Journal of
Law Review

ISSN :  0973-2918

Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws,
International Islamic University Malaysia, Jalan Gombak, Malaysia

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ISSN :  0973-2918

Open AccessThis journal also publishes Open Access articles

Aim and Scope

The Journal of Islamic Law Review is a peer-reviewed journal. Journal of Islamic Law Review is an annual refereed journal on various contemporary issues pertaining to (Shyariah) Islamic law that are agitating minds of intellectuals having insight in the subject. The thrust areas might be marriage and divorce, khul, succession, guardianship, adoption, maintenance, Islamic criminal law, protection to offenders, compensation to victims, Islamic procedural law, human rights in Islam, environmental law, labour law, revenue law, securities law, legal aspects of Islamic banking and finance, law pertaining to trust and endowments, and other topics that demand re-consideration. In addition to these, articles on harmonization of civil law and Islamic law, which is the most warranted exercise in the contemporary world, will also be welcomed. This has to be noted that articles submitted for publication should have balanced ideas supported with logical reasons. The article should have some original ideas so that it contributes to the existing knowledge and offers fruitful suggestions that can help solving intricate legal problems.


Abstract Guidelines: Abstracts must include sufficient information for reviewers to judge the nature and significance of the topic, the adequacy of the investigative strategy, the nature of the results, and the conclusions. The abstract should summarize the substantive results of the work and not merely list topics to be discussed. An abstract is an outline/brief summary of your paper and your whole project. It should have an intro, body and conclusion. It is a well-developed paragraph, should be exact in wording, and must be understandable to a wide audience. Abstracts should be no more than 250 words, formatted in Microsoft Word, and single-spaced, using size 12 Times New Roman font. Abstracts highlight major points of your research and explain why your work is important; what your purpose was, how you went about your project, what you learned, and what you concluded. If your title includes scientific notation, Greek letters, bold, italics, or other special characters/symbols, do make sure they appear correctly.   

Focus of the journal: Law, Islamic Law, Human Rights. 

Started: 2005-2006

Submission: Authors are requested to submit their papers electronically to

Indexing & Abstracting: JILR is index in Worldcat, JstorGoogle Scholar, Research Gate...

Frequency: Two issues per year. 

Article Processing Charges: There is no article article processing charges in the journal. 

Readership: The journal is useful for the Management colleges, University, Industry Individual,  

Plagiarism: All the articles will be check through Turnitin Software before the publication of the journal. 

Abbreviation: Jr. Islamic. Law Rev. 

The Journal of Islamic Law Review currently has an acceptance rate of 21%. The average time between submission and final decision is
1 month and the average time between acceptance and publication is 3 to 4 month. 

Review Process: This journal uses double-blind review, which means that both the reviewer and author identities are concealed from the reviewers, and vice versa, throughout the review process. The articles is submitted to minimum 3 reviewers specialize on the topic for their reviews.    

Corrections to Published Work: 

Honest errors are a part of research and publishing and require publication of a correction when they are detected. We expect authors to inform the Journal’s Editor of any errors of fact they have noticed or been informed of in their article once published. Corrections are made at the journal’s discretion. The correction procedure depends on the publication stage of the article, but in all circumstances a correction notice is published as soon as possible. Details can be found on the Call for Papers section of the journal website. 

Retractions: Retractions are considered by journal editors in cases of evidence of unreliable data or findings, plagiarism, duplicate publication, and unethical research. We may consider an expression of concern notice if an article is under investigation. All retraction notices will explain why the article was retracted. The retraction procedure depends on the publication stage of the article.

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Vol. 16  No. 1 (June, 2020)                  Vol. 16 No. 2 (December 2020)

Vol. 15  No. 1 (June, 2019)                   Vol. 15 No. 2 (December 2019)

Vol. 14  No. 1 (June, 2018)                   Vol. 14 No. 2 (December 2018)

Vol. 13  No. 1 (June, 2017)                   Vol. 13 No. 2 (December 2017)

Vol. 12  No. 1 (June, 2016)                  Vol. 12 No. 2 (December 2016)

Vol. 11  No. 1 (June, 2015)               Vol. 11 No. 2 (December 2015)

Vol. 10  No. 1 (June, 2014)              Vol. 10 No. 2 (December 2014)

Vol. 9 No. 1-2 (January-December 2013)

Vol. 8 No. 1-2 (January-December 2012)

Vol. 7  No. 1 (June, 2011)                  Vol. 7 No. 2 (December 2011)

Vol. 6 No. 1-2 (January-December 2010)

Vol. 5 No. 1-2 (January-December 2009)

Vol. 4 No. 1-2 (January-December 2008)

Vol. 1-3 (2005-2007)

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