Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Ulul Albab publishes articles on Islam Studies covering both literary and fieldwork studies. The journal puts emphasis on aspects related to Islamic studies with special reference to Islamic Law, Islamic Education, Islamic politics, society, theology, Quran Hadith, Islamic philosophy.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Every submitted paper is independently reviewed by at least one peer-reviewers. Decision for publication, amendment, or rejection is based upon their reports/recommendation. If reviewers consider a manuscript unsuitable for publication in this journal, a statement explaining the basis for the decision will be sent to the authors within six months of the submission date.

Screening Plagiarism Policy

All articles submitted will be screened for plagiarism by Turnitin.

Several questions to review the article including qualifications below:

1. References of the article more than 80% are the result of research
2. References of the article more than 80% are the latest reference (10 years ago)
3. References of the article more than 50% are scientific journals
4. The novelty in the article
5. The logical structure of writing in the article
6. The depth and sharpness of arguments and analysis in the article


Open Access Policy

This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.