About the Journal


The IIUM Journal of Human Sciences is a bi-annual English journal, aimed at serving academics and researchers who seek to disseminate their research findings and knowledge discovery in the area of behavioural sciences or human sciences. It is also an avenue for postgraduate researchers to publish their research works, hence contributing to the development of human science disciplines and their application.


Authors are invited to submit their articles, book review reports on conferences and seminars, as well as abstracts from Master’s and Doctoral theses which are related to the area of human sciences in English. Each journal article will be subjected to a review process involving first reading by the IJOHS editorial team, followed by two reviewers in the field, a language assessor, and a proofreader.



IJOHS aims to facilitate the dissemination of knowledge on issues related to the study of human sciences. It provides a publication avenue for academics and postgraduate researchers in the human science disciplines, namely Anthropology, Communication, Language and Literature, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology.



The scope of IJOHS covers both Western scientific approaches and Islamic perspectives in studying human sciences, in the disciplines of Anthropology, Communication, Language and Literature, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology. The Journal also has an interest in publishing comparative approaches and diversified themes in the disciplines. The article has to be submitted in English.