Author Guidelines

A.   General

  1. The article must be an original scientific product and never been published before in any media or publisher.
  2.  The article is written in Indonesian or foreign language (Arabic / English) that is fulfilled the requirements of a proper spelling and language structure in Indonesian or foreign language.
  3. The page numbers of the article are around 15-20 pages, in A4 paper size, Times New Roman font style, 12 font size and 1,5 line spacing.
  4. The article is submitted through email to the director’s address.

B.   Structure and Systematical

The content and systematical are described in narrative (without numbering on the sub title) and must include followings contents:

1.    Title

The title should be concise and focus to describe the content of the article. It may apply an attractive and creative title in order to attract the readers. It has maximum 15 words if in Bahasa Indonesia or 10 words in English. It should be typed in all capital letters, center and using Times New Roman font with size 12 and Bold.

2.    Author

It must state full name of the author without title, institution of the author’s work/study and e-mail of the author. 

3.    Abstract

The abstract must be shown in English followed by abstract in Bahasa Indonesia. Abstract in English must come from trusted institution (please attach letter of transcript result from the institution). The abstract should be maximal 300 words, justify and typed in Times New Roman font with size 12 with space 1. Abstract must include reasons for choosing the topic or the importance of the research topic, concise research method (type and research design, research subject, research instrument, data analysis method), research conclusion

4.    Keywords

The key words may take from research variables, the characteristics of research subjects and referred theory (minimum two words or more)

5.    Introduction

The introduction is to describe background of the problem, the purpose and usefulness of the research, the study of theory and ends with the hypothesis (if any).

6.    Research Method

It contains research types and designs, research variables, population and sample of research, data collection methods, data analysis methods (can be adapted according to the research approach used whether quantitative or qualitative).

 7.    Result And Discussion

The results and discussion should be fit according to the research approach. If using quantitative research approach will consist of descriptive statistics, assumption test results and hypothesis test results should be analyzed intelligently. If using qualitative approach will be in the form of the themes of the results of qualitative analysis conducted.

8.    Conclusion

The conclusion is the answer of the purpose of the research. It is not the summary of the research results. Conclusions and suggestions should be clear and concisely based on results and discussion.

 9.    References

References should be written alphabetically and chronologically. The references is not bibliography, therefore, it must contain all sources referenced in the scripts and does not need to mention unused sources.

C.   Technical Writing Guideline

The author must follow the guideline below:

Upper and below margin           : 2 cm

Left and right margin                : 2 cm

Font                                        : Times New Roman

Space                                     : 1,5 line spacing

Maximum page                   : 20 – 25 (including abstract and references)

Wording                                : 4000 – 5000 words

Paper size                             : A4

D.   Procedure of Paper Submission

Softcopy files must be sent as attachment to e-mail address : or through Open Journal System:

E.    How to write/quote the references

Nata, Abuddin. 2004. Sejarah Pendidikan Islam pada Periode Klasik dan Pertengahan. Jakarta: PT. Raja Grafindo Persada

 1.    Quotes in the text

Type of sources

How to quote

Online Journal

(Kim, 2010, p. 311)


(Kim, Mirusmonov, Lee, 2010, p. 311)

Kutipan pertama

(Kim et al, 2010, p.311)

Next quote

Online Magazine

(Barile, 2011)

Online Newspaper

(Hakim, 2016)

Book (Author Publisher)

Inside the book

(American Psychological Association [APA], 2010)

(APA, 2010)

(Yuan, 1998)

Online Book

(Author, institution, etc)

(Kumar, 2012)


2.    How to quote the references

a.    From journal without Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

Light, M. A., & Light, I. H. (2008). The geographic expansion of Mexican immigration in the United States and its implications for local law enforcement. Law Enforcement Executive Forum Journal, 8 (1), 73-82.

Nata, Abuddin. 2004. Sejarah Pendidikan Islam pada Periode Klasik dan Pertengahan. Jakarta: PT. Raja Grafindo Persada


b.    From journal with Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

Herbst Damm, K. L., & Kulik, J. A. (2005). Volunteer support, marital status, and the survival times of terminally ill patients. Health Psychology, 24 (1), 225-229.

c.    From article of magazine

Chamberlin, J., Novotney, A., Packard, E., & Price, M. (2008, May). Enhancing worker wellbeing: Occupational health psychologists convene to share their research on work, stress, and health. Monitor on Psychology, 39 (5). 26-29.

d.    From article of online magazine

Clay, R. (2008, June). Science vs. ideology: Psychologists fight back about the misuse of research. Monitor on Psychology, 39(6). Downloaded from : tanggal 10 Agustus 2012.

e.    From anonymous newspaper article

Six sites meet for comprehensive antigang initiative conference. (2006, November/December). OJJDP News @ a Glance.Downloaded from: 16684/topstory.htmI tanggal 10 Agustus 2012

f.     From book

Shotton, M. A. (1989). Computer addiction? study of computer dependency. London, England: Taylor & Francis.


g.    From book with an editor

Cone, J. D. (1999). Observational assessment: Measure development and research issues. Dalam P. C. Kendall, J. N. Butcher, & G. N. Holmbeck (Eds.), Handbook of research methods in clinical psychology (hlm. 183223). New York: Wiley.

Sutopo, A. S., & Pranajati, R. A. (1993). Mengolah data kuantitatif. Dalam D. Hastjarjo & A.F. Helmi (Eds.), Metode Penelitian Psikologi (hlm. 215235). Yogyakarta: Wijaya Press.


F.    Writing format



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Institution / Affiliation

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