Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The focus and scopes of the articles in Indonesian Journal of Management Science:

  • Financial Management
  • Risk Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Production Management
  • International Business
  • International Economic
  • Natural Resources and Enviromental Economic
  • Rural Extention
  • Entrepreneurship


Section Policies

Front Cover

Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Table of Content

Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Back Matter

Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

  1. The manuscript must be original and has never been published in another journal/proceeding. It must contain studies of agricultural socio-economic and agribusiness issues. 
  2. The manuscript is written in accordance with Indonesian Journal of Management Science writing guidelines: Indonesian Journal of Management Science. It must be submitted online through OJS Indonesian Journal of Management Science.
  3. The review process uses a blind review system. Submitted article to this journal will be reviewed at least by 2 reviewers. The review process will take 60 regular days. In the review process, reviewers consider the correspondence of title, abstract, discussion (findings) and conclusions. Beside, reviewers also examine the novelty, scientific impact, and references used in the paper. Inappropriate manuscripts to journal criteria are rejected promptly by the editors without external review. Reviewers only review evaluated and proper manuscripts to our scopes. Then, editors make a decision by considering the reviewer’s recommendation in several possibilities: accepted, rejected, minor revision, or major revision.


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.



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Publication Ethics

This statement describes the ethics of all parties involved in the publication of articles on Indonesian Journal of Management Science, including editors, peer-reviewers and authors.
The articles publication on Indonesian Journal of Management Science supports and creates the scientific method. Thus, it is important to agree and implement standards of ethical behaviour for all parties involved in publishing: editors, peer reviewers, authors, publishers, and the public.

Duties of Authors

  1. Authors must present an accurate report of the work performed. The underlying data must be accurately presented in the research report. A paper should contain sufficient detail and references to allow others to replicate the work.
  2. Authors are asked to provide raw data in relation to the paper for editorial review, and must be prepared to provide public access to that data.
  3. The Authors should present an article or research results clearly, honest, and no-plagiarism, and original works.
  4. An author may not publish manuscripts describing substantially the same research in more than one journal or major publication.
  5. Authors must cite publications written in the reported manuscript.
  6. All those who have made significant contributions must be listed as co-authors. If other people have participated in certain substantive aspects of the research, they should be recognized or registered as contributors. Authors must ensure that all co-authors have viewed and approved the final version of the paper and have agreed to submit it for publication.
  7. All authors must disclose in their paper any financial or other substantive conflict of interest that could be interpreted or affect the results or interpretation of their text. All sources of financial support for the research project should be disclosed.
  8. When an author finds significant errors or inaccuracies in his published work, it is the author's obligation to immediately notify the editor of the journal and colaborate with the editor to revoke or correct the paper.
  9. If work on the research project involves hazardous chemicals, procedures or equipment, the authors must clearly identify these in the manuscript.

Duties of Editors

  1. An editor at any time evaluate and decision of publication (articles), does not discriminate any races, sexes, religions ethnic, citizenship, or ideology of political writer.
  2. The editor and any editorial staff not open any information about manuscript or article except there is permits from authorship.
  3. Unpublished materials disclosed in a submitted manuscript must not be used in an editor's own research without the express written consent of the author.
  4. Unpublished manuscript (articles) that is not published after proposed would not be used as research by editor without the express written consent from the author.
  5. Editorial board journals are responsible for deciding which articles to submit to journals should be published. Editors can be guided by the policies of the journal's editorial board and the basis of legal requirements relating to defamation, copyright, and plagiarism.
  6. Editors must ensure that each manuscript is evaluated by the editor for authenticity. Editors must manage and use peer reviews fairly and wisely. Editors must explain their peer review process for the authors and also indicate which sections of the journal were reviewed.

Duties of Reviewers

  1. Reviewer responsible to give recommendation on reviewed article to the editor also assist the author in improving the paper.
  2. Selected reviewer who feels unqualified to review the research reported in a manuscript should notify the editor and excuse himself from the paper review process.
  3. Reviews should be objectively. Reviewers should express their opinion clearly with supporting arguments.
  4. Any manuscripts received must be kept confidential. They may not be shown or discussed with others.
  5. Reviewers should not consider manuscripts in which they have a conflict of interest. Privileged information or ideas obtained through peer review must be kept confidential.
  6. Reviewers must identify relevant publication that have not been cited by the authors. The reviewer should also ask the editor to identify any similarities between the manuscript under consideration and other published papers that are known to be personally known.


Article Processing Charges (APCs) & Article Submission Charges

Article Submission FREE: 0.00 (USD)

Article Processing Charges FREE: 0.00 (USD)


Plagiarism Policy

Plagiarism screening will be conducted by Indonesian Journal of Management Science Editorial Board using Turnitin Plagiarism Checker (Max 20%).