452: Production/Operations Management
ABM 453: Marketing ManagementABM 454: Strategic Agribusiness Management
ABM 455: Vertical Coordination in Agri-Food SystemABM 456: Entrepreneurship
ABM 457: Food Safety and Quality StandardsABM 458: Project Appraisal and Management
AS 455  Meat Science & Animal Products ProcessingABM 460: Financial Management
HORT 451: Landscape Design and ConstructionABM 462: Human Resource Management
ABM 491: Seminar IABM 492: Seminar II
ABM 493: Student Project IABM 494: Student Project II

Programmes and Courses

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The Department runs a 4-year undergraduate programme in BSc (Agribusiness Management) and also hosts two undergraduate final year options under the BSc (Agriculture) in the Faculty of Agriculture as follows:

The Departments runs four postgraduate programmes as follows:

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*MSc Agribusiness Management available on IDL mode.

Cut Off Point for Degree in KNUST Agriculture

An applicant for admission to a degree Programme in the University must have CREDITS in the THREE WASSCE/SSSCE Core Subjects (English Language, Mathematics and Integrated Science), and CREDITS in THREE WASSCE/SSSCE Elective Subjects or its equivalent relevant to the chosen Programme with aggregate 24 or better (WASSCE: A1- C6/SSSCE A-D) D7, E8 & F9 ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE FOR ADMISSION PURPOSES.

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