1. To be the foremost Department for producing highly rated graduates in Agriculture-Nutrition, Science and Technology
2. To be a vehicle for attaining primary goals of the National Agricultural Policy of self-sufficiency in food and fibre.
3. To provide knowledge through which food and nutrition security will be assured in line with the university motto: Knowledge, Food and Security.
To provide high quality practical training to students to become professionally competent and confident persons capable of self- employment to develop environment friendly and people sensitive technologies and to enhance the wellbeing of the people through extension and other interventions and thus serving the Nigeria people and the entire world.