• Providing a wide range of knowledge in genetics and biotechnology which the graduate can use it in the field of improving the agricultural production in general.
  • Providing academic curriculum that serve the faculty’s different educational programs and ensuring that they are keeping pace with the rapid ongoing development in genetics and biotechnology without neglecting student’s familiarity with basic genetics on which modern genetics has been based.
  • Improving student’s applied and scientific skills in the modern techniques of biotechnology to prepare him for a high competitive level in labor market.
  • A high level of supervising, training, and qualifying for postgraduate studies’ students to prepare distinct researchers in genetics and biotechnology capable of contributing to improving environment and agricultural sector in addition to academic and research sector.
  • Developing research plans to keep up with the contemporary needs and the increasing advances in genetics applications in order to upgrade them to the international levels.
  • Conducting studies and scientific researches to solve the problems which relate to agriculture in Upper Egypt.
  • Holding training courses that contribute in improving scientific efficiency of the graduates to keep up with the scientific progress and labor market’s needs.
  • Participating in the scientific publishing works and national and international scientific conferences.
  • Strengthening scientific connections with the other universities and local, Arab, and foreign scientific authorities within the general policy of  the state.