To make quality the defining element of higher education in india through a combination of self and external quality evaluation, promotion and sustenance initiatives.
- To arrange for periodic assessment and accreditation of institution of higher education or units there of or specific academic programmes or projects.
- To stimulate the academic environment for promotion of quality of teaching -learning and research in higher education.
- To encourage self evaluation, accountability, autonomy and innovations in higher education.
- To undertake quality-related research students consultancy and training programmes.
- To collaborate with other stake holders of higher education for the quality evaluation, promotion and sustenance.