Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Islamic Finance and Accounting (JIFA) is an academic journal published by Department of Sharia Accounting,  Faculty of Islamic Economics and Business, IAIN Surakarta. JIFA aims to publish articles in the field of Islamic finance and accounting, including but not limited to research results, scientific studies and field cases. JIFA is published twice a year for the same volume. It has a purpose to provide a media for academics, researchers, experts and observers to communicate in the framework of scientific development in the field of islamic finance and accounting.  Submitted manuscript, correspondences and subscribtion request can be addresed to editors.

Section Policies


  • Checked Open Submissions
  • Checked Indexed
  • Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

All submitted manuscripts have not been published before or being submitted to other journals. All received manuscripts undergo double blind reviews. For the first process, the editors professionally select the manuscripts based on the required standard. Manuscripts deserve anti-plagiarism verification using several possible software and Journal of Islamic Finance and Accounting (JIFA) unique detection. Have been verified, the manuscripts sent to the editorial boards that comes from outside host Institute. It is a duty for the authors to revise the manuscripts based on the editorial boards feedback; and back it soon to the editor two weeks after. Finally, the manuscripts will be printed and published on the Journal of Islamic Finance and Accounting (JIFA) website.

Publication Frequency

This journal is published twice a year (January-May and June-November).

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.