Welcome to the Faculty of Livestock, Fisheries and Nutrition

The Faculty of Livestock, Fisheries and Nutrition (FLFN) along with other three faculties was established in 1999 when the Wayamba Campus was given fully fledged university status as the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka (WUSL). The faculty is located in the city of Makandura of the North Western Province of Sri Lanka, about 60 km forwards north-east of Colombo on the Negombo-Kurunegala road, with close proximity to the major cities of Negombo, Kurunegala and Kuliyapitiya and the Bandaranayake International Airport.

FLFN is well recognized as one of the Sri Lanka’s latest and modern learning and research institutions. Nationally acclaimed for its well qualified teaching staff, experienced researchers and modern high quality learning facilities, the faculty possesses a reputation for quality and excellence in higher education and research. Being the leading education provider in food & nutrition, the faculty has continued to introduce innovative job-oriented subject modules and curricular to cater the needs of the stakeholders in the sector.

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Dean's Message

Dean LFN
Dr M.S.W. De Silva

Dean of the Faculty

You are welcome to the website of the Faculty of Livestock, Fisheries & Nutrition (FLFN) of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. This website brings you details about the faculty, departments, academic programmes and other activities.

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Our Vision

To achieve the excellence and recognition in higher education, research and development of technologies in its mandated areas.

Our mission

To produce graduates with knowledge, skills and competence to meet urgent national needs in the important field of food & nutrition and to develop research and outreach programmes.


Contact Us

Lional Jayathilake Mawatha,
Kuliyapitiya, 60200,Sri Lanka.
Tel : +(94) 37 22 81412, +(94) 37 22 81414, +(94) 37 22 83614
E-Mail :  info@wyb.ac.lk