Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

IJELS welcomes original and unpublished papers on English language studies, covering all branches of linguistics, literature and ELT, including translation. Other relevant fields will also be considered for publication.


Section Policies


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Publication Frequency

Indonesian Journal of English Language Studies (IJELS) is published twice a year, namely in March and September.

Article submissions are welcome all year round, without any specific deadlines.

Publication in IJELS is free of charge.


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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