The currently established, fully open-access al-Irsyad: Journal of Islamic and Contemporary Issues (IJICI) is now accepting submissions for its Vol. 6, issue number 2, to be released at the end of December 2021. 

The IJICI is accepting articles on the scholarly study of all aspects of Islam and of the Islamic Civilisation. In particular, papers dealing with history, geography, political science, economics, anthropology, sociology, law, literature, religion, philosophy, international relations, environmental, and developmental issues are welcomed.

The articles submitted to this journal will be deemed as they have not been published and are not under consideration for publication elsewhere. The journal welcomes the submission of articles that meet the criteria of scholarly excellence. Our review process allows the authors and researchers an opportunity to use their expertise in a number of significant ways.

TheI JICI aims to reach a wider readership beyond academia, and thus we suggest authors use accessible language in their submissions. The journal is open-access, and provides unrestricted online access to its readers. The IJICI has a prestigious advisory board and will be covered by the leading relevant indexing services.

Interested scholars are invited to submit their articles for consideration at:

Manuscripts will undergo a process of blind peer review. Author guidelines are available at: