Editorial Policy

Focus and Scope

IIntermestic Journal of International Studies (INTERMESTIC) is a peer-reviewed bi-annual academic journal. It is dedicated to facilitate the exchange of ideas and research on themes that focus on various issues within international-domestic spectrum or global-local relations by diverse actors, which includes but is not limited to transnational movements, intercultural exchanges, foreign policy, practices of diplomacy, law and organization as well as political economy, strategic and security issues in world politics. More details on focus and scope

Peer Review Process

Manuscripts (other than those that are of insufficient quality or unlikely to be competitive enough for publication) are reviewed by two or more reviewers using blind review procedures in process.

Publication Ethics

Publication ethics for Intermestic Journal of International Studies applied to authors, editors, and reviewers. The publication ethics refers to the ethical requirements set by the scientific publications Research Professor Assembly (MPR) Indonesian Institute of Sciences (2014). More on publication ethics please refer here.

Publication Frequency

INTERMESTIC  Journal of International Studies is published twice a year, in May and November, by The Department of International Relations, FISIP, Universitas Padjadjaran.


INTERMESTIC  Journal of International Studies is indexed by Dimensions, Kandaga, Google Scholars, Crossreff.org, OneSearch, IPI, Academia, ISDJ, Dimensions, and BASE.

Open Access Protocols

All article in INTERMESTIC  Journal of International Studies are open access for validation please check: http://intermesticjournal.fisip.unpad.ac.id/index.php/intermestic/oai?verb=Identify.

Digital Archiving Policies

All article in INTERMESTIC  Journal of International Studies are archived using LOCKSS and CLOCKSS system.

Plagiarism Check

Any manuscript submitted to INTERMESTIC  Journal of International Studies will be processed by plagiarism screening using www.grammarly.com and www.turnitin.com.


INTERMESTIC  Journal of International Studies does not have any kind of article processing and/or submission charge. INTERMESTEC does not have any waiver policy as well.


Keywords are words or phrases in the form of concepts, perspectives, theories, issues and actors as focus of the manuscript. Keywords are written 3-5 words alphabetically.

Copyright and Permissions

Authors hold the copyright of their submitted manuscripts without restrictions but does not retain the publishing rights. All articles could be reused and remixed in accordance with CC-BY license.

International Standardized Code

E-ISSN: 2503-443X

Privacy Statement

Name and email address that are filled in this journal site will only be used exclusively for the journal purposes and not available for other parties' interest.