About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Administrasi Publik (Public Administration Journal) is a journal which contains about article result of research and thinking result of Public Administration which keep growing. This development of course provides wider opportunities for teachers or researchers to continue to explore the development of public administration that is expected to be useful for the community.

Peer Review Process

After submit inventions have made a preliminary review of the manuscript by the editor Jurnal Administrasi Publik (Public Administration Journal). Editor will decide whether the manuscript in accordance with the scope and focus and proper to give to the reviewer. Sometimes, editors may recommend revision before submitting for review. This initial review of activities usually takes a week.

Submissions that pass the initial review will be assigned to at least two reviewers (double-blind peer review). Based on the review editor will first make editorial decisions.

There are five possible editorial decisions (1) the manuscript is accepted, (2) be amended, (3) re-submit, (4) is sent to another publisher, or (5) is rejected.

Typically, the time frame of delivery to the first editor of the average results of 6-8 weeks.

The time to reach a final decision depends on the number of reviews rotation, perceptive writer etc. Typically, the time frame of delivery by an average of 4-5 months a final decision.

Publication Frequency

Published on June and December

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.

Creative Commons License
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Universitas Medan Area

Journal History

  • Jurnal Administrasi Publik (Public Administration Journal) started to be published online edition vol 7 No 2 December 2016
  • Began to be published in print for the first time in May 2011 starting with edition Vol 1 No 1.
  • Published 2 times a year, June and December and according to Decree no. 0005.25487787/JI.3.1/SK.ISSN/2016.12 - 23 December 2016 (starting edition Vol. 7, No. 2, December 2016.
  • Jurnal administrasi Publik (Public Administration Journal) in collaboration with Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) and Centre for Islamic Development Management Studies (ISDEV)
  • Nationally Accredited based on the Decree of the Minister of Research Technology/BRIN, Number 148/M/KPT/2020, 3 Aug 2020, SINTA 3 (Volume 4, Number 2, 2020 - Volume 9, Number 1, 2025)
  • Starting Volume 10, No 1 June 2010, all published manuscripts are in English.
  • Jurnal Administrasi Publik (Public Administration Journal) in collaboration with Covenant University Conference on E-governance and E-business in Nigeria (CUCEEN 2021) Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria