About the Journal

Aplikasia: Jurnal Aplikasi Ilmu-Ilmu Agama (P-ISSN 1411-8777 | E-ISSN 2598-2176) is a peer-reviewed, open-access scientific journal focusing on a university-community research and engagement program to advance theories, research, and practices related to all forms of community outreach and engagement based on Islamic values. Aplikasia is based on original research related to community engagement program. The kind of research depends on your field or the topic of community engagement (a program that has been done, an experiment, the impact of your program, survey, interview, questionnaire, etc.). The research paper will be based on the analysis and interpretation between theory and community engagement program to explain the problems faced by the local community.

Aplikasia is Sinta 4 accredited and published biannually by the Institute for Research and Community Services or LPPM (Lembaga Penelitian dan Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat) of State Islamic University (UIN) Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta in cooperation with the Association of Community Engagement Journals AJPKM - Asosiasi Jurnal PKM, based on an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) dated February 15, 2022. This Journal provides a forum for academics, practitioners and community representatives to explore issues and reflect on practices relating to the full range of engaged activity.

LPPM as the publisher takes its duties of guardianship over all stages of publishing extremely seriously and recognizes the publication ethics and other responsibilities. The publisher is also committed to ensuring that the editorial process of submission, review, publication, advertising, reprinting, and other stages is carried out in a professional manner and does not charge any fees from the authors. In addition, the publisher will also happily assist in communications with other journals and/or publishers where this is useful and necessary.


Journal Accreditation


Publication Frequency

Aplikasia: Jurnal Aplikasi Ilmu-ilmu Agama is published biannually or twice a year by the LPPM (Institute for Research and Community Service) State Islamic University (UIN) Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta, namely in June and December.



This journal is sponsored and funded by UIN Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta.


Journal History

This journal was first published in 2000 with two editions in May-December. At that time, the journal was still printed on paper. Each edition publishes 5-8 articles.

In 2016, Applications began to be published online through OJS 2. This is based on the policy of the issuing agency to digitize journals in the context of expanding the dissemination of research conducted by the academic community

Since the second edition of 2018, the Editorial Team has decided to consistently publish 8 articles in each edition.

In 2021, the journal manager will upgrade the system from OJS 2 to OJS 3 to increase journal access ease.

In February 2022, Applications joined the Association of Community Service Journals (AJPKM) based on MoU number 0067/AJPKM/KS/15/02/2022.

In December 2022, based on Decree of the Director General of Higher Education, Research and Technology Number 225/E/KPT/2022, Aplikasia got accreditation with a rating of 4 (Sinta 4)