Welcome to the Department of Animal Production and Health

The Department of Animal Production and Health was established in the 2014/2015 academic year. The Department offers a 4-year Bachelor of Science undergraduate degree in Animal Production and Health. The programmes have been designed to produce confident professionals who are versatile with the needed knowledge and skill to provide crucial solutions to the ever evolving and expanding livestock industry in Ghana and beyond.

The Department’s current areas of specialization are within

  • Animal nutritional science
  • Genetics and Breeding
  • Animal Health and
  • Animal biotechnology.



Name Qualification Designation Area of Specialization
Yaw Oppong Frimpong PhD (KNUST), MSc. (KNUST),




Human –Animal Zoonotic Interaction, Animal nutrition, Organic
Ernest Darkwah Yeboah MA (JAU- China)

BSc. (UG)

Assistant Lecturer Animal Nutrition, Feed Science, Nutritional Physiology
Addison Duodu PhD (UEW)


B.Ed. (UEW)

Assistant Lecturer Animal Breeding and Genetics, Animal welfare
Christian Asumah MSc. (KNUST)

BSc. (UDS)

Assistant Lecturer  Genetics, Applied Poultry Science, Applied feed formulation