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.