Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Geografi welcomes authoritative, original, ably illustrated, and well-written manuscripts on any topic of geographical importance related to Indonesian cases as well as others areas in the planet. The Journal publishes Articles, Technical Notes, Rapid Communications, Opinion Papers, Comments/Responses and Corrections

Jurnal Geografi  welcomes high-quality, original and well-written manuscripts on any of the following topics:

1. Geomorphology

2. Climatology

3. Biogeography

4. Soils Geography

5. Population Geography

6. Behavioral Geography

7. Economic Geography

8. Political Geography

9. Historical Geography

10. Geographic Information Systems

11. Cartography

12. Quantification Methods in Geography

13. Remote Sensing

14. Regional development and planning

15. Disaster


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts submitted to Jurnal Geografi must follow focus and scope, and author guidelines of this journal. The submitted manuscripts must address scientific merit or novelty appropriate to the focus and scope. All manuscripts must be free from plagiarism contents. All authors are suggested to use plagiarism detection softaware to do the similarity checking. Editors check the plagiarism detection of articles in this journal by using a Turnitin software.

The research article submitted to Jurnal Geografi will be peer-reviewed at least 2 (two) or more expert reviewers. The reviewers give scientific valuable comments improving the contents of the manuscript.

Final decision of articles acceptance will be made by Editors according to reviewers comments. Publication of accepted articles including the sequence of published articles will be made by Editor in Chief by considering sequence of accepted date and geographical distribution of authors as well as thematic issue.


Publication Frequency

The journal is published twice a year in January and July


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.