Journal History

ISSN: 2460-8149 (online);   2355-4339 (print)

Jurnal Pendidikan Islam is an incorporated forum to interconnect about new findings in Islamic education field. Jurnal Pendidikan Islam is published by Tarbiya and Education Faculty UIN Sunan Gunung Djati Bandung associated with Sarjana Pendidikan Islam Indonesia. Jurnal Pendidikan Islam is published and imprinted  issued twice in every volume. Jurnal Pendidikan Islam has been accredited  by Ministry of Education and Culture of Republic of Indonesia Number: 040/P/2014 (ISSN-2355-4339). Jurnal Pendidikan Islam publish original research focus on publishing empirical research articles and theoretical reviews  of  Islamic education. The empirical research includes studies on the implementation of Islamic education in educational Islamic institution while theoretical study covers historical studies, expert finding and Islamic education content analysis from al-qur’an and hadist. 


Jurnal Pendidikan Islam was born in 1985 namely Media Pendidikan. In the beginning of publishing, Media Pendidikan was media of information and the internal written discussion forum of Tarbiya Faculty academic civitas in IAIN Sunan Gunung Djati Bandung which discussed about various problems relate to education and religion. The second period was the developing period. This period has stood till about ten years which was since 1996 to 2005. This period was signed with the blending field of scientific journal, from education and religion became religion education. The name of Jurnal Media Pendidikan became Media Pendidikan Jurnal Pendidikan Keagamaan (ISSN.1412-064X). Media Pendidikan Jurnal Pendidikan Keagamaan succeeded to be accredited by General Director of Dikti Depdiknas (High Education and National Education Department) ranked B (SK No.55/Dikti/Kep/2005 date: 17 November 2005). The third period was the transition period. This period was signed by the confusing in determining identity of the journal and maintaining consistency even in publishing or in editing style. Volume 2005 was printed in A-5 format as the heritage of previous period. Volume 2006-2007 was printed in B-5 format, meanwhile Volume 2008-2011 was printed in A-4 format intended to follow recommendation from UNESCO. This period was begun since 2006 to 2011. The fourth period was the strengthen period. This period was begun since 2012 to 2015. This period was signed by the emphasizing and limiting of publishing scope which was specific in Islamic education field. Since 2012 Media Pendidikan: Jurnal Pendidikan Keagamaan changed became Media Pendidikan: Jurnal Pendidikan Islam. This change was hoped to affect on developing of scientific Islamic education at least in national level. In this period, the change of printed format was also happened, from A-4 back to B-5 by some consideration; 1) The purpose to save papers amount (based on UNESCO recommendation) still could be done, because the paper was not thrown; 2) The size was more small and handy and also eye catching. In 2014, Media Pendidikan: Jurnal Pendidikan Islam succeeded to gain accreditation from general director of Dikti Kementerian Pendidikan Dan Kebudayaan RI, with B national level (SK No. 040/P/2014). In order to effectify naming process and to specify scientific scope, since 2014 the name of Media Pendidikan: Jurnal Pendidikan Islam was changed to Jurnal Pendidikan Islam (ISSN-p: 2355-4339/ISSN-e: 2460-8149) and the volume and number restarted from one. In 2016 Jurnal Pendidikan Islam published in two versions printed and online by open journal system ( All the business process used online. Some improvements were also made to increase the journal quality, such as the manuscript template and the arrangement of volume and number. This change was hoped would affect to the developing of scientific Islamic education either on national or international level. In order to improve the quality of journal, in June 2017, Jurnal Pendidikan Islam is completed by header items which are contained the important information about the article and all the titles and references are in Roman Alphabet. Besides, the paper size is also changed from B5 to A4.