The stated goals of the academy as laid down in its Constitution are:

  • To become an institution of quality research and education in relation to adivasi development and social dynamics;
  • To translate the study and research undertaken at the Academy into interventions for empowerment of marginalized communities;
  • To nurture a community of Adivasi thinkers and new thought processes so as to facilitate social transformation;
  • To become a national institution for research, reference and the study of social dynamics.