Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Gadjah Mada Journal of Tourism Studies is an Indonesian Tourism Journal published periodically by Tourism Studies Program, Faculty of Cultural Sciences Universitas Gadjah Mada focusing specifically on the Indonesian tourism studies. The Gadjah Mada Journal of Tourism Studies seeks to advance the field by examining economic, social, cultural and environmental aspects of Indonesian tourism studies at a number of scales. 

The journal welcomes research reports, conceptual works, empirical studies, theoretical application and book reviews particularly where it supports the development of Indonesian tourism studies through enabling more critical approach of new ideas and concept. 

While the journal's focus is related to Indonesian tourism studies field, the journal also consider other scientific articles that examine tourism from other discipline's perspectives such as anthropology, archaelogy, economic, political science, biology, philosphy, psychology, urban and regional planning, etc. 

More specifically, the journal will consider articles with issue investigation related to community development, tourism typologies, ecotourism, rural tourism, hospitality and tourism industry, marketing studies, risk management, accreditation scheme and policy, environmental sustainability, protected areas, cultural studies, heritage studies management, interpretation, politics of tourism, poverty alleviation, gender studies, education and issue of 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