4. Objectives

4.1 To enhance overall national welfare through peaceful use of nuclear science undertaking its research and development for the economic and social prosperity of the country.

4.2 To regulate, control and monitor the use of nuclear energy as per IAEA guidelines.

4.3  To enhance national capacity by developing, expanding and promoting human resources and physical infrastructures related with nuclear science.

4.4 To take sufficient safety measures for the development and use of  nuclear energy and to enhance public awareness about benefits and consequences of it.