The mission of the society is to promote the research and study of physical sciences in Nigeria and provide effective program in its support. These programs are listed below
#Recognizing the most outstanding Physical Science (Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry) student in Senior Secondary Schools of Nigeria via annual national quiz competition.
#Recognizing the most outstanding researcher of the year in any area of physical sciences. This competition would be open to all Nigerians irrespective of their affiliation to the society. It shall be nicknamed as “Who-is-Who in Nigeria: Discovery Science”.
#Awarding young researcher award" on yearly bases to a Nigeria based researcher who carry out state-of-the-art research in any areas of physical science and who is less than 40 years in the case of men and less than 43 years in the case of women. This would be open to all members of the society.
#Recognizing the work of outstanding students who carry out their research in any areas of physical sciences of any University in Nigeria, approved by the NUC, via awarding the best postgraduate (M.Sc. and PhD) thesis of the year. This would be open to all Nigerian students irrespective of their affiliation to the society.
#Use the donations from individuals and cooperate organizations to support the postgraduate program (2 years for M.Sc. and 3 years for PhD) of the most outstanding Nigeria student who is willing to study any course within the scope of physical sciences in any Federal Universities in Nigeria. This would be open to all members.
# Organizing annual national conferences and journal publication.
#Providing financial support to financially-handicapped students, who are member of the society to attend annual conference of the society or other related international conferences.
#Encouraging research interaction among the members and also cooperate with international physical societies to enhance international collaborations.