The royal institute of Health Technology was established to:
Provide causes of instruction leading to the award of Diploma certificates and other distinction in medical and Health Sciences, Health Technology, Environmental, Social and Management Sciences.
To equip well qualified middle-level technical manpower in accordance with the policies of the state and federal ministries of Health and Education to facilitate structure Primary Health Care at all levels.
To conduct researches with particular reference to the development of techniques for enhancing the quality of health care delivery and management in the state.
Conduct conferences, seminars/worships, tours and other associated activities for contributory influence to health care delivery in the country.