Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Sosial Budaya is a journal that publishes current original research on social and cultural studies using an interdisciplinary perspective, especially within Islamic prespectives. It’s provide for researchers that interested in the interaction between social and cultural aspects across several disciplines, including:

1. Anthropology

2. Sociology

3. Politics

4. Education

5. Law

6. Linguistic

7. Environment

8. the other side also concerning with a Malay cultural studies.



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Articles received in this journal will be reviewed by reviewers. The final decision will be taken by the editor on the recommendation of the reviewer.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. All articles published Open Access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download.  We are continuously working with our author communities to select the best choice of license under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC-BY 4.0). Authors and readers can copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, as well as remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially, but they must give appropriate credit (cite to the article or content), provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same license as the original. The Authors submitting a manuscript do so on the understanding that if accepted for publication, copyright of the article shall be assigned to Sosial Budaya and Institute for Research and Community Service Universitas Islam Negeri Sultan Syarif Kasim Riau as publisher of the journal.


Publication Fee

Sosial Budaya charges APC fees, for editing and layout needs


Publication Frequency

Jurnal Sosial Budaya published be-annual, June and December.


Scanning Plagiarism

Submitted manuscript in this journal will be checked for plagiarism by editor and without review