The Faculty of Renewable Natural Resources of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology remains a major training ground for medium to high level professionals in the sustainable management and utilisation of the nation’s renewable natural resources. The Faculty is recognised for its high quality education and impeccable contribution to scientific research in development and preservation of the country’s natural resources. The Faculty also conducts development-oriented research towards the improvement of the agricultural and fisheries sectors.
The Faculty reaches out to society to promote and create awareness in the need to sustainably utilise the natural resources without sacrificing the integrity of the environment. The contributions of the faculty’s activities are crucial for the socio-economic development of Ghana and the sub-region. The faculty achieves its mandate through teaching, research and service to the community. It offers the opportunity to students at the tertiary level by enabling students to acquire the necessary knowledge and experiences to work on their own and to develop their leadership competencies to embark on scientific activities for the benefit of society.
The faculty has five academic departments namely;
In addition, the Faculty runs a separate postgraduate programme, GIS (Naturium), under the auspices of ITC (Netherlands)