About the Journal

Al-Risalah is a peer-reviewed online journal, published biannually in June and December by the Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences (KIRKHS), International Islamic University Malaysia. The Journal’s aim is to promote the talent and diverse research interests of KIRKHS postgraduate students by providing a platform for them to publish both independent research and research undertaken in collaboration with academics. The scope of Al-Risalah encompasses the various disciplines related to Islamic revealed knowledge and human sciences with the aim of Islamizing human sciences and relevantizing Islamic revealed knowledge to the modern context.

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Published: 2024-01-01


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Publication Charges 

The Journal charges RM 400 (Ringgit Malaysia Four Hundred only) or its equivalent in USD as a one-time publication fee if an article has been accepted for publication. Payment must be made before the article is published online.


Payment Details 

For author(s) in Malaysia: by Cash Deposit or Electronic Transfer

Payment should be made to  UIAM OPERATING ACCOUNT

Bank: Bank Muamalat (M) Bhd.

A/C: 1407-0000004-71-6


For author(s) outside Malaysia: by Telegraph Transfer

Payment should be made to FINANCE DIRECTOR IIUM

Bank: Bank Muamalat (M) Bhd.

A/C: 1407-0000004-71-6

Swift Code: BMMBMYKL


Proof of payment should be submitted immediately to the Journal Secretariat for record keeping.


Ethics Statement

The manuscript must represent original work by the author(s). None of the material should be covered by any copyright; if copyrighted material exceeding approximately 100 words from a journal article or approximately 500 words from a book is used, the author has to obtain a written permission for its use. Furthermore, this work should not infringe any intellectual property rights/secrecy laws of any person/ organization/government/public or private agency, nor should it contain any defamatory material.

 The editors of Al-Risalah or the IIUM Press does not bear any responsibility for verifying copyright permissions provided by the author. Any breach of copyright laws will result in retraction of the published article as well as reporting to relevant authorities in the author's home institution.


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Opinions expressed in the articles published in this Journal present the views of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the editors, the editorial board members or the publisher.