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The submitted research results or articles are not being submitted to other scientific journals and have not been published in other journals.

  1. Articles written for Al-Qalb: Jurnal Psikologi Islam  include the results of studies and research results in the field of Islamic psychology and psychology. Manuscript typed in Microsoft Word, Times New Roman font, size 12 pts, with 1 line spacing, printed on A4 size paper with a minimum length of 15 pages and a maximum of 25 pages. Manuscripts are submitted in soft copy. Manuscripts are submitted through the Al-Qalb: Jurnal Psikologi Islam submission link:
  2. Articles written in Indonesian or English. The systematics of the research articles are: title, author's name, abstract accompanied by keywords, introduction, methods, results and discussion, conclusions and suggestions, and references.
  3. The title of the article in Indonesian cannot be more than 14 words, while the title in English cannot be more than 12 words. The title is printed in capital letters at the beginning of the word, in Times New Roman, and the font size is 16 pts.
  4. The author’s name of the article is listed without an academic degree, accompanied by the institution of origin, and placed next to the Abstract. In the case of a manuscript written by a team, the editor only deals with the main author or the author whose name is listed first. The lead author must include correspondence or e-mail address (e-mail).
  5. Abstract and keywords are written in two languages (Indonesian and English). The length of each abstract is 100-250 words, while the number of keywords is 3-5 words. Abstract contains at least the title, objectives, methods, research subjects, research results, and research conclusions.
  6. The introduction contains the background, the research context, the urgency of the research, literature review, and the research objectives. All parts of the introduction are presented in an integrated manner in the form of paragraphs, with a length of 15-20% of the total length of the article. Length of exposure to yield and discussion of 40-60% of article length.
  7. The method contains explanations in the form of paragraphs about the research design, data sources, data collection techniques, and data analysis that the researcher actually carried out, with a length of 10-15% of the total length of the article. Length of exposure to yield and discussion of 40-60% of article length.
  8. The result contains an explanation of the results related to the research question. Every research result should be discussed. The discussion contains the meaning of the results and comparisons with the theory and / or the results of similar research.
  9. The conclusion contains research findings in the form of answers to research questions or in the form of the digest of the results of the discussion. Conclusions are presented in narrative form.
  10. The references only contains the sources referred to, and all sources referred to must be listed in the list of references. At least 80% of the referral sources are published in the last 10 years. The references used are primary sources of the research articles or research reports (including theses and dissertations).
  11. Referral and citation use the reference technique with brackets (last name, year). Inclusion of the source in direct quotations should be accompanied by a description of the page number from which the quotation originates. Example: (Davis, 2010).
  12. The procedure for presenting quotations, references, tables and pictures follows the provisions in the Guidelines for Writing Scientific Papers or directly imitates the procedures used in articles that have been published. Articles in Indonesian Pedoman Umum Ejaan Bahasa Indonesia yang Disempurnakan that are standardized by Pusat Bahasa.
  13. All manuscripts are reviewed anonymously by peer-reviewer appointed by the editor according to their area of expertise. The author is given the opportunity to make improvements (revisions) of the manuscript based on recommendations / suggestions from partners or editors. Announcement of acceptance or rejection of the manuscript will be notified in writing.
  14. Everything related to licensing of citation or using computer software for manuscripts or other matters related to IPR carried out by the article author, as well as any legal consequences that may arise because of it, is the full responsibility of the author.
  15. As a prerequisite for article processing, article contributors are required to be subscribers for at least one year (two numbers). The author receives 1 (one) copy of the proof of loading and 10 (ten) copies of free print. Unpublished articles will not be returned, except as the request of the author.
  16. The references is organized in the following way, ordered alphabetically and chronologically.


Anderson, D.W., Vault, V.D & Dickson, C.E. 1999. Problems dan Prospects for the Decades Ahead: Competency Based Teacher Education. Berkeley: McCutchan Publishing Co.

Book Collection of Articles:

Saukah, A. & Waseso, M.G. (Eds.). 2002. Menulis Artikel untuk Jurnal Ilmiah (edisi ke-4, cetakan ke-1). Malang: UM Press.

Articles in a Book Collection of Articles:

Russel, T. 1998. An Alternative Conception: Representing Representation. Dalam P.J. Black & A. Lucas (Eds.), Children’s Informal Ideas in Science (hal. 62-84). London: Routledge.

Articles in Journals or Magazines:

Kansil, C.L. 2002. Orientasi Baru Penyelenggaraan Pendidikan Program Profesional dalam Memenuhi Kebutuhan Dunia Industri. Transpor, XX (4): 57-61.

Articles in Newspapers:

Pitunov, B. 13 Desember, 2002. Sekolah Unggulan ataukah Sekolah Pengunggulan? Kompas, hlm. 4 & 11.

Writings / News in Newspapers (without the author's name):

Republika. 22 April 2013. Wanita Kelas Bawah Lebih Mandiri, hal. 3.

Official Documents:

Pusat Pembinaan dan Pengembangan Bahasa. 1978. Pedoman Penulisan Laporan Penelitian. Jakarta: Depdikbud. Undang-undang Republik Indonesia Nomor 2 tentang Sistem Pendidikan nasional. 1990. Jakarta: PT Armas Duta Jaya.

Translation books:

Ary, D., Jacobs, L.C. & Razavieh, A. 1976. Pengantar Penelitian Pendidikan. Terjemahan oleh Arif Furchan. 1982. Surabaya: Usaha Nasional.

Thesis, Dissertation, Research Report:

Kuncoro, T, 1996. Pengembangan Kurikulum Pelatihan Magang di STM Nasional Malang Jurusan Bangunan, program Studi Bangunan Gedung: Suatu Studi Berdasarkan Kebutuhan Dunia Usaha Jasa Konstruksi. Tesis tidak diterbitkan. Malang: PPS IKIP MALANG.

Seminar Papers, Workshops, Upgrading:

Waseso, M.G. 2001. Isi dan Format Jurnal Ilmiah. Makalah disajikan dalam Seminar Lokakarya Penulisan Artikel dan Pengelolaan Jurnal Ilmiah, Universitas Lambungmangkurat, Banjarmasin, 9-11 Agustus.

Internet (Individual Works):

Hitchcock, S., Carr, L. & Hall, W. 1996. A Survey of STM Online Journals, 1990-1995: The Calm before the Storm, (Online), (, diakses 12  Juli 2011).

Internet (Article in Online Journals):

Kumaidi. 1998. Pengukuran Bekal Awal Belajar dan Pengembangan Tesnya. Jurnal Ilmu Pendidikan. (Online), Jilid 5, No. 4, (, diakses 20 Januari 2011).

Internet (Discussion Material):

Wilson, D. 20 November 1995. Summary of Citing Internet Sites. NETTRAIN Discussion List, (Online), (, diakses 22 Oktober 2010.

Internet (Personal E-mail):

Naga, D. S. ( 1 Oktober 2011. Artikel untuk al-Qalb. E-mail kepada Subhan Ajrin (