"The National University of Medical Sciences aims to emerge as a comprehensive residential institution responsive to technological change, dedicated to excellence and committed to international educational and research needs of the country. NUMS will continue to champion a tradition of distinguished teaching, research and service through evolving undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level programmes of study in various disciplines in collaboration with renowned universities inside the country and abroad."

"Besides traditional fields of Medicine & Surgery, Basic Medical Sciences, Bio Medical Technologies and Veterinary Science, NUMS envisages higher education in these disciplines. In recognition of its place in the human society, the University will celebrate a faculty, staff and student body which will reflect the diversity of our nation. The University is entrusted with the responsibility of producing culturally enlightened, technologically knowledgeable, academically competent and research-oriented graduates who are prepared to lead, inspire and serve our great traditions. The University commits itself and all its resources to this trust and responsibility"