The Department of Musicology at the Faculty of Fine Arts aims to be a beacon of innovation among other musicology departments in the Palestinian universities. The department also aims at providing the highest quality education in musicology and supplying governmental and private institutions with qualified graduates in music who will be preserving the heritage of Palestinian folk music and promoting awareness of musical culture.

The department aspires to enhance the quality of music education and promote scientific research, creativity and excellence among students and employees to adequately match the labour market’s needs and produce competent graduates who will be able to teach music and spread the art of fine music.