•To tone up the level of pharmaceutical education and research.
•To produce leaders in the field and provide opportunities for training of future teachers and research scientists for the industry and the profession.
• To be a center for innovation in pharmaceutical sciences and technology.
• To encourage research and studies in new and emerging areas like discovery of pharmacologically active molecules, cellular and molecular biology, immunology and immunodiagnostics, recombinant DNA technology and monoclonal antibody technology, novel drug delivery systems, chemical and biochemical process technology, etc.
• To provide scientific footing to traditional medicines.