The functions of the SLAEB include providing scientific services, conducting manpower development programmes, demonstrating the applications of this technology to potential users, undertaking Research and Development in areas of national relevance and ensuring that all uses of radiation and radioisotopes are carried out according to internationally accepted safety standards.

The Vision

Sustainable Development of the Nation through Nuclear Science and Technology.

The Mission

Promote, encourage peaceful applications of nuclear technology and utilize its benefits for socio-economic development of the country while ensuring safety, security and quality.


Provide radiation protection services to facilitate protection of workers, public and environment from exposure to unwarranted ionizing radiation.