BSRI has been set up with the aim to fulfill the following objectives:
- Encourage research work to create a vast body of knowledge in Behavioral Science, and quality of life improvement for both the individuals and the society.
- Produce graduate students who are competent in behavioral science research, and uphold research ethics.
- Enhance the research atmosphere and stimulate cooperation in the multidisciplinary research arena.
- Disseminate academic knowledge and provide behavioral science research training.