Promote humanitarian, scientific and technological contacts, particularly in the field of [higher education];
assist educational institutions in modernizing and increasing their teaching, technical and scientific facilities and in working out advanced and efficient systems of education; assist graduates and alumni in improving and upgrading their professional training in educational and scientific-research institutions and production units;
provide assistance to developing countries by transfering and sharing knowledge for their economic and social advancement; promote activities of NGOs and their networking.
Advanced training programmes for alumni, training and re-training of specialists, different forms of academic mobility of students and personnel; Collection and processing information, compiling reports and education systems; Organization of training courses, conferences, education exhibitions, assistance and consultations on education issues; Functioning of the "International Commision on Recognition and Equivalence", evaluation of study courses, diplomas of educational institutions of the CIS, issues to the holder of a regular Certificate. The Commission consists of representatives of Ministries of education of the CIS countries and observers from the Baltic States. Promotion of NGOs cooperation in the CIS countries.