About the Journal

The Jurnal Pengajian Melayu/ Journal of Malay Studies (JOMAS) (e-ISSN: 2735-1904 & ISSN : 1823-7622) is published annually in April and October by the Academy of Malay Studies, Universiti  Malaya. The journal publishes original articles based on professional policies, practices and progress in the field of Malay studies. The journal accepts articles and book reviews both in Malay and English on topics pertaining to the Malay world. The journal aims to provide a forum for communication among experts and professionals to introduce new thoughts, concepts, theories and systems. This journal uses double-blind review, which means that both the reviewer and author identities are concealed from the reviewers, and vice versa, throughout the review process.