Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Ilmiah Islam Futura which is published by Center for Research and Publication, Institute for Research and Community Service (LP2M/LPPM) in cooperation with Graduate Program of State Islamic University (UIN) Ar-Raniry Banda Aceh focuses to publish research articles in Islamic studies field twice a year. It’s scope consists of (1) Islamic theology; (2) Islamic law; (3) Islamic education; (4) Islamic mysticism and philosophy; (5) Islamic economics; (6) Study of tafsir and hadith; and (7) Islamic art and history.


Section Policies

Back Matter

Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Jurnal Ilmiah Islam Futura uses double-blind review policy, in which both the author(s)' and the reviewer(s)' identity is kept hidden until the manuscript is accepted for further editing and publication.

Each submitted manuscript is evaluated on the following basis:

  1. The originality of its contribution to the field of scholarly publishing;
  2. the soundness of its theory and methodology given the topic;
  3. the coherence of its analysis;
  4. its ability to communicate to readers (grammar and style)

Normal turn-around time for screening and evaluation of manuscripts is four to six months from the date of receipt. Based on reviewers’ recommendations, the Editorial Board of Islam Futura has fully rights to decide article status (whether accepted, or not). Articles submitted to the Journal of Islam Futura can use one either English, Arabic, or Bahasa Indonesia. However, writing abstracts in English is a must.


Open Access Policy

The journal of Islam Futura provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.