The College mission is to develop into national resources that will continue to support the development of Nigeria, its economic diversification to make it responsive to the needs of government, industry and society. Thus, the College will provide:
(a) State-of-art technological and engineering training that prepares the graduates for responsibilities of the workplace.
(b) Qualified and competent Engineers in such areas of specialization as – Structural Engineering, Water Resources Engineering, Highways and Transportation Engineering, Foundation/Geotechnical Engineering Construction Management, Agricultural Machinery, Food Engineering, Biological Engineering, Food Processing, Power Engineering, Software Engineering, Control Engineering, Computer Systems Technology, Corrosion Technology, Extractive Metallurgy, Production Engineering, Aerospace vehicle design and Maintenance Technology, Fluid Engineering, Foundry Technology, Materials development and modelling.
(c) Appropriate research activities, and, hence, produce the most sought-after engineers by all employers of labour, post graduate schools and research institutions.
(d) Industry-institution linkages for mutually beneficial relationships.
(e) A Centre of Excellence in Engineering and Technology in Africa where expertise and facilities to accelerate the pace of industrial development can be provided.
The vision of the college is to become one of the best College of Engineering and Technology in Nigerian with national and international acclaim. It will be a College where the advancement of engineering and technology is continuously dynamic. Its graduates will become very capable and environmental-friendly engineers who would be relevant in the public and private sectors of the economy for rapid industrialization and development of Nigeria.