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Studi Multidisipliner aims to promote scientific publication on Islam and Muslim culture in its broadest sense covering textual, historical, and empirical aspects, both classical/medieval, modern, and contemporary periods in the Islamic World and beyond. This journal encompasses original research articles based on library and/or empirical research in the field of Islamic studies, especially on, but not limited to, eight main topics: (1) Islamic Education; (2) Islamic Law; (3) Islamic Economics; (4) Islamic Broadcasting Communication; (5) Islamic Thought and Philosophy; (6) Islamic History. It encourages articles that employ a multi-disciplinary approach to those topics. Scholars from any country and region concerned with Islam and its manifestation throughout Muslim history and geography in the Islamic World and beyond can submit their articles to Studi Multidisipliner and use this open access journal. Novelty and recency of issues, however, are the priority in publishing.


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Some policies in the review of Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman.
  1. The reviewers will review the submitted article that follows the guidelines and template of the journal provided
  2. The review process in this journal employs a double-blind peer-review, which means that both the reviewer's and author's identities are concealed from the reviewers, and vice versa.
  3. In the review process, the article will be reviewed by at least two reviewers to ensure its quality of the article.
  4. In the review process, the reviewers ensure the quality of the articles of their title, abstract, discussion and conclusion. Besides, the reviewers also address the novelty and its contribution to the scientific discussion and verify the plagiarism and ethics of publication.
  5. The reviewer also provides feedback on whether the article is accepted, rejected or needs minor or major revision


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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.


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Publication Ethics

Studi Multidisipliner: Journal of Islamic Studies, is one of the journals published by IAIN Padangsidimpuan, with E-ISSN numbers:  2477-0280 and P-ISSN: 2355-7850 First published in 2014, as well as two editions each year, namely the June and December editions.

This statement of scientific publication ethics is a statement of the code of ethics of all parties involved in the publication process of this scientific journal, namely managers, editors, bestari partners, and authors. The Code of Ethics for Scientific Publications in essence upholds three ethical values in publications, namely 1) Neutrality, namely being free from conflicts of interest in the management of publications; 2) Justice, i.e. granting authorship rights to the rightful as authors; and 3) Honesty, which is free from duplication, fabrication, falsification, and plagiarism in publications.

Duties and Responsibilities of Journal Managers

  1. Determine the name of the journal, scientific scope, permanence, and accreditation if necessary.
  2. Determine the membership of the board of editors.
  3. Defines the relationship between publishers, editors, peer reviewers, and other parties to a contract.
  4. Respect confidential matters, whether for contributing researchers, authors/writers, editors, or peer reviewers.
  5. Apply norms and provisions regarding intellectual property rights, especially copyright.
  6. Review journal policies and communicate them to authors, editors, peer reviewers, and readers.
  7. Create code behavior guidelines for editors and peer reviewers.
  8. Publish journals regularly.
  9. Ensure the availability of sources of funds for the sustainability of journal publishing.
  10. Build a network of cooperation.
  11. Prepare for licensing and other legality aspects.

Duties and Responsibilities of Editors

  1. Bringing together the needs of readers and authors/writers,
  2. Strive to improve the quality of publications on an ongoing basis,
  3. Implement a process to ensure the quality of published written works,
  4. Promoting freedom of expression objectively,
  5. Maintain the integrity of the author's academic track record,
  6. Submit corrections, clarifications, withdrawals, and apologies if necessary,
  7. Responsible for the style and format of the written work, while the content and all statements in the written work are the responsibility of the author / author,
  8. Actively solicit the opinions of authors, readers, peer reviewers, and editors to improve the quality of publications,
  9. Encourage the assessment of the journal if there are findings,
  10. Support initiatives to reduce research and publication errors by requesting authors to attach an Ethics Crane form that has been approved by the Ethics Crane Commission,
  11. Support initiatives to educate researchers on publication ethics,
  12. Assessing the effect of published policies on the attitudes of authors/authors and peer reviewers and correcting them to increase responsibility and minimize errors,
  13. Have an open mind to new opinions or views of others that may conflict with personal opinions,
  14. Not defending the opinions of oneself, the author or third parties which may result in non-objective decisions,
  15. Encourage authors/writers, so that they can make improvements to the written work until it is worthy of publication.

Duties and Responsibilities of Mitra Bestari

  1. Receive an assignment from the editor to review the paper and submit the results of the review to the editor, as material for determining the feasibility of a written work to be published.
  2. The reviewer shall not conduct a review of the written work involving himself, either directly or indirectly
  3. Maintain author privacy by not disseminating corrections, suggestions, and recommendations by providing criticism, suggestions, feedback, and recommendations
  4. Encourage authors/writers to make improvements to the written work
  5. Review the corrected papers in accordance with predetermined standards.
  6. The paper is reviewed in a timely manner according to the style of publication based on scientific rules (data collection method, author's legality, conclusions, etc.).

Duties and Responsibilities of the Author/Writer

  1. Ensure that those on the author/author list meet the criteria as authors/writers.
  2. Collectively responsible for the work and content of the article including methods, analysis, calculations, and details.
  3. Declare the origin of resources (including funding), either directly or indirectly.
  4. Explain the limitations of the study
  5. Respond to comments made by bestari partners in a professional and timely manner.
  6. Inform the editor if he will retract his or her paper.
  7. Make a statement that the written work submitted for publication is original, has never been published anywhere in any language, and is not in the process of being submitted to another publisher.




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  1. The manuscript has never been published or is not in the process of submission for publication to other media and does not contain elements of plagiarism with a written statement from the author.
  2. The manuscript is written in Indonesian or English and Arabic with 1.0 line spacing density, Arial Unicode MS 12 font, A4 paper size, 4 cm top margin, 3 cm bottom, 4 cm left, and 3 cm right, and Times New Arabic (for words / Arabic)
  3. The length of the script is 3500-7000 words (about until 15-20 pages), including pictures, graph/table (if any), and the accompanying bibliography.
  4. The manuscript must be accompanied by an abstract (150-200 words) in English, Arabic, Indonesian, and keywords (4-6 words).
  5. The manuscript was sent via the Studi Multidisipliner Journal online submission with the address
  6. All manuscripts that enter the editorial will go through a blind review process by the peer reviewer after the editorial review. The published manuscript will be edited again by the editor without changing the substance of the content.




1. Title

The title should be concise, effective and informative, with 12 words, including conjunctions. Font Arial Unicode MS 14 font bolded, with a spacing of 1.0 spaces.


2. Author's Identity

Articles accompanied by an author's identity include the author's name without an academic degree (Font Arial Unicode MS 12 bolded), author’s institutional affiliation, agency address, and e-mail (Arial Unicode MS 11, no bolded 1.5 spaces). Student institutional affiliation follows the place where the person concerned is studying. The author's name and the order of the authors (if more than one author) must be agreed upon by all authors, usually based on the amount of contribution and participation in conducting research and report writing, and all authors are responsible for the content of the article.


3. Abstract

The abstract is concise and factual, covering research objectives, methods, results, and conclusions. Abstract written in English, Arabic and Indonesian, abstract lengths range from 150 - 200 words in one paragraph, Arial Unicode MS 11 font 1.0 spaces.


4. Keywords

Keywords consist of 4-6 words and / or groups of words. Words typed in italics (italic), between keywords separated by colons (:)



INTRODUCTION Capital letters are written 1.5 spaces apart and bolded. The introduction should contain the background of the problem, hypothesis (if any), objectives, and research methods; generally, the article is not too extensive, about two pages 1.0 spaces; the introduction refers to several libraries that form the basis of the theory or reason for the research.



In the research method section, including quotations or reading sources as references is not justified. You need to write it down in the introductory part, or you can also make it in the results and discussion if it has something to do with the opinions of other people or sources that can support the results of this research.


