I. Conduct capacity building activities in research skills
II. Conduct collaborative research with teachers on classroom practice in various SMT subjects
III. Conduct researches on the would be produced products as well as utilization of the produced products in line with the intended use
IV. Conduct JETS activities which will include learners, teachers college students and college lectures
V. Engage industry in adoption/sponsorship of innovative projects for further development or improvement.
VI. Carry out research on topical issues surrounding SMT education, and in education in general
VII. Research to inform policy on concept of Technical Schools