Focus and Scope


Islamica: Jurnal Studi Keislaman is a biannual (March and September) peer-reviewed academic journal published by Pascasarjana Universitas Islam Negeri (Postgraduate Studies of State Islamic University) Sunan Ampel Surabaya, Indonesia. The focus of this journal is to disseminate academic works on Islam and its diverse dimensions from interdisiplinary perspectives, and to develop scholarly communication at national and international level among academics and researchers who are interested in Islamic studies.


Islamica: Jurnal Studi Keislaman covers a variety of subjects, ranging from Islamic history, law, sufism, theology, politics, philosophy, the Qur’an and hadith, to modern and contemporary developments including such issues as democracy, gender, and human rights as well as social and cultural practices in the Muslim world and societies.

This journal warmly welcomes contributions from scholars of Islamic studies and related disciplines.