The vision of UAD is to be an excellent and innovative university that integrates Islamic values and serves the interests of the nation and the people.
The missions of UAD are to:
· implement Al-Islam and Muhammadiyah (AIK) values in all aspects of its activities;
· advance science, technology and art through education, research and community service;
· establish and develop cooperation and collaboration at the local, national and international levels; and
· organize good university governance.
UAD aims to realize:
· the appreciation and practice of AIK values for all academics and students;
· the mastery of science, technology and art that contribute to human life;
· mutually beneficial strategic cooperation with national and international partners;
· an independent, effective, efficient, transparent and accountable university; and
· a prosperous life for academics, educational staff members and the people in general.
The basic behavioral values to achieve the vision, mission and objectives as referred to in point (1), (2) and (3) are: