To provide scholastic, vocational and spiritual training for the varied ministries of the church, particularly in India, with the following emphases: 1) Bible-centred teaching that is evangelical in theology 2) Holiness of thought and life, prayer, and growth in Christ reflected in the practices by the individuals in community life. 3) The church's mission and witness in the contemporary world under the authority of the Scriptures. 4) Preparing men and women to be leaders with passion for mission, competent to comprehend the human realities, and discernment. 5) To ensure ministerial formations in the life of students within the Senate curricula with an awareness of opportunities and challenges that emerge.
Union Biblical Seminary commits itself to train, equip, nurture and instill in those called by God, Christ-like lifestyle, Biblical teaching and holistic formation for becoming servant leaders and scholar saints in the church's mission in the contemporary world.