Department of Applied Nutrition


About Us

In the Applied Nutrition specialization, students will take a holistic look at nutrition. They will explore the nutrients in food and learn about the behaviors and social factors behind the dietary choices we make. They will learn and create healthy meals, study how food can help prevent chronic diseases and have the chance to assist people across the lifespan who want to improve their overall health.

Why Choose Us


Three Major Streams tailor-made for global standards with
Highly qualified teaching staff and years of training and research in Nutrition with international research collaborations

Our Mission


The mission of the Department of Applied Nutrition is to improve nutrition and health status of the population in Sri Lanka through; Learning, Research Service and and Practice

Our Vision


Our vision is to achieve excellence in higher education, research & technology, training and developing human resources to meet national & global needs

Faculty of Livestock, Fisheries & Nutrition


About the Faculty

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). 

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Wayamba University of Sri Lanka


About the University

Wayamba University of Sri Lanka is the thirteenth national university in Sri Lanka. It was established as the Affiliated University College of North Western Province in 1991 and was named a full flagged university as Wayamba University of Sri Lanka in 1999.