The Bureau of Research, Testing and Consultation (BRTC) in Agricultural Engineering was established in 1972 at Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh for conducting advanced research in the applied field of science, engineering and technology for an overall development in these lines and for rendering service in the form of consultation and testing with an idea to make available the expertise at the University and outside to general public, for the purpose of promoting one of the causes of Bangladesh Agricultural University.
The overall aims and objectives shall be the development and improvement of economic conditions of Bangladesh with particular reference to agricultural development in Bangladesh.
Faculty members are carrying out research on different science and engineering and development aspects of the country. These researches are usually funded by DFID, FAO, ADB, USAID, ADM Institute etc. The researches are coordinated by the Bureau of Research, Testing and Consultation (BRTC).