To provide goal oriented programmes in selected fields of contemporary studies in a conducive environment for academic, professional and intellectual development.
To provide advocacy and services to the public sector and the civil society through its research endeavours and seminars
To be an academic institution for producing an effective human resource base and to become a centre of excellence for educating and training students, researchers
To provide an internationally competitive environment for perspective postgraduate students by providing targeted teaching, professional education
To foster national consciousness and compassion for the development of enlightened society