Mission of this Centre

a) To provide higher education, training and conduct researcher grading the survey, exploitation, long term planning as well as proper utilization of living and non-living resourcesintheBayofBengalandtobuildupefficientmanpowerinthedifferent fields of oceanograph

b) To give higher education, training and conduct research on Marine Spatial Planning, Ocean Governance, Marine Protected Area (MPA), Marine Conservation, Marine Biogeography, Marine Biodiversity, Area beyond National Juries diction i.e. The international laws of the sea in the High Sea/Deep Sea (especially UNCLOS), Genetic Diversity and Biological Resource Management in the international waters i.e., area beyond national jurisdiction (ABNJ).

c) To arrange training and higher education for the officers and staffs from the government, NGOs and associated organizations with a view to enhance the capability of the Government of Bangladesh to ensure the proper utilization and sustainable management of the oceanic resource

d) To collaborate with different renowned universities in the world for collaborative research and higher education program by exchanging students and academics.

e) In order to pursue regular national orienteer national seminar/symposium/workshop/lecture and speech on different fields of oceanography.

f) To conduct joint research collaboration on ocean governance.