The faculty of Arts is considered as one of the main sources of scientific and cultural renaissance. It is one of the most prominent faculties of the Islamic University of Gaza. It always provides excellent opportunity of higher education to its students.


The faculty is one of the most fundamental faculties of the university. It provides the Palestinian community with eligible competencies and human resources necessary to continue the process of construction and development.  



One of the missions of the faculty aims is  represented in reinforcing Islamic moral and cultural values of  generations to be capable of thinking creatively for constructing their future and   to respond to the comprehensive and sustainable plans of development As a  part of this role the faculty is considered as a basic part of the university and one of the main  edifices of higher education in Palestine.


The second of our primary missions is to move forward the frontiers of human knowledge and enrich and elevate the Palestinian people. As a preeminent research-based, land-grant faculty at the Islamic university of Gaza and in Palestine, the faculty of Arts embodies the spirit of excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, and creative activity. 



To achieve such missions the faculty serves our students by teaching them problem solving, leadership and teamwork skills, and the value of a commitment to quality, ethical behavior, and respect for others.

To day we celebrate the thirty first anniversary of establishing the university while the Zionist occupation is still blockading the Gaza Strip by land, sea and air in an attempt to break the will of steadfastness and challenge of our patient and cleating Palestinian people.   The university insists to challenge the blockade and to   celebrate this occasion. And to achieve it’s missions.


The faculty of Arts at the Islamic university has the vision of leading an increasing number of academic and public service activities that benefit the local community, the Arab and Islamic nations, and ultimately all seekers of knowledge worldwide.  



Further, the faculty is looking to create and disseminate knowledge and art through research and creative inquiry, teaching, and learning, and to transfer our intellectual and artistic product to enhance society in meaningful and sustainable ways


Based on our Islamic and traditional cultural values, we strive for achieving other values like:

Quality and Excellence:

We hold our values according to extremely high standards, honoring lofty ambitions and the pursuit of excellence through a commitment to the rigorous intellectual standards in teaching, learning and innovation.

Leadership and Teamwork:

We are committed to promoting individual and institutional leadership roles, which drive social development, professionalism, responsibility, and innovation. collaboration and cooperation are recognized as necessary means of attaining excellence.

Fairness and Integrity:

We abide by the principles of social justice, and equal opportunity, holding members of our community to the highest standards of honesty, respect, and professional ethics.

Lifelong Learning:

We are committed to lifelong learning inside and outside the IUG community, ensuring continued intellectual growth and welfare of society.