The Agricultural Academy is a unified scientific structure with centralized management with a coordinating function and research units that implement elements of globally and nationally significant scientific projects. Its role as a national autonomous budget organization to the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forestry is for research, for application, servicing and auxiliary activities in the field of agriculture, livestock and food industry. It is carried out within the framework of the state agricultural policy and in compliance with the Common Agricultural Policy of the European Union.
Its leading role is to help strengthen and strengthen the link between education, science and business in Bulgarian agriculture. For this purpose, there are priorities identified with the branches, producers, the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry (MAF) and other users of its scientific products.
Its main direction is the development of the "Bulgarian" with the cultivation of Bulgarian varieties, hybrids, breeds. In this direction, it seeks and develops the specific, unique in small, boutique production with high added value. There is a real legal opportunity for its scientific collectives to benefit from the realization of scientific products - technologies, varieties, programs, consultations, etc.
The Agricultural Academy participates in international projects and stimulates proposals to its scientists for work in leading agricultural companies and institutions, in foreign delegations arriving for exchange of experience. It solves complex problems in agricultural production and the agrarian economy by creating strong teams from all competent structural units in the Academy and beyond. It seeks the opportunity to efficiently manage financial resources, at least those who earn themselves, in order to minimize external administration. With its scientific expertise in the field of: conservation and rational use of soils, water basins and fishery resources; ecology and environmental protection; plant and livestock farming; fisheries and aquaculture; food and food industries; the agrarian economy and others. performs activities that are assigned by the Ministry of Environment and Waters, the Ministry of Environment and Waters, other departments and institutions as well as local and regional authorities.
The Agricultural Academy works for the prosperity of state science, whose funding will gradually lead to European and world standards in Bulgarian agriculture.