To be a leader in science and technology education, knowledge creation and innovation, in an India marching towards a just, inclusive and sustainable society.
To create knowledge through team effort and individually for the benefit of society.
To impart education to produce professionals capable of leading efforts towards innovative products and processes for the development of the Himalayan region in particular and our country and humanity in general.
To inculcate a spirit of entrepreneurship and to impart the ability to devise globally recognized solutions for the problems of society and industry, particularly in the fragile eco-system of the Himalayas.
To train teachers capable of inspiring the next generation of engineers, scientists and researchers.
To work intensely with industry in pursuit of the above goals of education and research, leading to the development of cutting edge and commercially-viable technologies.
To operate in an ambience marked by overriding respect for ability and merit.