To become a Centre of Excellence in Civil Engineering Education, Research and Consultancy.
- To produce leaders in the field of Civil Engineering along with its subgroups at graduate, post-graduate and doctoral level, so as to be able to serve the society competently, collaboratively and ethically as Planners, designers, constructors and operators of the built environment.
- To excel in Consultancy and R&D in Civil Engineering.
- To generate new knowledge by engaging in cutting edge research and to promote academic growth by offering state of the art undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral programs.
- To identify, based on an informed perception of Indian, regional and global needs, area of specialization upon which the institute can concentrate.
- To undertake collaborative projects which offer opportunities for long-term interaction with academic and industry.
- To develop human potential to its fullest extent so that intellectually capable and imaginatively gifted leaders can emerge in a range of professions.