FORMAT AND STYLE

The Journal publishes manuscripts can be written in English or Malay language.  Manuscript submitted to the journal for publication should be original contribution and must not have been previously published or is under consideration simultaneously by any other publication.

The manuscript should be typed with 1.5 spacing; single column and font size 12pt Callibri and should be submitted in soft copy by email to ijm @insaniah.edu.my or through IJM website of https://ijm.insaniah.edu.my.

Title Page:
The title of a manuscript should be concise and descriptive using title case, bold and centered on page (Callibri font size 20pt). The author names should be written as your name and followed by the initial of your father’s/family name. For example if your name is Hisham Bin Asri, it should be written as Hisham A. An affiliation should be below first author’s name (Callibri, font size 12). Please refer to the attachment file below.

Abstract:
The manuscript must include an abstract, describing its main points within 150 - 250 words in English language, written in a single paragraph with italic font and should be supplied with 3-5 keywords. Content: In general, the contents should comprise of Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results, Discussion, Conclusion, Acknowledgement and References.

Illustrations:
All illustration will either be Table or Figure and must be labeled. Legend must be provided on top for Table and at the bottom for Figure. These illustrations should be referred in text, numbered in serial and must be supplied on pages separate from the text.

References:
References in the text should be denoted by giving the number in bracket [1]. All references cited in the text must appear in the reference list. Authors are responsible for the accuracy and completeness of all information in the reference.

COPYRIGHT
It is the author's responsibility to ensure that his or her submitted work does not infringe any existing copyright. Authors should obtain permission to reproduce or adapt copyrighted material before submitting the final version of a manuscript.

REVIEW PROCESS
Manuscripts will be reviewed by the Editorial Board and at least one peer-reviewer. Decisions regarding the publication of a manuscript will be based on the Board's recommendations. The manuscript will be evaluated based on its appropriateness for The International Journal of Muamalat, contribution to the discipline, cogency of analysis, conceptual breadth, clarity of presentation and technical adequacy.  Manuscripts submitted by members of the journal's Editorial Board are subjected to the same review procedure.
 
PROOFS
One set of proofs will be sent to the author(s) by email to be checked for printing errors and it is the responsibility of the author(s) to submit corrections to the Editorial Board. For more details on paper template, please click the below word file on format and style.