To impart to the students and research scholars the knowledge based on  considerate enquiry in order to develop their capacity for independent and critical thinking and to acquaint them with the methodology of experimental and investigative academic research.

To conduct the sustained research and thoughtful inquiry in the issues of historical importance and contemporary relevance.

To inculcate the spirit of tolerance and patience in order to promote communal harmony and mutual understanding in a pluralistic society.

To develop the spirit of objective analysis based on impartiality,genuineness, authenticity, legitimacy and relevance.

 To emphasize on the development of skills such as careful reading,recognition and justification of the principles of major world religions.

 To make the students and scholars capable of thinking independently.