Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Journal of College of Sharia and Islamic Studies (JCSIS) at Qatar University is a peer-reviewed, bilingual, open access journal committed to publishing original high quality scholarly research papers in classical and contemporary Islamic studies in both Arabic and English. JCSIS is available in print and online and published twice a year, the journal seeks to achieve leadership in publishing refereed academic papers in its field and to rank amongst the world’s most renowned scientific data bases. Further, the journal aims to bring perspectives from around the world to developments in the classical and contemporary Islamic Studies.

Abstracting and Indexing

Journal of College of Sharia and Islamic Studies is currently indexed in and abstracted by Crossref, EBSCO & Urlich:

Publication Frequency 

Journal of College of Sharia and Islamic Studies is published biannually: January and July