Aims and Scopes


Research Journal "Al-Sharq" was started in June-2020. It is a peer-reviewed journal and is published biannually by the "Virtual Islamic Education System, Islamabad-Pakistan".  Its mission is to offer the chance publications to different scholarly articles in the field of Islamic studies, culture, and arts and promote the research culture in Pakistani Society and meet the international standard. We encourage scholars to send us their research articles in three different languages; Arabic, English, and Urdu.

Scope of Journal

We provide a platform for the scholars to particularly address newly emerged issues in the relevant field.

The scope of the journal includes but is not limited to

  • History
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Literature
  • Performing arts
  • Politics
  • Philosophy
  • Religious studies
  • Visual arts
  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Cultural
  • Ancient and modern languages
  • Musicology
  • Social economics
  • Geography
  • Human integrative history
  • Political science
  • International relations
  • Public administration
  • Public policy
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • criminology
  • Demography
  • Rural Studies
  • Gender studies
  • Global studies
  • Human ecology
  • Political ecology
  • Political economy

Apart from this, we publish articles on any topic if they are studied from a religious point of view.


The aim of "Al-Sharq" is to provide a platform to the researchers to share their efforts and spread their results to promote research in the field of Islamic Studies, culture, and arts. The particular focus of our journal is to provide a chance to the scholars and researchers to offer solutions to the newly emerged issues in the modern era related to the field of Islamic Sharia and hence help Islam to spread out and come up with answers to such questions.