Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The article is not contradicted to mainstream Islamic teachings.
- The submission is an original research work and has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration.
- The submission file is in Microsoft Word format. Submission should include a provisional title both in English and Urdu. Each submission must be attached with an English abstract of approximately 200 words along with English translation of the title.
- The article is in correct language without spelling mistakes and the verses of Quran and sayings of Prophet Muhammad Peace Be Upon Him are mentioned with full accuracy. 1. The standard transliteration of Islamic Studies must be observed in all English text in the articles. The transliteration table can be accessed via: http://iri.iiu.edu.pk/index.php/iri/content/id/33/1422257877
- The article is not plagiarized and where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
- The text is single-spaced; uses a 14-point font; Jamil Noori Nastaliq font style. All illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end. The references are included in the footnotes as per Al−Dirasat Al−Islamiyyah’s format.
It is a condition of publication in this journal that authors assign copyright or license publication rights of their articles to the Islamic Research Institute, International Islamic University,Islamabad. This enables IRI to ensure full copyright protection and to disseminate the article, and of course the journal, to the widest possible readership in print and electronic formats as appropriate. Furthermore, the authors are required to secure permission if they want to reproduce any figure, table, or extract from the text of another source. This applies to direct reproduction as well as "derivative reproduction" (where you have created a new figure or table which derives substantially from a copyrighted source).