Ethiopian Institute of Textile and Fashion Technology [EiTEX] has the following mission:
- To create a suitable and excellent academic environment
- To train students with a high level of competence taking social and industries' needs into consideration.
- To build the capacity of students to be morally concerned about the environment, economic, and social progress.
- To conduct problem-solving research, proper community service, and technology transfer programs.
EiTEX aspires to be one of the top three institutions in Africa in 2025 recognized for its quality education, research, and community service.
The values that describe the Ethiopian Institute of Textile and Fashion Technology are:
- Democratic culture
- Social accountability