Coldwater fisheries and aquaculture to be an important economic activity in upland region for livelihood security and ecotourism
To become a Centre of excellence for assessing and managing coldwater fishery resources, development technologies and models of hill aquaculture and formulating strategies for holistic growth of the sector
1. Basic, strategic and applied research in coldwater fisheries and aquaculture
2. Act as repository of hill fisheries resources
3. Human Resource Development through training, education and extension.