The main objectives of establishing the Centre for Advanced Instrumentation are listed below:
To promote research in the advanced areas of science and technology.
To provide facilities of advanced analytical instruments to the students, faculty members and researchers of Nirma University, researchers, scientists, students of other academic institutes, research laboratories and industries to carry out testing/measurements related to their research work.
To disseminate the information about the facilities of specialised instruments to scientists and users from academic institutes, R&D laboratories and industries to enable them to carry out measurements for R&D work.
To offer consultancy/testing services to the industry, R&D organisations, etc.
To organise short term training programmes/workshops on the use, applications, maintenance and operation of the available specialised instruments.
To train the manpower for usage, preventive maintenance and repair of specialised instruments.
To provide necessary support to the industry, R&D organisations in design and development of prototype instrument/products.