To develop technically competent graduates who can apply their acquired knowledge and skills to diversify and industrialize agriculture for socio-economic transformation of the rural society.
To improve the grain yield and value-added traits of different crops; improve the agronomic characteristics of these crops; and provide educational opportunities for students in Agri-extension, Agrieconomics, Agronomy, plant breeding, pathology, soil sciences, entomology etc..
To generate wealth and employment in the sector of agriculture and make Nepalese agriculture competitive.
To conduct various aspects of research about the problems faced by farmers, change agents and agro-industrialists with a view to recommend possible measures in dealing with them.
To achieve economic and environmental sustainability through integrated management of productivity, production, marketing, and end-use of farm produce and to promote the local initiative to address issues like climate change and food security.
To participate effectively in agriculture campaigns, academics and farm-related activities launched by the government, AFU and other agencies.
To support and strengthen the capacity of the farming communities and its association in terms of policy, research, development, and advocacy.