About Journal

Highlights of the Journal

- Authors' e-mails are answered within 48 hours.

- The journal has a famous editorial board.

- The journal is committed to the highest standards of double-blind peer-review.

- Accepted articles will be published as open access very soon.

- The author will receive a notification of acceptance or rejection within 4-6 months of submitting the article.

- All authors receive a copy of the certificate and acceptance letter of the article.

- The journal has a good number of readers and is one of the top journals in its field.

- The journal is indexed in international and national databases.

- All accepted articles can be viewed, downloaded, and printed in PDF format.

- The journal has a high citation rate and research impact rate.

- The journal has organizational support and a complete archive of articles.



Journal of Islamic Political Studies


Islamic Sciences and Culture Academy



Online ISSN



Iran - Qom

Journal Country /City


Start Year



 Serial (Periodical)


Type of Material


 Open Access (OA)


Type of Access







The  Journal of Islamic Political Studies is a fully open-access journal, which means that all articles are available on the Web to all users immediately upon publication. All content of the Journal is published with open access under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0). This license allows users to copy and redistribute the article under the following conditions:

Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format;

Adapt — remix, transform, and build upon the material.

The licensor cannot revoke these freedoms as long as you follow the license terms. Under the following terms:

Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.

NonCommercial — You may not use the material for commercial purposes. 

Benefits of open access for authors include:

   - Authors retain copyright to their work.

   - Free access for all users worldwide.

   - Increased visibility and readership.

   - No spatial constraints.

   - Rapid publication.

Open Access Statement

The journal adheres to DOAJ's definition of open access

OA Policies


The Journal of Islamic Political Studies follows the policies and guidelines of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and abides by its Code of Conduct in dealing with potential cases of misconduct.



No publication charges are required from the author.

 Full-text access: Open Access

Article Submission Charge


(CC BY-NC 4.0)


Creative Commons License

Creative Commons — Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0) 

Type of License

Manuscripts submitted to the journal  will be screened for plagiarism using iThenticate software.The journal will immediately reject manuscripts leading to plagiarism or self-plagiarism. All authors are suggested to use plagiarism detection software to do the similarity checking before submitting their manuscript to the journal.

Plagiarism Detection Software

Authors retain unrestricted copyrights and publishing rights. The author has complete control over the work (e.g., retains the right to reuse, distribute, republish, etc.).

Copyright owner / Copyright holder


The Journal of Islamic Political Studies works with some organizations such as the ULRICH, SID, Magiran, Civilica, noormags, and the own server of the Islamic Sciences and Culture Academy for maintaining our own digital archive. This makes possible the permanent availability and preservation of scholarly research and ensures accessibility by converting and upgrading digital file formats to comply with new technology standards.

Digital Archiving Policy


Yes. The journal complies with I4OC standards for open citations.

I4OC Standards for Open Citations


The Journal of Islamic Political Studies uses the Basic Data Sharing Policy. The journal is committed to a more open research landscape, facilitating faster and more effective research discovery by enabling reproducibility and verification of data, methodology, and reporting standards.

The Journal of Islamic Political Studies encourages authors to cite and share their research data including, but not limited to: raw data, processed data, software, algorithms, protocols, methods, and materials. Authors are encouraged to share or make open the data supporting the results or analyses presented in their article where this does not violate the protection of human subjects or other valid privacy or security concerns.

The Journal of Islamic Political Studies encourages authors to share the data and other artifacts supporting the results in the article by archiving it in an appropriate public repository. Authors should include a Data Accessibility Statement, including a link to the repository they have used, in order that this statement can be published alongside their paper.

TheJournal of Islamic Political Studies requires authors of Original Investigation, and Special Paper articles to (1) place the de-identified data associated with the manuscript in a repository, and (2) include a Data Availability Statement in the manuscript describing where and how the data can be accessed.

Data Sharing Policy


The names and e-mail addresses entered in this journal website will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purposes or to any other parties.

Privacy Statement


 Double Blind Peer Review

Peer Review Type


The ORCID identifier is required




Article format

APA Style

Data should be cited in the same way as article, book, and web citations, and authors are required to include data citations as part of their reference list.

Reference Style

Address: Qom, Pardisan, Baqer AL-Uloom University, Journal Management Department

Postal Code: 3715616159