The mission of the College is to acquire, store, develop and grant the necessary knowledge, to mould and breed the necessary competences of leaders and experts, capable of managing the Armed Forces and the other elements of the defense and security systems in both national and union format.
The College implements its mission through:
- training Bulgarian and foreign military officers and civilians, in the course of acquiring higher education;
- providing specialized training of the Command Staff for their management responsibilities at tactical, operational and strategic levels of command and management of the Armed Forces, the Ministry of Defense, state administration, the structures and HQs of NATO and multinational missions;
- conducting scientific research in the field of security and defense.