Provide higher education and training programmes in the disciplines of the Humanities and the Social Sciences collaborating with other fields of study wherever necessary to cater to needs of the society. .
Facilitate the provision of higher education and training programmes in the Humanities and the Social Sciences with better interaction among intellectuals, professionals, practitioners, employers, industrialists, policymakers and other stakeholders.
Encourage and support research undertaken by postgraduate students and other researchers of the Institute while maintaining a productive and high quality profile of research through publication and presentation.
Establish effective links in higher education and research programmes with local and/or foreign individuals, groups and organizations with an interest and/or responsibility for all aspects of higher education and research in the Humanities and the Social Sciences.
Disseminate and share knowledge by conducting briefing sessions, symposia, conferences and facilitate publication of research outcomes for the betterment of Society.