RESULTS AND DISCUSSION written in capital letters, spaced 1.5 spacing, and bolded.

The presentation in the results and discussion are written systemically, and only the data/information results are related to the research objectives; simplify tables and use open tables,

and map images are more focused on the object under study and not too large and complicated file sizes (attempted in JPG format); tables and figures are numbered sequentially. Example of writing a table: Table 3.

The use of subtitles in the discussion is in accordance with the purposes of the discussion.

The reference citation source technique uses footnotes, using the chicago manual of Style 17th edition (full note) citation system of Arial Unicode MS 8 fonts; see the examples in the technical terms for writing footnotes.



CONCLUDING capital letters, 1.5 spaces, and bold. The conclusion should be the research question’s answer, not expressed in a statistical sentence.



REFERENCES are written in the middle with capital letters, spaced 1.5 spacing and bolded. The literature in the bibliography only contains sources referenced or cited in the article. Reference sources referred to in the article should refer to one or several scientific journal articles. Articles should refer to or quote one or more Studi Multidisipliner Journal articles. The technique of writing a bibliography, using the citation system Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (full note) font Arial Unicode MS 8. Writing a Reference List should use a management application references like Mendeley, Zotero, or others. More can be seen in the technical provisions of writing a reference list.






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Studi Multidisipner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman

P-ISSN: 2355-7850   I  E-ISSN: 2477-0280


Studi Multidisipliner: Journal of Islamic Studies published by Postgraduate IAIN Padangsidimpuan. This journal started in 2014 when it was still in the form of P-ISSN: 2355-7850, published twice a year in June and December. But then this journal is already in the form of E-ISSN: 2477-0280, so the management of this journal is now OJS. Authors can submit articles to this journal by reading the template articles first. This journal is on Islamic sciences such as Islamic Education, Islamic Law, Islamic Economics, Islamic Da'wah, Islamic Philosophy, Islamic Thought, Islamic History, and so on. In addition, this journal contains conceptual review articles and the latest research results using a multidisciplinary approach. This journal is published to disseminate scientific work in the form of conceptual studies and the results of the author's research so that it is expected to become a reference and source of reading for the scientific community.


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All articles submitted to Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman undergo a screening and review process by the Editorial Board to ensure that they follow the scope of the journal and have sufficient academic quality and novelty to interest Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman The manuscripts will then be sent to the Peer-Reviewers for a Double-Blind Peer-Review Process in which both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous.

THE STEPS COVER: >> Initial screening >> Peer review (there may be the first and second round) >> First decision (there may be the second, third decision, etc.) >> Revision stage (there may be the first, second, third revision, etc.) >> final decision

  • Initial screening: Newly-submitted manuscripts will be filtered by the Editor-in-Chief/Editorial Board for compliance with the scope of the Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislamanand basic stylistic and bibliographic requirements and for plagiarism using Turnitin software (the paper similarity index should be maximum 20%);
  • Peer review: If the manuscript passes the initial screening stage, it will be assigned to the Editor, who will then send it to at least two experts in the relevant field to undergo a double-blind peer review. Manuscripts that fail to pass the initial screening will be rejected without further review;
  • First decision: After receiving at least two review reports, decisions on peer-reviewed manuscripts will be made. In cases where the reports differ significantly, the Editor will invite additional reviews before deciding. At this stage, a manuscript can be rejected, requested to be revised (small or large), accepted as is, or (if significant changes to the language or content are recommended) recommended to be sent back for a second-round review process. If accepted, the manuscript will be returned to the author for formatting. The Editor in Chief will make the final decision to accept the manuscript based on recommendations from the Editor and following approval by the Editorial Team;
  • Revision stage: A manuscript that needs revision will be returned to the submitting author, who will have up to seven days to format and revise the manuscript, which the Editor will then review. The Editor will determine whether the changes are adequate and appropriate and whether the author has responded sufficiently. If not, then the cycle will be repeated with the manuscript returned to the submitting author for further revision;
  • Final decision: The revised manuscript will be accepted or rejected at this stage. This decision depends on whether the Editor believes the manuscript has been upgraded to a level suitable for publication. If the author has not made the necessary changes or has reached a level below the Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman standard, the manuscript will be rejected.


