RP has the following main mission:

Url: www.rp.ac.rw

1° To prepare technical and vocational education curricula for their use at various technical and vocational training levels and submit them to the competent authority for approval;

2° To offer technical and vocational courses leading to certificate or diploma;

3° To provide science and technology based technical and vocational training as well as education which enable the beneficiary to create jobs for personal development and contribute to national development;

4° To carry out and promote research and technology in technical and vocational fields and disseminate their findings to foster national development;

5° To participate in the discovery, exchange and preservation of knowledge in  technical and vocational field ;

6° To promote education, culture and Rwandan values;

7° To impart knowledge required to provide technical and vocational education and apprenticeship training;

8° To offer in-service training to practitioners in various fields to develop their technical and vocational skills;

9° To coordinate programmes and activities aimed at developing teaching and research staff within institutions of technical and vocational education, upgrade their knowledge and skills capacities and improve their management;

10° To contribute to finding solutions to other problems related to national development;

11° To cooperate and collaborate with other national, regional or international institutions with similar mission in order to achieve its mission.