Promoting the art, science and practice of illumination engineering services as associated with built and open environment for the benefit of the public in general.
Advancing education and research in illumination engineering and publishing useful results of this research.
Formulating lighting codes, guides and technical reports and publishing them along with newsletters, journals and books on “illumination”.
Maintaining liaison and technical interaction with national/international organisations concerned with matters related to the science, technology, standardisation and art in the fields of light and lighting.
Co-operation with the Bureau of Indian Standards in their standardisation work in the field of lighting.
Providing guidance to young engineers for career improvement in illumination engineering.
Organizing exhibitions and trade fairs of lighting and allied industries.