➊ To provide quality education and make provisions for research and innovation that enables students to achieve bright professional careers.
➋ Develop a institute-wide prominence on leadership as a primary role of the flagship institute.
➌ Enhance the teaching, research and service mission of the institute by retaining and recruiting outstanding faculty and staff.
➍ Advance the institute's academic, research, scholarship and service priorities, consistent with a top tier institute, and continue to promote growth and national prominence in these areas.
➎ Enhance the institute's learning environment to attract and retain excellent students.