The vision of ASAUB is to: (i) develop itself as one of the few great universities in this part of the world and as an abode of excellence in higher education that will attract meritorious students, highly qualified teachers, scholars and researchers (ii) improve the socio-economic condition and the life-style of the people of Bangladesh by offering higher education, research facilities and life skills to the growing generations who would use these for facing the challenges environment of the 21st century and (iii) use the latest ideas and developments in the field of education and research in order to enrich the academic achievements of Bangladesh.
The mission of ASAUB is to offer programs of study appropriate to the needs of the 21st century which are related to progressive activities directly contributing to the socio-economic upliftment and empowerment of the people of the country, development of skilled manpower and inculcation of social and moral values among the youths of Bangladesh. Thus to play a role in poverty alleviation through education is one of the main concerns of ASAUB.
ASAUB works within laws to provide education, research and training, to confer degrees, diplomas and certificates in different branches of knowledge, and to disseminate knowledge in different fields of science and technology, humanities and business, social sciences and law. The level of education includes undergraduate and graduate programs and may extend to research degrees like M.Phil and Ph.D