The Journals included in the Platform of Georgian Academic Journals are recommended to meet the following criteria:


  • Be published on a regular basis, desirable without delays in its two most recent issues
  • Have an International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) as registered and confirmed with the ISSN International Center
  • Publish open access content
  • Journal articles should present the result of original research 
  • Abstracts and keywords should be included in the articles 
  • Use standardized bibliographic references
  • Use institutional Emails when submitting information about authors


Journals should provide the following information on the journal website :


  • Editorial board (including names, surnames and institutional affiliations), description of editorial process and peer review type
  • Aims and scopes of the journal
  • Copyright and Licensing
  • Author charges (APC). In case the journal does not have any charges, this should be stated
  • Author Guidelines (including information about technical parameters of manuscript submission, citation style etc.)
  • Contact information