Author Guidelines


The manuscript is an original work, analytical or theoretical studies in the fields Islamic banking (Journal Scope). Plagiarism in all its forms constitutes unethical publishing behavior is unacceptable. An author is not allowed publish manuscripts describing essentially the same research in more than one journal or primary publication. Submitting the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable.

  1. Manuscripts are written in Indonesian Bahasa or English which comply with the rules of academic writing, in EYD of Bahasa Indonesia or proper grammar in English.
  2. Formatting Guide;
    - The Preliminary section: Contains these informations as follows:
    • The Title, not written in capital letters (no words; Influence, and/or Analysis).
    • The authorship contains full name without academic degrees or titles, accompanied by the author’s affiliation and the email address of each author.
    • Abstract in English and/or Bahasa, single spaced, not exceeding 150 words, containing research objectives, methods, result and implications.

      - Main Section: Introduction, Literature Review, Methods, Result and Discussion, and Conclusion.

      3. Writing Techniques;
      a. Begin the new paragraph using 7 spaces indentation. No additional spaces between paragraphs.
      b. The use of foreign words should be in Italic.
      Page Setup: Left 3cm, right 2.5cm. The top 3cm, bottom 2.5cm.
      d. Tables, pictures and other illustrations should have the clear titles, numbers, years and sources.
      e. Follow the author-date method of in text citation. This means that the author's last name and the year of publication for the source should appear in the text, for example, (Wahyudi, 1998), and a complete reference should appear in the reference list at the end of the paper.
      f. Use endnote instead of footnote for quotation.


Abstracts and keywords

Abstracts are written in Indonesian and English with lengths of 150 words each and are tilted with Garamond 12 typed points with 1 spacing in 1 paragraph. The abstract is arranged with short sentences, clear, coherent, and systematic, and can describe the research process from the research objectives, methods, result and implications.


The introduction should describe the issues discussed, research objectives, elaboration of previous research results, research novelty and research contributions. The introduction is written in Garamond format, Size 12 and Spacing 1.

Literatur Review
Literature review should describe the theory and formulation of hypotheses raised in research. Literature Review is written in Garamond format, Size 12 and Spacing 1.

This section contains the types and sources of data in research and data collection techniques; data analysis methods used in solving research problems. If using function/mathematical equations, as well as tables in that section must be accompanied by an adequate explanation. Methods are written in Garamond format, Size 12 and Spacing 1.

Results and Discussions 

This section consists of results and a discussion of these results. The results obtained from these studies must be supported by sufficient data. The discussion could be supported by tables and the explanation of it. The results of the study are discussed to address the problem formulated, objectives and research hypotheses. It is higly suggested that discussion be focused on the why and how of the research findings can happen and to extend to which the research findins can be applied to other relevant problems.


This section contains answers to the research objectives. Conclusion is presented in one paragraph without numerical form of expression. Explain your research contributions to science and your suggestion and recommendation for the future research. Writing conclusions using the Garamond format, Size 12 and Space 1.



Manuscripts should include adequate reference citations to support methodology and discussion of the research study. Manuscript is expected involve approximately 20-25 primaries and update references to assert a high quality of the contribution to the knowledge development. Citations and references must strictly follow APA (American Psychological Association) style. References should relate only to the content that is cited within the text of the manuscript. References should be those of the last ten years publication (>80%), except for key references (80%). Referring to any textbook should be minimized (<20%). Consulting the APA style manual ( is highly recommended for compiling manuscript submissions. The Authors are recommended to use Mendeley Reference software