To evolve standardised materials and processes for selection, training, support and sustenance of entrepreneurs, potential and existing.
To help/support and affiliate institutions/organisations in carrying out training and other entrepreneurship development related activities.
To serve as an apex national level resource institute for accelerating the process of entrepreneurship development ensuring its impact across the country and among all strata of the society.
To provide vital information and support to trainers,promoters and entrepreneurs by organising research and documentation activities relevant to entrepreneurship development.
To train trainers, promoters and consultants in various areas of entrepreneurship development.
To offer consultancy nationally/internationally for promotion of entrepreneurship and small business development.
To provide national/international forums for interaction and exchange of experiences helpful for policy formulation and modification at various levels.
To share international experience and expertise in entrepreneurship development.
To share experience and expertise in entrepreneurship development across national frontiers.