About the Journal
Japanology: The Journal of Japanese Studies (print-ISSN: 2302-2876, e-ISSN: 2985-8380) is a scholarly publication focused on Japanese studies. Its establishment in 2012 aimed to facilitate the dissemination of scientific research on Japan, specifically in the fields of culture, linguistics, literature, history, and related areas.

Published bi-annually (June and November) by the Department of Japanese Studies at the Faculty of Humanities, Universitas Airlangga (UNAIR) in Indonesia, Japanology seeks manuscripts written in either Indonesian or American-English that adhere to its author guidelines and article templates and align with its focus and scope.

Article Processing Charges
The Japanology journal doesn't require any fees for submitting or publishing articles. Before you submit your manuscript, make sure it fits the topics with aims and scope of Japanology, is written in either Indonesian or American English, follows the Author Guidelines, and uses the provided article template.

JJS publishes articles in the following categories:Research articles: Full reports of research projects including background, theoretical frameworks, methodology and data, results and discussion.

Publication Frequency
JJS is published two times a year: No. 1, January–June; No. 2, July–November

The "Japanology Journal" was established in 2012 with the ISSN number 2302-2876. However, in 2018, it switched from print to an online format. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, the journal temporarily stopped publishing until 2022. Since then, it has resumed regular publication. In 2023, it obtained an Electronic ISSN (E-ISSN) with the code 2985-8380, enhancing its digital accessibility.

Ownership and management
Department of Japanese Studies
Faculty of Humanities, 2nd floor, Universitas Airlangga
Jl. Dharmawangsa Dalam Selatan, Surabaya, Indonesia 60286
Tel.62-31-5035676, fax.62-31-5035807

Universitas Airlangga


*motto: 知恵は磨けば光る / chie wa migakeba hikaru / Wisdom shines when polished
Continuous learning and effort enhance one's wisdom and knowledge. 


Current Issue

Vol. 10 No. 2 November 2023
Published: 2023-11-13