·         To qualify of Researchers in the field of nanoscience and nanotechnology;

·         Advance a world-class nanotechnology research and development program;

·         To perform scientific awareness and research culture of nanoscience and its technology among the academic staff;

·         To establish centres of excellence in fundamental and applied sciences research in the field of Synthesis and Chemical Biology, Advanced Materials, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Nanomaterials and Research and Innovation In Sustainable Energy;

·         Transfer of new technologies into products for commercial and public benefit;

·         To undertake the development of scientific based research of strategic importance for government and industry.