Author Guidelines

Manuscript General Requirement

  1. Written in Bahasa or English
  2. The length of manuscript is 5.500-7500 worlds (not included references)
  3. Prepared your manuscript using Tamwil: Journal of Islamic Banking and Finance Template
  4. The manuscript has not been previously published, not is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor)
  5. The manuscript file is in Open Office, Microsoft Word, RTF, or Word Perfect document file format (dont use another format).
  6. The manuscript is prepared in a A4 paper, Two-sided, and One point fifteen line spacing format.
  7. A new paragraph should start 5 characters from the left margin, using 12-size, Cambria font type.
  8. The top and bottom margins are 1 inch.


Structure of Manuscript

Article Title

The title of paper is max 15 words (english) or 18 words (Bahasa), without Acronym or abbreviation. The title of the manuscript should fully reflect the topic of the research and its content. It must be specipic, accurate, informative, unique and simple

Author Information and Email Address

Author information is Author(s) Name, Author(s) Affiliation, A clear indication and an active email address of all authors.


The length of Abstract is 150-200 words; No citation; State in the abstract, opening sentence with an overview of the importance of this study, a primary objective, methodology, results, and the conclusions.

Section Structure

Authors are suggested to present their manuscript in the section structure: Introduction -Literature Review - Method - Results - Discussion - Conclusion


Expect a minimum of 15 references primarily with minimum 80% to journal papers. Use mendeley for your references


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.