Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

IJDES reviewing policies are:

  • Every submitted paper will be reviewed by at least two peer-reviewers.
  • Reviewers are unaware of the identity of the authors, and authors are also unaware of the identity of reviewers.
  • Reviewing process will consider novelty, objectivity, method, scientific impact, conclusion, and references.


Publication Frequency

IJDES is published and imprinted by Kopertis WilayahX and managed to be issued twice in every volume (May and November).


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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Article Processing Charges

Every article submitted to IJDES will not have any 'Article Processing Charges'. This includes submitting, peer-reviewing, editing, publishing, maintaining and archiving, and allows immediate access to the full text versions of the articles.


Plagiarism Check

Plagiarism screening will be conducted by IJDES Editorial Board using Grammarly® Plagiarism Checker.


Copy Editing and Proofreading

Every article accepted by IJDES shall be an object to Grammarly® writing-enhancement program conducted by IJDES Editorial Board.


References Management

Every article submitted to IJDES shall use reference management software e.g. EndNote® or Mendeley.