Author Guidelines


Manuscript should be uploaded to IJCE (Indonesian Journal of Community Engagement)  system and arranged in standard format, Title, Authors, Address and Email, Abstract, Keywords, Introduction, Materials and Methods, Result and Discussion, Conclusion, Acknowledgment and References. Typed at one side of white paper of A4 size, in single column, 1.5 space line, 12 point Garamond font and should be given line numbers. Margins on all four sides are 2 cm.


The title of the paper should be concise and informative. Avoid abbreviations and formula where possible. It should be written clearly and concisely describing the contents of the research.


Manuscript has main author and co authors with full name of the author and co-authors (no abbreviation), includes affiliations address (es) and email addresses clearly.


The abstract comes after title page in the manuscript. Abstract must be integrated and independent which is consist of introduction and purpose, methods, results, conclusion and suggestion. However the abstract should be written as a single paragraph without these headers. For this reason, References should be avoided. Also, non-standard or uncommon abbreviations should be avoided, but if essential they must be defined at their first mention in the abstract itself. Abstract must be written using 150 until 200 words which has no reference and accompanied keywords.



The keywords should be avoiding general and plural terms and multiple concepts. Do not use words or terms in the title as keywords. These keywords will be used for indexing purposes. Keywords should not more than 5 words or phrases in alphabetical order. 


State the objectives of the work and provide an adequate background, avoiding a detailed literature survey or a summary of the results. Explain how you addressed the problem and clearly state the aims of your study. As you compose the introduction, think of readers who are not experts in this field. Introduction must be written using 750 until 1000 words


It should be mention time and place of research in first part. All materials and methods that used such chemical for analysis, treatment and experimental design must be stated clearly and briefly. State the objectives of the work and provide an adequate background, avoiding a detailed literature survey or a summary of the results. A Theory section should extend, not repeat, the background to the article already dealt with in the Introduction and lays the foundation for further work. a Calculation section represents a practical development from a theoretical basis. Materials and methods must be written using 400 until 600 words.


Result and discussion must be written in the same part. They should be presented continuously start from the main result to the supporting results and equipped with a discussion. Unit of measurement used should follow the prevailing international system. All figures and tables placed separately at the end of  manuscript pages and should be active and editable by editor. 


Conclusion should be explained clearly. Suggestion placed after conclusion contains a recommendation on the research done or an input that can be used directly by consumer. Conclusion and suggestion must be written using 40 until 80 words. 


State the grant source and the person to whom the grant was given. Name the person to help you work. 


The author-year notation system is required and completed. All reference mentioned should be written down in reference using Turabian 8th Edition style and arranged from A to Z. Articles have 10 recent references or over and 80% is journal. The most of references are primary ones (last ten years). Unpublished data and personal communication should not be cited as literature citations. “In Press” articles that have been accepted for publication may be cited in references. Include in the citation the journal in which the “in press” article will appear and the publication date, if a date is available.

References of your manuscript must be up to date (in the last of 5 to 10 years and minimum of 20 references that 80% of the references is from journal) and your reference can be accessed by anyone. Format of the references for submitting manuscript on this journal with style of APA, which can be done in MS Word. Reference of your manuscript is organized alphabetically. Here are example references format with style of APA. Please input your references using Mendeley Application to facilitate you as an Author. Download Mendeley Application.


Writing a list of reference line with the rules Turabian Style. Spacing 1, the distance between the reference there. (Reference must be given in footnote and use Turabian 8th style ( Please click here the style of footnote and bibliography


Ali, Ameer. The Spirit of Islam. Delhi: Santosh Offset, 1995

Faiz,Muhammad. "Khazanah Tasawuf Nusantara: Tarekat Naqsyabandiyyah Khalidiyyah di Malaysia" 'Anil Islam: Jurnal Kebudayaan dan Ilmu Keislaman, Volume 9 Nomor 2 (Desember 2016): 182-210, diakses 2 Maret 2017.

Hurgronje, C. Snouck. Islam di Hindia Belanda, terj. S. Gunawan. Jakarta: Bhatara Aksara, 1983

Subhan, Abdus. “Social and Religious Reform Movements in the 19th Century Among the Muslims.” Dalam Social and Religious Movements, ed. S. P. Sen. Calcutta: Institute of Historical Studies, 1979.

Wahid, Abdul. “Belajar Strategi Pengembangan Kecerdasan Spritual pada Muhammad SAW.” Millah, Vol. III, No.2, Januari 2014.

Wahid, Abdul. Kala RasulBerduka. Bandung: Mizan, 2014.

Warits, Abd. “Manajemen Mutu Perguruan Tinggi Islam Pesantren (Studi atas Perkembangan Perguruan Tinggi Berbasis Pesantren di Madura).” (Tesis UIN Maulana Malik Ibrahim Malang, 2015)



Footnote is written using Garamond font, 9pt. The writing follows the following format:

Ameer Ali, The Spirit of Islam (Delhi: Santosh Offset, 1995), 73

2C. Snouck, Islam in the Dutch EastIndies, trans. S. Gunawan (Jakarta: Bhatara Literacy, 1983), 34.

3Ibid., 51

4Ali, The Spirit, 60

5Abdus Subhan, "Social and Religious Reform Movements in the 19th Century Among the Muslims," the Social and Religious Movements, ed. SP Sen (Calcutta: Institute of Historical Studies, 1979), 34.

6Abdul Wahid, "Spiritual Intelligence Development Strategy Study on Muhammad," Millah,Vol. III, No. 2, January 2014, 189

7Abd.Warits, "Manajemen Mutu Perguruan Tinggi Islam Pesantren (StudiatasPerkembanganPerguruanTinggiBerbasisPesantren in Madura)," (Thesis UIN Maulana Malik Ibrahim Malang, 2015), 73.

8MuhammadFaiz, "KhazanahTasawuf Nusantara: TarekatNaqsyabandiyyahKhalidiyyah in Malaysia"'Anil Islam: Jurnal Kebudayaan dan Ilmu Keislaman[Online], Volume 9 Number 2 (December 2016): 185, accessed March 2, 2017,