• To promote a culture of quality, innovation and research in the higher education sectors in the Asia and the Pacific region.
  • To preserve and enhance the values and cultural diversity of Asia and the Pacific towards better understanding and cooperation for socio-economic development and (universal) peace.
  • To engage with stakeholders of the higher educations and other organizations to further the objectives of AUAP.
  • To maintain a platform for interaction and collaboration among members, and be the voice of universities in Asia and the Pacific region.
  • To promote universal peace and international understanding through education.