The objects of the Commission are to regulate tertiary education in all its forms with a view to promote:
(a) efficient and effective administration and accreditation of tertiary education institutions;
(b) principles of the provision of consistent quality of service by tertiary education institutions;
(c) advancement and application of knowledge through teaching, scholarly research and collaboration with industry and public sector; and
(d) the development of appropriate human capital for the sustainable advancement of the national economy.