The broad aims and objects of the Maulana Azad Memorial Academy, Lucknow are as follows:
In its establishment since 1978, Maulana Azad Memorial Academy has envisioned to promote Maulana Azad's unfalling patriotic and democratic values, educational ideals, and his principles of National Integration and Communal Harmony among the Indians. It seeks to highlight Azad's sacrifices for India in the political, social, educational and religious realms and his invaluable services as the First Education Minister of independent India.
The academy aims and strives to introduce this towering figure of Indian political scenario afresh to the modern generation by actively holding seminars for discussions and debates, organizing educational contests in schools and colleges and publishing books and the monthly journal, Azad Academy Journal.
Azad Academy Journal, a monthly journal published by the academy in the English, Hindi and Urdu languages aims to further Azad's ideals, sacrifices and contributions through academic research to a wider public in India and abroad.
From a broader perspective, Maulana Azad Memorial Academy endeavours to realize a society and nation of secular and scientific temperament as envisioned by Azad decades ago.