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Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman published by Pascasarjana UIN Syekh Ali Hasan Ahmad Addary Padangsidimpuan recognizes that plagiarism is not acceptable for all authors and therefore establishes the following policy stating specific actions (penalties) when plagiarism is identified by anti-plagiarism software detection using Turnitin software ( in an article that is submitted for publication.

“Plagiarism is copying another person’s text or ideas and passing the copied material as your own work. You must both delineate (i.e., separate and identify) the copied text from your text and give credit to (i.e., cite the source) the source of the copied text to avoid accusations of plagiarism. Plagiarism is considered fraud and has potentially harsh consequences including loss of a job, loss of reputation, and the assignation of reduced or failing grade in a course."

This definition of plagiarism applies to copied texts and ideas:

  1. Regardless of the source of the copied text or idea.
  2. Regardless of whether the author(s) of the text or idea which you have copied actually copied that text or idea from another source.
  3. Regardless of whether or not the authorship of the text or idea which you copy is known
  4. Regardless of the nature of your text (journal paper/article, web page, book chapter, paper submitted for a college course, etc) into which you copy the text or idea
  5. Regardless of whether or not the author of the source of the copied material gives permission for the material to be copied; and
  6. Regardless of whether you are or are not the author of the source of the copied text or idea (self-plagiarism).

When plagiarism is identified by the Plagiarism Checker (using Turnitin software),  the Editorial Board is responsible for the review of this paper and will agree on measures according to the extent of plagiarism detected in the article in agreement with the following guidelines:

1.  Minor Plagiarism: A small sentence or short paragraph of another manuscript is plagiarized without any significant data or ideas taken from the other papers or publications.

Punishment: A warning is given to the authors and a request to change the manuscript and properly cite the original sources.


2.  Intermediate Plagiarism: A significant data, paragraph, or sentence of an article is plagiarized without proper citation to the original source.

Punishment: The submitted article is automatically rejected.

3.  Severe Plagiarism: A large portion of an article is plagiarized that involves many aspects such as reproducing original results (data, formulation, equation, law, statement, etc.), ideas, and methods presented in other publications.
Punishment: The paper is automatically rejected and the authors are forbidden to submit further articles to the journal.

The similarity level tolerated for papers submitted to the journal of Studi Multidisipliner must have a similarity level of less than 20%.


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Copyright and License Statement

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Authors who publish their manuscripts in this Journal agree to the following conditions:

The copyright for any article in the Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman is fully held by the author under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

  1. The author acknowledges that Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman has the right to publish for the first time with a Licence Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. / CC BY SA 4.0
  2. Authors can enter writings separately, arrange non-exclusive distribution of manuscripts that have been published in this journal into other versions (eg sent to the author's institutional repository, publication in a book, etc.), by acknowledging that the manuscript has been published for the first time in the Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman

License :

Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman published under the terms of a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. / CC BY SA 4.0 This license permits anyone to copy and redistribute this material in any form or format, compose, modify, and make derivative works of this material for any purpose, including commercial purposes, so long as they include credit to the Author of the original work.


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Open Access Statement

Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman ISSN: 2477-0280 adheres to the principle that all research is for the benefit of mankind. Research is a product of investment by society and therefore the proceeds must be returned to everyone without boundaries or discrimination, serving society universally and transparently. That is why Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman provides free and open online access to all of its research publications and is free of publication fees. All articles that are declared accepted will be immediately available and free to download on the page without limits and without charge.

Studi Multidisipliner: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman understands that in this world everyone has equal opportunities to seek, share and create knowledge - we look forward to the authors joining us in this open access concept.

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