Vision, Mission, Objectives

IIFS Vision

IIFS will be a self-sustaining internationally known centre of excellence in inter-disciplinary education, research and development for food security. 

 IIFS Mission

The mission of IIFS is to develop human resources and provide services through collaborative and integrated approach towards solving the food security and related problems of Bangladesh.

 IIFS Objectives

The key objectives and activities of the institute under these shared vision and mission may be specified (but not confined to) as follows:

  • To offer new accredited MS, PGD, short courses and PhD program in the interdisciplinary areas of agriculture.
  • To undertake research relating to inter- and multi-disciplinary areas of agriculture.
  • To work as an umbrella organization of BAU as well as the country for leading and hosting inter- and multi-disciplinary research in agriculture.
  • To develop collaborations between BAU, BARC, NARS and relevant Dutch Institutions.
  • To offer consultancy services in the integrated disciplines of agriculture.
  • To offer laboratory analysis services in the integrated disciplines of agriculture.
  • To work for mainstreaming gender in agriculture.


For details, please read the IIFS Ordinance approved by BAU Syndicate [click HERE to download]