• To protect, promote and preserve the cultural heritage of the people of Assam.
  • To set up institutes of dance, drama, music, fine-arts and crafts, etc., for the purpose mentioned above.
  • To promote research in the field of music, dance, drama and fine-arts etc. and publish literature on them.
  • To encourage exchange of ideas and techniques of performing arts, fine-arts and crafts between different ethnic groups of the state.
  • To promote cultural exchange in the field of performing art, fine-arts and crafts with other states.
  • To establish library and museum.