JURNAL SOSIAL POLITIK

The Social and Political Research Center (PKSP), Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang proudly presents Journal Sospol (Sospol: Jurnal Sosial Politik). Journal Sospol cordially invites researchers, academicians, and experts to submit research on sociology, communications, international relations, governance, and social welfare sciences. 


The Journal Sospol supports topics of publication covering domestic and international issues dealing with social politics field of research. The Journal Sospol aims to explore knowledge and contribute on policy recommendation due to response state and society problems through intellectual perspectives.

The topics addressed within the journal include;

  1. State and governance
  2. The role of media
  3. Political communication
  4. Organization, interest groups, and political parties
  5. Political participation and social movement
  6. State and The role of public service institution
  7. State, Citizen, and the Social Problems
  8. Diplomacy and Foreign Policy Analysis
  9. International Politics
  10. Global Cooperation on Development
  11. International Studies
On the first publication, we used title “Sospol: Jurnal Ilmu Sosial dan Ilmu Politik”. It published 2 (two) issues in a year. Volume 1 published on March 2011 and September 2011. It written in Bahasa Indonesia by printed version ISSN 2088-8090.

Due to technical problems, unfortunately, the Volume 2 of Journal Sospol published in November 2016 with single issue. It was the beginning of Journal Sospol accepted articles written in English as foreign languange. The publisher – PKSP released its online version in cooperation with Research and Community Services Directorate (DPPM) of Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang.

In 2017, Journal Sospol released its new cover and template. Journal Sospol stands for Journal of Social Politics. It has new structural organization of management and published twice a year during January-June for Issue 1 and July-December for Issue 2. Vol 3 No 2 (2017) officially published online by e-ISSN 2597-6648.

We got national accredited (SINTA 4) in 2018 starts from publication Vol 2 No 1 (2016). Journal Sospol is indexed by Google scholars and ISJD LIPI. We hope to be one of acknowledge world academics reference and stands for support research sustainibility of scholars from within and outside the country.