Malaysian Journal of Syariah and Law (MJSL) Online ISSN: 2590-4396 and Print ISSN: 1985-7454 is a refereed journal published by the Faculty of Syariah and Law at Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM). It is published twice a year, in June and December. The main objective of its publication is to provide an appropriate channel for information and research publication, case studies and book reviews related to Syariah and Law based on original research and ideas by the respective authors.

The journal serves as a platform for sharing ideas and experiences related to the research, development and application of Syariah and Law worldwide.

The editorial board welcomes original contributions (written in Bahasa Melayu, English and Arabic) which have never been published or considered for publication by any other publishers.

Currently, Malaysian Journal of Syariah and Law (MJSL) has been abstracted and indexed in:

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