About the Journal

The IIUM Law Journal is a double-blind, peer-reviewed journal, published twice a year, with a dedicated mission of publishing manuscripts on legal issues and developments relating to any area of Civil and Shari'ah and laws. The journal welcomes original works based on high quality researches. 

The Journal considers three types of contributions: articles reporting findings of original research; case notes analyzing current and landmark decisions of domestic and international courts and tribunals; and book reviews commenting on recently published law books. 

The IIUM Law Journal is indexed in MyCite as well as Web of Science (Emerging Sources Citation Index).



The IIUM Law Journal is committed to meeting high standards of ethical behaviour at all stages of the publication process. In our Code of Publication Ethics, we set out general expectations for authors, editors, and reviewers of our journal.