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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.

  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.


Interested scholars and researchers are hereby invited to submit well-researched papers for possible publication in the Ilorin Journal of Religious Studies which is published bi-annually in June and December.

Articles submitted for consideration must conform to the following guidelines:

All articles must be original, objective and of outstanding quality and must not have been submitted for publication elsewhere.
Every article must have an appropriate main title, sub-titles and conclusion. These must be preceded by an abstract of about 250 words.
The title page should contain title of the article, names, institution of the author(s), telephone number and e-mail address.
Articles must be typed double-spaced using MS-Word format, 12 points, Times New Roman and maximum of 15 pages of A4 size.
The journal follows Turabian style of citation.

Electronic copy of the submission shall be sent as an attachment to:-

ilorinjourels@ymail.com or admin@ijourels.org.ng.  A submission fee of N5000 or $35 per paper shall be paid per paper. Upon the acceptance of a paper, a publication fee of N15000 or $100 shall be paid.

Every submission shall be Double Blind Peer Reviewed to maintain confidentiality of both the author and the reviewer.

All articles submitted for publication shall be subjected to Anti-Plagiarism test as Ilorin Journal of Religious Studies cherishes academic integrity. Any submission that fails Anti-Plagiarism test shall not be published.

Ilorin Journal of Religious Studies is published under CC-BY-SA Creative Common License.