Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Articles written for the Journal of Planology, covering the results of thoughts and research results relating to the field of study urban and regional planning directly or indirectly.

1) Spatial planning

2) GIS application

3) Remote Sensing

4) Urban Design

5) Transportation

6) Infrastructure

7) Coastal Planning

8) Environmental Studies

9) Socio-Economic Area and City

10) Rural Planning

11) Disaster Mitigation

12) Areas of relevant science

13) Islamic City

14) Tourism


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Every article that is sent to Journal Planologi will be reviewed by a reviewer (single blind review). The decision whether the submitted article will be published or not is determined by the editors forum based on the comments from reviewers. An Examining of plagiarism will be done with the help of Google Scholar and Turnitin System.

Manuscript processing time in Journal Planologi:

  1. The author has 15 days waiting period on the first article submission, the section editor will decide whether the article needs to be revised or not.
  2. Section editor needs 3 days to examine the article based on Journal Planologi author guideline.
  3. Author has 12 days to revise the article consistent with the Journal Planologi author guideline.
  4. The revised article given to the editor to be reviewed, the editorial team needs 15 days to finish the review.
  5. If the article Declined, section editor has 3 days to inform the author regarding the editorial team decision.
  6. If the article Revision Required, editorial team will proceed the article to the reviewer.
  7. Reviewer has 30 days to review the article divided into two times review and provide the decision, Accepted or Declined
  8. The editorial team discusses the final decision in an editorial team meeting whether the articles recommended by the reviewers proceed to be Published or Declined. The editorial team has 20 days to make the final decision.
  9. The soon-to-be-published articles, lay-outed by the section editor for 30 days.

10. Author has 5 days to confirm the layout result.

11. Section editor or editor publishes the accepted articles.


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.


Plagiarism Screening

Manuscripts submitted to Jurnal Planologi will be screened for plagiarism and self-plagiarism using TURNITIN and Google-based search engines. Depending on the level of originality and similarities with other documents, the managing editor will decide on whether to immediately reject the manuscripts, contact authors for further clarifications, or to proceed to the peer-review process.