University description (as per official university website)
It is the mission of CEFET Ouro Preto
To train skilled, competent, creative and attentive to the needs of adaptation to environmental changes and the changing society.
Creating citizens aware of their professional ethics in the various sectors of the economy for social welfare, bringing men together and respecting the individual being.
Promoting education, research and extension of their practice curriculum producing scientific knowledge, technological and humanistic to the serious pursuit of knowledge and continuing to be, think and do for an education awareness.
In his teaching methods, weave the thread that binds all these provisions that make the institution, in fact, an education center.