Bangladesh Open University (BOU) implements its field-level activities through RCs. BOU already established a country-wide network through RCs and sub-RCs to cater to mass people who are out of conventional educational setting for various socio economic reasons. In this way, RCs are playing central role the actives of RCs are given bellow:

  1. Implementation of all academic programs as per BOU rules & regulations.
  2. Publishing admission advertisement in daily newspaper.
  3. Distributing study materials to Regional Centers (RCs), Sub-Regional Centers (SRCs) and Study Centers (SCs) of BOU.
  4. Supervising and controlling administrative management of Sub-Regional Centers (SRC).
  5. Selecting and managing of Study Centers (SC).
  6. Ensuring the facilities of Study Centers.
  7. Issuing appointment letter for tutors of Study Centers (SC).
  8. Arranging training session, workshop and meetings.
  9. Arranging workshop for raising awareness regarding public relations activities.
  10. Ensuring, library, audio, video, radio & television facilities.
  11. Arranging counseling and guidance for learners.
  12. Involve the learners in academic programs.
  13. Taking initiative to improve the co-curricular activities.
  14. Selecting, organizing and managing of examination centers.
  15. Distributing results and necessary academic papers.
  16. Coordinating & making liaison with schools, divisions and other offices.
  17. Managing Finance and preservation of official records and documents.
  18. Preparing and submitting the yearly report of SSS Division to the authority.
  19. Collecting of students information & preserve the all kinds of academic rewards.
  20. Others responsibilities which is impose by BOU authority.