• To complete the research and study cycle and to deliver research services to executive sectors so that the oil and gas contracts can be optimized

  • To examine the upstream oil and gas contracts in light of the public international law, international trade law and transnational law

  • To examine the effects of removal of international sanctions on Iran’s oil and gas contracts

  • To explain the weaknesses of current system of contract compilation in the Iranian oil and gas industry

  • To find proper contract solutions for the maximum foreign investment attraction in upstream contracts

  • To study Iran’s internal regulatory and legislator system and how it deals with upstream oil and gas