The goal of the Iceland University of the Arts
- Be at the forefront of developing higher education in arts and to offer outstanding student-oriented education.
- Enhance research culture in the academic field of the arts and to become a larger part of Iceland’s research community.
- Expand areas of contact with the community and develop a variety of ways to mediate art and research.
- Bring all activities under one roof by strengthening infrastructure for ideological benefit and a stronger community.