Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research

Islamic Research Centre, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan, Pakistan

ISSN (print) - 2070-0326
ISSN (online) - 2618-0820


Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research


Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research is a Multi-languages research journal which is double blind peer review and open access policy journal biannually being published by the Islamic Research Centre Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan since 2007. It is recognized by The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan, and stands in “Y” category of HEC. Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research is indexed by “Index Islamicus SOAS London” and “Islamic Research Index AIOU”. The indexation of Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research by “Al-Manhal” . This journal is abstracted and indexed by the Index Islamicus.

Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research is an interdisciplinary peer-reviewed research journal. It covers every field of research being conducted under the umbrella of Islamic thought. Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research promotes harmonious understanding among various schools of thoughts. Without any doubt, Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research is deliberately playing a significant role in developing indigenous research approaches through its research innovations, that consequently will help in the improvement of the process of understanding Islamic values. One of the reasons behind publishing this journal was to promote the process of research in which the resolutions can be found to the problems that are being faced by the society today.

Publication Fee/Charges:

On the Recommendations of the Finance & Planning Committee in its held on 24-06-2020, the syndicate in its meeting held on 11-07-2020 approved the following policy measures in order to make the research journals self-sustaining:-

Article Submission Charges:

  1. Pakistani Authors =           Rs.3,000/-
  2. Foreign Authors =             US$ 50

The Article will be considered submitted only after depositing the required fee:

Article Publication Charges:

  1. Pakistani Authors =          Rs. 7,000/-
  2. Foreign Authors =            US$ 100

Note: It has been further clarified in the notification that "Article Submission Fee" i.e 3000/- is compulsory and non-refundable. Author(s) has to deposit this fee before sending a research paper. Once the research paper will be approved after due procedure, this will be conveyed to the corresponding author with request to submit the "Article Publishing Fee" i.e. 7000/-. Article will be published after the submission of publishing fee.

Open Access Policy:

Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research is an open access journal. All articles published in our journal are open access, freely available online and it’s allowed readers to read, download, copy, print and to use them any other lawful purpose.

Plagiarism Policy:

Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research strictly follows Plagiarism Policy as per guidelines of HEC. The Similarity Report on Turnitin should be below 17 percent.

Submissions are open throughout the year.

Copyrights/License Policy

The authors retain copyright under the CC BY licence. However, author have to sign a form agreeing to the publication of their article under the CC BY licence.

Pakistan Journal of Islamic Research, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.