Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Manajemen Pendidikan aims to disseminate significant and innovative scholarly studies that are of value to the national and international research communities. The Journal welcomes articles focusing on all aspects of management education including:

  • Teaching and Learning
  • Instructional design in teaching and learning
  • Innovations in teaching and learning
  • Evaluation and assessment in learning
  • Developing technology in education
  • Developing and evaluation of curriculum
  • Education and culture
  • Education Management
  • Psychology in education
and other issues in education area that have a global perspective than local interest.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

  1. Author submits manuscript to journal through our online journal submission system (OJS)
  2. The Chief-in-Editor will check the feasibility of the topic from manuscript for possible publication. Suitable manuscripts are submit to the editors for further processing. Inappropriate manuscripts will be rejected.
  3. The editor will check the completeness of manuscript components based on guidelines for author, suitability with templates, adequacy of references, originality of manuscripts by checking plagiarism, and checking the accuracy of language. Manuscripts that have met the requirements will be forwarded to a minimum two reviewers / advisory editors with double-blind process. While articles that have not been fulfilled will be sent back to the author for revision.
  4. Reviewers will assess the manuscript content based on their expertise by providing notes and comments. Then, reviewer gives the recommendation about manuscript status.
Based on the recommendation of peer reviewers, editor decides whether manuscripts can be published unchanged, minor revision, major revision, or rejected. For minor and major revision, the authors are requested to produce and submit a final version of the manuscript with the required alteration. To major revision, a final version of the manuscript will be resubmitted to the peer reviewers for reassessment. The peer review process begins anew. The editors approved the manuscripts for publication if no further changes.


Publication Frequency

Manajemen Pendidikan is published twice a year,  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.


Author Fees

Authors ARE NOT REQUIRED to pay an Article Submission Fee as part of the submission process. This part of APC or Article Processing Charge is Free.

Authors ARE NOT REQUIRED to pay an Article Publication Fee as part of the publication process. This part of APC or Article Processing Charge is Free.


Plagiarism Policy

MANAJEMEN PENDIDIKAN  of Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta recognizes that plagiarism is not acceptable for all author and therefore establishes the following policy stating specific actions (penalties) when plagiarism is identified by MANAJEMEN PENDIDIKAN anti-plagiarism software detection (we are using Turnitin) in an article that is submitted for publication.
Plagiarism is copying another person’s text or ideas and passing the copied material as your own work. You must both delineate (i.e., separate and identify) the copied text from your text and give credit to (i.e., cite the source) the source of the copied text to avoid accusations of plagiarism.  Plagiarism is considered fraud and has potentially harsh consequences including loss of job, loss of reputation, and the assignation of reduced or failing grade in a course."

This definition of plagiarism applies for copied text and ideas:
 1. Regardless of the source of the copied text or idea.
 2. Regardless of whether the author(s) of the text or idea which you have copied actually copied that  text or idea from another source.
 3. Regardless of whether or not the authorship of the text or idea which you copy is known
 4. Regardless of the nature of your text (journal paper/article, web page, book chapter, paper submitted for a college course, etc) into which you copy the text or idea
 5. Regardless of whether or not the author of the source of the copied material gives permission for the material to be copied; and
 6.  Regardless of whether you are or are not the author of the source of the copied text or idea (self-plagiarism).
When plagiarism is identified by the Plagiarism Checker  software,  the Editorial Board responsible for the review of this paper and will agree on measures according to the extent of plagiarism detected in the article in agreement with the following guidelines:
Minor Plagiarism
A small sentence or short paragraph of another manuscript is plagiarized without any significant data or idea taken from the other papers or publications.
Punishment: A warning is given to the authors and a request to change the manuscript and properly cite the original sources.
Intermediate Plagiarism
A significant data, paragraph, or sentence of an article is plagiarized without proper citation to the original source.
Punishment: The submitted article is automatic rejected.
Severe Plagiarism
A large portion of an article is plagiarized that involves many aspects such as reproducing original results (data, formulation, equation, law, statement, etc.), ideas, and methods presented in other publications.
Punishment: The paper is automatic rejected and the authors are forbidden to submit further articles to the journal.