· Engage in research and scholarship activities at the highest international standards and the value of society.
· Conduct major research programmes, which broaden the horizons of knowledge and seek answer to problems of nation building.
· Encourage commitment to lifelong learning among centre members.
· Include among the centre members a culture of commitment to effective dissemination of knowledge and vigorous scholastic research activities with publication of high international standard.
· Provide a platform for centre members to spearhead high quality research.