The University of Khartoum - by virtue of its position as the mother for all Sudanese universities is entrusted with:
- Providing a variety of high quality programs both at undergraduate and postgraduate education levels for all specializations and disciplines.
- Providing education and training services of the highest level in accordance with international standards and with values that are derived from the Sudanese culture.
- Embracing modern concepts in all it provides and nurturing research environments with the aim of raising the competence of students to a high standard that would enable them to undertake the responsibility of work and interaction with the society at both national and international levels.
- Fulfilling the needs of the society and the requirements for development and directing these needs and requirements. The University is capable of achieving this as it is the intellectual reserve and stock of knowledge of the country.