Open Access International relations Journals

A list of Open Access International relations journals for you to publish your manuscript in

International relations is studies about relationships between two or more states

All articles published in Open Access journals have undergone peer review and upon acceptance are immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download.

Our team made this list of International relations Open Access journals with the aim to help you to decide where to publish your International relations manuscript.
Our list includes all the high-impact factor International relations journals that may be relevant to your field of study. In any case, we've also included other journals that may also offer more affordable publishing fees.Rather than displaying just the most relevant International relations journals, we have made an in-depth list of all the open accesss International relations journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best International relations venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access International relations journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of International relations OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access International relations Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Mongolian Journal of International Affairs1023-3741Mongolia Journals Online2119383.4
Politics in Central Europe1801-3422Walter de Gruyter GmbH21437247.2Website
Journal of international affairs2631-2158Nepal Journals Online5240
Croatian International Relations Review1331-1182Institute for Development and International Relations35335939.7
Bridges2291-6490McMaster University Library8437.5
Shanlax international journal of education2320-2653Shanlax International Journals3933.3
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open Access is the free online access of research articles coupled with the rights to use and distribute these articles fully in the digital environment.
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
If a journal has a relevance of “100”, that means that the journal is fully related to the concept it is listed under. If, on the other hand, a journal has a relevance of “0”, that means that the journal doesn’t have any relation to the topic it is listed under. So Nutrition might have a low relevance when included in Open Computer Science Journals
How do you count total number of citations?
The citations show how often articles from a journal have been referenced in other works. We get this data from OpenAlex.
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What is an APC?
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What are the different Open Access types?
Depending on the license, a research paper might be categorised as a) Gold Open Access, b) Hybrid Open Access, c) Green Open Access, d) Bronze Open Access, e) Diamond Open Access, or f) Black Open Access