The objectives of CUG are:
Dissemination and advancement of knowledge by providing instructional and research facilities in various branches of learning.
Making special provisions for integrated courses in humanities, social sciences, science and technology in educational programmes.
Taking appropriate measures for promoting innovations in teaching-learning methods and interdisciplinary training and research.
Educating and training human resource for the country's development.
Establishing academic-industries partnership to promote advancements in science and technology.
Paying special attention to the improvement of social and economic conditions and welfare of the people, especially pertaining to their intellectual, academic and cultural development.