To become an innovative, independent, and leading university in the field of the (Three Pilar Education) tridharma of higher education to create an academic community that fears God Almighty and has character towards a global socio-technopreneur university.
- Organizing excellent quality higher education based on competence to produce graduates who have religious values, are independent, social, ethical, have good attitude, good character, think critically, creative, have a spirit of mutual cooperation, and prioritize the values of the Syiah Kuala University, and are empowered high competitiveness at national and global levels;
- Carrying out high-quality research and community service, excellent, innovative, and sustainable to support the development of regional, national, and global;
- Strengthening and expanding the network of institutional cooperation at the national and global levels in order to develop and preserve the findings of science, technology, culture, humanities, sports, language, art, and literature;
- Implementing integrated quality management in the field of education through the application of the principles of transparency, participatory, productive, effective, and efficient as well as organizing higher education with good governance and independence through institutional development that refers to quality so that it is able to compete at the global level.
- Produce graduates who have religious values, independent, social, ethical, good attitude, good character, think critically, and creatively, have a spirit of mutual cooperation by prioritizing human values, and are highly competitive at national and global levels who are able to apply the value of Syiah Kuala;
- To become a university that has an innovative, independent, excellent, and leading in the fields of education, culture, research, and community service in the national and global levels;
- Become an excellent partner for regional, national and global development;
- Become a pioneer university as a reference for partners and stakeholders;
- To become a university that has an innovative, independent, excellent, leading, the participatory, transparent, and accountable university with good governance characteristics so that it has high competitiveness and high quality at the national and global levels.