Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Substantia is a journal published by the Faculty of Ushuluddin, Universitas Islam Negeri (UIN) Ar-Raniry Banda Aceh. The scope of the journal is the result of the research and ideas in conceptual studies of Aqidah, Philosophy, Islamic Thought, Tafsir Hadith, Comparative Religions, Sociology of Religion and Mysticism. The presence of this journal is to respond to and communicate the development of the actual issues academically related sciences, Ushuluddin. The contribution of scholars in sending the manuscript of the article will be very of our appreciation. The journal is published two times a year, April and October


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

An article published in the Journal of the Substantia is an article that can progress in understanding in Islamic studies. With the following conditions:

1. Article has reviews and strong evidence to support the conclusion
2. Article a significant contribution to scientists in a given field
3. Attract researchers in related sciences


Open Access Policy

This journal 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. More...