Peer Review Policies

Journal of Islamic Civilization (JIC) is a journal managed by the Center for Community Development and Islamic Civilization (PPMPI), Nahdlatul Ulama University, Surabaya. All research articles published on JIC will undergo a full peer review with the key characteristics listed below:

  • All research articles are reviewed by at least two experts whose qualifications are in accordance with the Double Blind Peer Review method All publication decisions are made by the Editor-in-chief based on the reviews received.
  • Editorial Board members provide insight, advice, and guidance to the Editor-in-chief in general and to assist in decisions about acceptance of manuscripts.
  • The Managing Editor and Editorial Assistant provide administrative support that enables the Journal of Islamic Civilization (JIC) to maintain the integrity of peer reviews while ensuring fast turnaround and maximum efficiency for writers, reviewers and editors.

Peer reviews of referenced papers

The editorial board of the Journal of Islamic Civilization (JIC) will immediately decide whether to accept, reject or request revisions of referenced papers based on editorial reviews and insights. Additionally, Editors will have the option to search for additional reviews when needed. Authors will be provided with suggestions by the editor when further review and improvement is needed.