Aims and Scopes

The Journal of Muamalat and Islamic Finance Research (JMIFR) is a fully refereed journal published biannually in June and December by USIM Press (Penerbit USIM). It is fully owned by USIM Press and managed by the Faculty of Economics and Muamalat (FEM), Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM). JMIFR aims to become a world class teaching, learning and research institution in Muamalat and Islamic finance. It is launched with the aspiration of stimulating quality research into Muamalat, Islamic finance, banking, accounting, economics, management and related areas.


JMIFR welcomes original articles and case studies that address significant issue in the following areas:

  • Muamalat (Islamic Business)
  • Islamic Economics
  • Islamic Management & Administration
  • Islamic Marketing
  • Islamic Finance
  • Islamic Banking
  • Islamic Accounting & Corporate Governance
  • Shariah Auditing
  • Islamic Entrepreneurship & Social Enterprise
  • Islamic Social Finance (zakat, waqf, infaq, philanthrophy and etc.)
  • and other related fields.