Akademika, a refereed journal published by UKM Press is committed to the advancement of scholarly knowledge by encouraging discussion of the several branches of the social sciences and humanities. 

The journal publishes articles and book reviews whose content and approach are of interest to a wide range of scholars. Manuscripts submitted for consideration of publication in this journal should clearly show the implications to the community, society and humanities.  



Publication for 2014

Starting from 2014, the journal will publish its issues in April, August and December.  
Posted: 2013-10-21

Call for Reviewers


Experts in the area of social sciences and humanities who would like to see advancement in their area of expertise and would like to serve as reviewers for this journal, kindly send a curriculum vitae to jakademika@ukm.edu.my

Thank you for your support in advancing current knowledge in social sciences and humanities. 

Posted: 2013-10-09

Submission of Manuscripts


Akademika accepts articles in English and Malay. Submission is open throughout the year. All manuscripts need to be submitted through the online system. Provide a cover letter as well as a short biography of the author(s) in not more than 50 words for each author. Ensure that guidelines for submission are being adhered to before submitting the manuscript. Refer to: 


Posted: 2013-09-30
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Vol 85, No 1 (2015): Akademika 85

Table of Contents


The Failure to Take Off: The Case of Bahagian Penyelarasan dan Pembangunan Bumiputera Pulau Pinang (Kegagalan untuk Melonjak Kehadapan: Kajian Kes Bahagian Penyelarasan dan Pembangunan Bumiputera Pulau Pinang) PDF
Azeem Fazwan Ahmad Farouk
Persepsi Pesakit Mental Terhadap Stigma Masyarakat (Mental Patients’ Perception Towards Social Stigma) PDF
Rose Fazilah Ismail, Haris Abd. Wahab
Peranan Kesejahteraan Keluarga dan Daya Tahan dalam Pengukuhan Keluarga Sandwich (The Role of Family Wellbeing and Resilience in Strengthening Sandwich Families) PDF
Khadijah Alavi, Nasrudin Subhi, Mohd Suhaimi Mohamad, Fauziah Ibrahim, Norulhuda Sarnon, Salina Nen
Facebook dan Media Massa: Keberkesanan dalam Menyampaikan Mesej Alam Sekitar kepada Masyarakat (Facebook and Mass Media: The Effective Delivery of Environmental Messages to Society) PDF
Nur Nasliza Arina Mohamad Nasir, Jamilah Hj. Ahmad

ISSN: 0126-5008