Guidelines & Template

General Guidelines;

The article should be written between approximately 4000-6000 words including body text, all tables, figures, notes, and the reference list. The article should be written in word document (MS word), 1,5 space, and Palatino Linotype. Paper should be in prepared in A4 paper (21cm x 29.7cm) using 2 cm for inside margin, 2 cm for outside margin, and 3 cm for top and bottom.  No need to alter page number in this template as the page number will be reordered at preprinting process.

Authors are suggested to present their articles in the section structure: Introduction - Method - Findings and Discussion - Conclusion - References.

Organization and citation of the referencesare made in American Psychological Association 7th.


The title is written in short, a maximum of fifteen words, and no subtitles are allowed.


Write the full names of all authors without titles, affiliations, email addresses, and correspondence WhatsApp numbers. Please put (*) for correspondence email.


The abstract is written in English, containing elements of the purpose of writing, methods, and results. Written between 200-250 characters with the formation of one paragraph that includes all of these elements.


The introduction is a background problem that describes academic anxiety, the irrelevant between ideality and reality, theoretical and applicable. In the background of the problem, the author must explain the latest research relevant to the topic to be discussed along with references. Then, in this sub, the author can define the position and significance of the writing to be addressed with research that is still relevant before. Furthermore, the writer can explain the purpose of the research and the significance of the study theoretically and pragmatically.


It should be written in paragraphs. It explains the approach of the research, the kinds of research, the data collection technique, and data analysis. They should reflect on and describe the purpose of the study appropriately. In the next paragraph, the author must display the research framework in a concept map or diagram.

Findings and Discussion;

Findings, inform a number of important data (original) fields which obtained from the questionnaires, surveys, documents, interviews, observations, and other data collection techniques. It can be completed with a table or graphic to clarify the result. All figures and tables should be centered and numbered consecutively. Tables (refer to Table 1, Table 2, and table 3…) should be presented above the table contained in center alignment. A descriptive title should be placed after the table title (refer to Table 1, table 2, and table 3…) above each table. The source of the table should be placed below the table in the right alignment. Figures (refer to Figure 1, Figure 2, and Figure 3…) should be presented below each figure and followed by the description of the figure.

Discussions, discussion is the most important part of writing a journal article. At this stage, the author must present the thesis and research findings systematically, scientifically, and factually. Explain the impact of research findings and their impact. Then the writer must compare the results with previous studies relevant to the topic of discussion.


This summarizes the evidence of the main points or findings of research problems that are by the research objectives. It consists of two paragraphs (maximum). Please do not restate findings and discussions. Provide a meeting of the overall scope of the article and a concluding remark.


References should be cited both in the text and in the references list and should conform to American Psychological Association (7th. ed.) or It should be listed in alphabetical order. Please ensure that all information in your manuscript that is taken from another source is substantiated with an in-text reference citation. A minimum of 80% of sources published 10 years recently is required for each submission. Articles in Muaddib: Jurnal Pendidikan Agama Islam are suggested to be used as references.  Please note that your references must follow the American Psychological Association (APA) 7th Edition style (the editor will return your submission for your correction if you do not properly format your references). Author (s) may employ Zotero, Mendeley, and Endnote.

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