Author Guidelines

  • The text submitted by the author is the original research paper.
  • The article has not been publishing or submitting for publication in any media or other journals.
  • The manuscripts must be written in Indonesian, English, or Arabic, at least 10 pages.
  • The manuscript is written with Cambria, 11,5 pt, 1,15 spacing and one colum format.
  • The manuscript begins with abstract of 200-250 words written in Indonesian and English.
  • The both abstracts are typed slanted with font of 11,5 Cambria.
  • Title, abstract, and key words are written in Indonesian and English.
  • Abstracts should clearly indicate objectives, methods, findings or novelty of ideas and main conclusions.
  • The author's name is written without academic degrees. If a script is written by a team or more than one person, the editor will communicate only with the main author or the author whose name is listed in the first place or corresponding author.
  • Scripts are organized into four subheadings in the following order: (a) Introduction: includes problem identification, literature review, research objectives, as well as the benefits of the research, (b) Method: consists of the way the research is done and a description of the material, equipment, and procedures used in conducting the analysis or research, (c) Findings and Discussion: describes the results of research, analysis, and comparing the results with relevant theory and previuos studies, (d) Conclusion: written in the form of a summary and if necessary,  each paragraph containing conclusions of the research. Avoid numbering! In addition (e) Bibliography: arranged alphabetically refers to the APA 6 or 7 Style of Citation.
  • Use an app-based reference management, such as Mendeley or Zotero
  • Sources of references/citations listed in the script are the primary reference sources in the form of research reports or articles published in the scientific journal in the last 10 years.
  • The article does not contain the results of plagiarism, falsification, and fabrication of data.
  • The author must send the manuscript online by first registering as an author to the website 
    For every submitted article, the author is obliged to follow the terms and conditions in accordance with Style Guide of Al-Qisthu (can be downloaded on the Style Guide page)