The mission of the University of Vocational Technology is to provide services in human resources, curriculum,learning resources development, research and consultancy to achieve professional excellence with ethical rectitude and to liaise with global TVET sector, academic community and Industry Objective. The general objective of the UNIVOTEC is to provide progressive upward movement to the students in the technical education and vocational training system, based on their aptitudes and abilities, to acquire university education. The specific objectives of the UNIVOTEC are:
To provide pedagogical training up to degree level for trainers serving in the technical and vocational education sector and industry
To provide courses of study for middle level technical personnel, with qualifications acceptable for admission to UNIVOTEC, up to degree level,
To provide courses of study for those with National Vocational Qualifications to upgrade their competencies and acquire a degree level qualifications
To provide extension courses on continuous professional development.