In line with the development direction, identity and challenges in the future, the vision of UPI is to be a leading and outstanding university. In the period of 2016-2020, the vision will be focused on educational field in ASEAN.
To actualize the vision, UPI has missions namely:
- to establish education by managing and developing education and disciplines, theology, social, science, formal and applied science proportionally ;
- to conduct research, to create and develop theory and practices as well as any other innovative science based on local wisdom;
- to develop professional education for teacher integrated with academics and professions; and
- To distribute experiences and innovative findings in education and discipline, theology, humaniora, social, science, formal and applied science.
Indonesia University of Education has aims, namely:
- to produce educator, scientist, and expert on all programs of higher education who pious to the Lord and has competitive advantage and comparative global.
- To produce, develop and distribute science and technology to be a prosperous society.