Open Acces 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.

Focus and Scope

SIMKI POSTGRADUATE Journal is a blind peer review published by the Institute for Research and Community Service, Universitas Nusantara PGRI Kediri and media for researchers and lecturers who will publish their research results. The purpose of this Journal is to facilitate scientific publication of research results in Indonesia and participate to improve the quality and quantity of research for academics and researchers.

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  • Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgment of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  • Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgment of its initial publication in this journal.
  • Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work. 

Peer Review Process

Every article that goes to the editor will be selected in advance on the scope and feasibility by the editorial board. Then, the articles will be sent to the "Mitra Bestari"/ peer reviewer and will go to the next selection by Blind Peer-Review Process. Reviewers are unaware of the identity of the authors, and authors are also unaware of the identity of reviewers.  Every submitted paper will be reviewed by at least two peer-reviewers. After that, the articles will be returned to the authors to revise. The reviewing process will consider novelty, objectivity, method, scientific impact, conclusion, and references.

Article Processing Charge

Every article submitted to Journal SIMKI POSTGRADUATE is paid. Authors should pay free. This includes submitting, peer-reviewing, editing, publishing, maintaining and archiving, and allows immediate access to the full-text versions of the articles.

Reference Management

Every article submitted to Journal SIMKI POSTGRADUATE shall use reference management software e.g. EndNoteĀ® or Mendeley.