To impart high quality education, training and specialized knowledge to different target groups including teacher trainees, educators, research scholars and other key change agents to develop their competencies in accordance with the best emerging trends on the principles of autonomy, excellence, self-sufficiency, collaboration and innovation.

To promote and develop multifaceted abilities, skills, capacities and values so as to promote optimal human resources development among individuals by way of arranging special programmes and thus open new avenues of employment and professional development.

To evolve and adopt modern, innovative and diverse strategies imparting and promoting high quality learning, training, new pedagogies and technologies in diverse fields of education and other related disciplines.
To promote and undertake research and publications, using multi-media and also to participate in collaborative programmes with other institutions and agencies for achieving desirable goals.

To provide consultancy services on resource generating basis to the institutions, agencies and individuals in those areas in which expertise is available in the institution and to establish linkages with institutions having similar goals.

To offer facilities and programmes for specialization, continuing education and open learning, extension education, special education, women empowerment, environment, moral education and research etc. in diverse areas including interdisciplinary programmes using formal and non-formal techniques to benefit different segments of the society including vulnerable and neglected sections of the society.

To set up specialized units/centres, training centres etc. to extend education, training and research programmes/activities.