The Journal has been published by the Pusat Penelitian dan Pengabdian Masyarakat (P3M), Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Islam dan Bahasa Arab (STIBA) Makassar, Indonesia, since 2013 and has been online since 2018 with the main themes on Islamic Studies with the emphasis on interdisciplinary and intertextuality approach. The themes related to Islamic Studies includes Islamic law, al-Qur'an, hadits, Islamic philosophy, Islamic theology, Islamic education, halal management, Islamic economics/finance/banking, etc. 

The journal of Nukhbatul 'Ulum will provide the online collection of articles from 2013 up to now. The most updated information can be found on the website.

This journal is published twice a year, in June and December. The articles published on Jurnal Nukhbatul 'Ulum are highly selected based on their relevance and significance in their fields.