Contribute to raising the role of science in national culture and the dissemination of scientific method in society, promoting scientific and technical activity, recognizing outstanding scientists and groups. Contribute to raising the level of scientific and technical manpower in the country, especially the younger generation. Promote and strengthen inter-academic links with international organizations and counterparts in other countries. Act as an organ of consultation multirramal any relevant scientific and technical issues in the country.
The Academy of Sciences of Cuba is an official institution of the Cuban state, national, independent and consultative nature in science, continuing the Royal Academy of Medical, Physical and Natural Sciences of Havana, founded on May 19, 1861, attached to the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment.