The Bangladesh Academy of Science (BAS) was established in 1973 by Bangladesh Govornment . Its now located in National Science & Technology Museum Bhaban, Agargaon, Dhaka-1207, . Its major aim is to (i) To promote research in pure and applied sciences and their practical applications to problems of national welfare in Bangladesh.
(ii) To disseminate scientific knowledge among the people.
(iii) To publish proceedings, journals, memoirs, transactions and other publications on scientific subjects.
(iv) To hold conferences, symposia, seminars, workshops, lectures etc on scientific topics of national and international importance either alone or in collaboration with local or international organizations and institutions.