About the Journal

al-Burhān: Journal of Qurʾan and Sunnah Studies is a bilingual (English and Arabic) internationally refereed journal published twice yearly by the Department of Qur’an and Sunnah Studies, Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences, International Islamic University Malaysia. The articles, based on original research, are submitted by scholars and researchers who are exploring novel ideas and crucial issues germane to the field of Qur’an and Sunnah studies. eISSN 2600-8386


Objectives and Scope:

The primary objective of the Journal is to promote theoretical and empirical studies in subjects and areas related to Qur’anic and Sunnah Studies alongside other related disciplines. The journal advances to integrate the living wisdom of the traditional Islamic revealed knoweldge and heritage with the contemporary designs and approaches of various disciplines of human knowledge and sciences. It serves as a platform for researchers and academics to share their findings, new ideas, arguments, criticism, opinions and expertise in the field. The journal covers a wide range of subjects including metaphysics, philosophy, theology, linguistic and legal thought, socio-cultural dimension of classical and modern life, psychology, education, communication and new media, information technology, gender and identity studies, creative development and future studies, and other relevant subjects as long as relevantisation and scriptural perspectives are observed.

The readership of the Journal includes academics, professionals, researchers, and students. Keeping the audience in view, the referees are requested to advise on the suitability of the submitted manuscripts for publication in al-Burhān: Journal of Qurʾān and Sunnah Studies.


"Traditional embracement, critical engagement, spiritual enhancement"