To device short term and long term training programmes to create professionals to be employed in the handloom, textile and fashion industry. To undertake, aid, and promote experimental, research, and development programmes on all aspects of Handloom Textile Industry. To device the channels of service in order to built up the closest possible liason between the institute and Handloom, Textile and Fashion production units. To publish research papers, books, periodicals and articles and to assist in the organisation of conferences, seminars, workshops and lectures in subjects connected with the industry. To establish and maintain libraries including Fabric/ screens/ Blocks/ Literature etc. To provide laboratory facilities for testing, raw materials, consumables and furnished goods etc. To work in collaboration with other institutions, organisations, associations, and societies established for the development of Handloom, textile and fashion industry.