In order to meet its objectives, FAC implements three closely interrelated programs of functions, these are as follows:


Development, verification and packaging of technologies for the efficient utilization and economic exploitation of the freshwater resources of the country.


Offers alternatives to a degree program in aquaculture by providing concise, comprehensive and practical training courses on the principles and different aspects of aquaculture and closely related fields.


Provides expert and technical advise to farmers as well as  act as resource persons, extend laboratory/analytical assistance, and occasional farm visits.  


Showcases the commercialization of technologies generated in the Center