• Consolidating the role of “G. S. Rakovski” National Defense College as the only national institution of higher education, qualification and applied scientific research, related to the military aspect of national security, the strategic management of defense and operative command of the Armed Forces.
  • Coordinating the package of competences and skills, granted to the students at the College, with the highest national and international standards, and ensuring its compatibility with those provided by the Defense Colleges in NATO member countries and the European Union, by means of a system which supports quality training, ensures up-to-date development of the academic staff and satisfies students’ demands.
  • Transforming the academic staff into one of the principal mediums for expert support of the national security, defense and military policies of the country.
  • Creating a new information environment for training and scientific research.
  • Supporting opportunities of training throughout one’s professional career.
  • Perspective development of the territory and infrastructure of the National Defense College, corresponding to its role in the creation of strategic leaders.