AKADEMIKA is Journal of Islamic Thoughts published by Institute for Research and Community Service (LPPM) of State Islamic Institute (IAIN) Metro. AKADEMIKA is published as an attempt to socialize scientific studies which related to the results ofislamic researches. This journal was accredited B based on the Decree of Education and Culture Minister No 040/P/2014.

AKADEMIKA journal is located at Rumah Jurnal IAIN Metro, Ki Hajar Dewantara st., 15 A Iring Mulyo, Metro. International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) of Akademika journal is 1696-069X and Electronic International Standard Serial Number (E-ISSN) is 2356-2420.

The OJS site of AKADEMIKA journal on Sepetember 2016 was changed from http://stainmetro.ac.id/e-journal/index.php/akademika to journal.stainmetro.ac.id/index.php/ akademika due to some virus attacks. Then on February, 2nd 2017, the OJS site of AKADEMIKA journal officially changed into http://e-journal.metrouniv.ac.id/index.php/akademika as an impact from the transformation of State Islamic College (STAIN) Jurai Siwo Metro to State Institute for Islamic Thoughts (IAIN) Metro. 

The management of AKADEMIKA journal is well facilitated by the Institute for Research and Community Service (LPPM) of IAIN Metro properly, this indicator can be seen from the facilities owned by the AKADEMIKA journal and its reputation as an accredited national journal. The facilities are offices, meeting rooms, computers connected to the Internet for 24 hours, a comfortable work space, and adequate office stationeries.


Vision, Mission, and Goal


"Being one of the main references in the field of Islamic Thoughts journal, both nationally and internationally." This vision will be achieved periodically and step by step. This can be proved from the development of AKADEMIKA Journal publications year by year.



"As an enlightenment media of Islamic Thoughts  in solving religious and social problems." The publications of AKADEMIKA journal in each edition will periodically brings to achieve the misssion. The themes used in each edition reflect a commitment in finding out the solutions of religious  and social dimentionated human dynamics.



Journal Publication is more intended to maintain the institution's commitment towards their owned knowledge; therefore, publishing the journal is more intended as an effort to improve the institutional image. The existence of Scientific Journals in institute environment aim as a media to strengthen image and commitment in socializing the brilliant ideas, so that the knowledge will improve according to their needs and era developments. In this case, the scientific journal is not just a training tool for human resources in an institution, but it is a tool  for developing and self-actualizing in a scientific commitment that has become a part of their lives.


Focus and Scope

AKADEMIKA: Journal of Islamic Thoughts focuses on accomodating Islamic Thoughts- based scientific papers which published by the Institute for Research and Community Service (LPPM) of State Islamic Institute (IAIN) Metro. Accredited B  based on the Decree of Education and Culture Minister No 040/P/2014 on February 21, 2014. This journal is published twice a year, namely on April and October.


AKADEMIKA is a publication of scientific journal which accomodates articles about thematic Islamic Thoughts with some approaches in Islamic Thoughts field. The journal is published in both print and online.

AKADEMIKA is Journal of Islamic thoughts published by the Institute for Research and Community Service (LPPM) of State Islamic Institute (IAIN) Metro. This journal is published as an attempt to socialize scientific studies which related to the results of islamic researches.
Peer Review Process
Every script will be reviewed and selected by the Editorial Team based on the suitability of research field, script templates and writing guidelines of AKADEMIKA journal. The worthy scripts will be returned to the author to be revised or directly submitted to mitra bestari (reviewers). The accepted and worthy manuscript will be reviewed by 2-6 reviewers.
Publication Frequency
AKADEMIKA: Journal of Islamic Thoughts is published twice a year. Call of paper for the first edition up to February 15 and the second edition up to August 15. The published manuscripts have the best quality because they have passed the tight selection criteria.
Open Access Policy
AKADEMIKA provides open access journal. it means that every result of the researches in this journal can be freely accessed by everyone and everywhere. Therefore, this journal can globally supports the knowlege and scientific papers exchange.
LOCKSS OJS system aiming as a distributed archiving system of inter-library which uses the system to make permanent archives (preservation and restoration).
Online Submissions
Interested in submitting to this journal? We recommend that you review the About the Journal page for the journal's section policies, as well as the Author Guidelines. Authors need to register with the journal prior to submitting or, if already registered, can simply log in and begin the five-step process.
Author Guidelines
The authors of AKADEMIKA journal have to write their bibliography in the standard script format before submitting the script in the journal. The authors are required to use OJS of AKADEMIKA journal IAIN Metro by registering themselves in the available menu. The script is required to use the reference manager for the footnote model and the literature, namely Zotero.
AKADEMIKA journal in submitting the manuscripts, publishing, downloading, printing, reading and sharing to the other parties are free. Nevertheless,  in translating, sending hardcopy, transfering the authors’ fee, and the others are charged according to the circumstances.
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 ideas must be suitable with the theme.
  2. Individuals or groups consist of 2-3 people.
  3. Preferably the results of the research.
  4. The work is original and not plagiarism, and has never been published / posted in any form of publication.
  5. The writing based on guidelines of AKADEMIKA journal
  6. Filling out the biodata and authenticity statement, sending  physical evidence through post or other courier services, downloading the format at https://goo.gl/UYphm3
  7. The manuscript has to cite at least 5 accredited national journals and 10 un-accredited national journals.
  8. Accepted participants publishing the script in the journal will get  two hardcopies of the journal.
  9. Softcopy of the script is sent to: akademikajurnal@yahoo.co.id. The script is sent not more than Febuary 15 ( 1st Edition) and August 15 (2nd Edition)
Copyright Notice
The whole articles in AKADEMIKA journal can be disseminated by including the identity and the source of the articles (AKADEMIKA: Journal of Islamic Thoughts). Publisher is not responsible for the contents of the article. Contents of the article are the authors' responsibility.
Privacy Statement
Name and email submitted in the journal website will only be used for the purposes mentioned above. Will not be misused for other purposes or other parties.
Institute for Research and Community Service (LPPM) of State Islamic Institute (IAIN) Metro
About this Publishing System
This journal uses Open Journal Systems 3, which is open source journal management and publishing software developed, supported, and freely distributed by the Public Knowledge Project under the GNU General Public License.
Mailing Address
AKADEMIKA: Journal of Islamic Thoughts
Rumah Jurnal IAIN Metro
Ki Hajar Dewantara St. 15A Iringmulyo Metro Lampung 34111.
E-mail: akademikajurnal@yahoo.co.id  HP: 085726476495 
Principal Contact
Dedi Wahyudi, M.Pd.I
State Islamic Institute (IAIN) Metro
Ki Hajar Dewantara St. 15 A. Iring Mulyo, Metro, Lampung, Indonesia, 34111, HP : 085726476495 Email: podoluhur91@gmail.com
Support Contact
Umar, M.Pd.I
State Islamic Institute (IAIN) Metro
Ki Hajar Dewantara St. 15 A. Iring Mulyo, Metro, Lampung, Indonesia, 34111, HP: 08127242067 Email: umariainmetro@gmail.com