Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Gadjah Mada Journal of Tourism Studies is a periodical Indonesian tourism journal published by the Tourism Study Program of the Faculty of Cultural Sciences at Universitas Gadjah Mada. The journal focuses on tourism studies in Indonesia and neighboring countries. It seeks to advance the discipline by investigating the economic, social, cultural, and environmental dimensions of tourism studies at multiple scales. 

The journal welcomes research reports, conceptual works, empirical studies, theoretical applications, and book reviews, particularly those that contribute to the development of tourism in Indonesia and its neighboring countries by fostering a more critical approach to new ideas and concepts.  

The Gadjah Mada Journal of Tourism Studies welcomes scholarly articles that examine tourism from a multidisciplinary perspective. This includes, but is not limited to, articles on tourism community development, tourism typologies, ecotourism, rural/urban tourism, hospitality and tourism industry, tourism marketing, tourism risk management, tourism accreditation scheme and policy, environmental sustainability, protected areas, tourism cultural studies, heritage studies management, interpretation, tourism and gender studies, tourism education, new frontier tourism, border tourism, virtual tourism, cultural tourism geography, also justice and peace through tourism.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

All articles are reviewed through a peer-reviewed review by the experts.


Publication Frequency

Gadjah Mada Journal of Tourism Studies publishes two times a year in April and October.


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.


Screening For Plagiarism

The manuscript that submitted into this journal will be screened for plagiarism using Aimos 2.0