Open Access Management Journals

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

Management is administration of an organization, including activities to set the strategy of an organization and coordinate employees to accomplish its objectives

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.

Hopefully this list of Management Open Access journals will make it easier for you to decide where to publish your Management manuscript.
Our list includes all the high-impact factor Management 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.Instead of displaying the most commonly known Management journals, we have made an exhaustive list of open accesss Management journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Management 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.

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Open Access Management Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Foundations and trends in management2475-6946Now Publishers122100
linköping studies in management and economics. Dissertations0347-892012100
International journal of driving science2397-1959Ubiquity Press, Ltd.35100
Belgian Actuarial Bulletin1784-5742Ankara University16100
Iet Control Theory and Applications1751-8644Institution of Electrical Engineers41827549996.1Website
Open economics and management journal2352-6300Bentham Science83087.5
African public procurement law journal2411-7048Stellenbosch University - African Public Procurement Law Journal211085.7
International journal of agile and extreme software development1743-5137Inderscience Enterprises Ltd.64683.3
Journal of Leadership in Organizations2656-8810Universitas Gadjah Mada372678.4Website
Frontiers in control engineering2673-6268Frontiers Media SA36777.8Website
Journal of Chaos2314-6605Hindawi Limited188477.8
Current Issues in Auditing1936-1270American Accounting Association301166477.4
Organisational Project Management2203-6156University of Technology, Sydney135576.9Website
ICST Transactions on E-Business2032-9288European Alliance for Innovation n.o.41475
Probe-Accounting, auditing and taxation2661-393XUniverse Scientific Publishing Pte. Ltd.16275
Sri Lankan Journal of Human Resource Management1800-3036Sri Lanka Journals Online6323874.6
Creighton journal of interdisciplinary leadership2379-9307Health Services Library, Creighton University279774.1
Universal journal of control and automation2331-6500Horizon Research Publishing Co., Ltd.6211371
Iet Electric Power Applications1751-8660Institution of Electrical Engineers19222341370.8Website
Journal of Reseach in Management2654-5365Pusat Pengelolaan Jurnal501870
African Journal of Business Ethics1817-7417Medknow Publications15953569.8Website
Journal of Control Science and Engineering1687-5249Hindawi Limited629281869.5Website
Journal of project, program & portfolio management1838-7845University of Technology, Sydney4213069
Behavior studies in organizations2687-6272EUROKD Egitm Danismanlik Group16968.8
Archives of Control Sciences1230-2384De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.598309468.7Website
International journal of psychotherapy practice and research2574-612XOpen Access Pub3266.7
Journal of multi business model innovation and technology2245-8832157366.7
Automatic control and information sciences2375-163034766.7
South African journal of business management2078-5585AOSIS842766.7Website
Journal of automation and control2372-30413266.7
International journal of supply chain management2518-4709IPR Journals and Books (International Peer Reviewed Journals and Books)12266.7
SA journal of human resource management1683-7584AOSIS1587265.8Website
International journal of supply chain and logistics2520-3983CARI Journals Limited1051665.7
Power Electronics and Drives2451-0262De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.818665.4
International Journal of Strategic Change Management1740-2859Inderscience Enterprises Ltd.15569065.2
International Journal of Power Electronics and Drive Systems2088-8694Institute of Advanced Engineering and Science1391253564.8
Leadership, Education, Personality: An Interdisciplinary Journal2524-6178Springer Nature311564.5Website
Protection and Control of Modern Power Systems2367-0983Springer Nature229291464.2Website
Journal of human resource management2331-0707Science Publishing Group12726463.8
Classroom Action Research Journal (CARJO)2598-4195State University of Malang (UM)11663.6
Journal of human resources management research2166-0018IBIMA Publishing5218863.5
Open journal of accounting2169-3404Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.10129363.4
International journal of industrialized construction2563-5034University of Alberta Libraries8762.5
Journal of marketing communications for higher education2577-6568Boston College University Libraries8162.5
Kelaniya journal of human resource management2738-2192Sri Lanka Journals Online825462.2
Project leadership and society2666-7215Elsevier529261.5Website
International journal of Shari'ah and corporate governance research2578-0387Centre for Research on Islamic Banking and Finance and Business26361.5
Hasanuddin Journal of Applied Business and Entrepreneurship2598-0890Fakultas Ekonomi dan Bisnis Unhas31561.3
Journal of organizational management studies2166-0816IBIMA Publishing6221861.3
IEEJ journal of industry applications2187-1094Institute Electrical Engineers Japan865242760.7
IJHCM (International Journal of Human Capital Management)2580-9164Universitas Negeri Jakarta1623460.5Website
Issues in Social and Environmental Accounting1978-0591Indonesian Center for Social and Environmental Accounting Research and Development (ICSEARD)129107860.5Website
International journal of engineering management2640-1525Science Publishing Group5260
Research in Accounting Journal2715-7881Yayasan Riset dan Pengembangan Intelektual5160
Jurnal akuntansi dan akuntabilitas publik2620-5920Universitas Gadjah Mada5260
Journal for the advancement of performance information and value1941-191XKashiwagi Solution Model Inc.14231259.9
Intelligent Control and Automation2153-0653Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.275150259.6
Iet Power Electronics1755-4535Institution of Electrical Engineers35434676759.5Website
International Journal of Corporate Social Responsibility2366-0074Springer Nature69101859.4Website
Annals of corporate governance2381-6724Now Publishers2710059.3
Journal of organizational knowledge communication2246-7572Aarhus University Library176058.8
International journal of organizational leadership2345-6744Canadian Institute for Knowledge Development26971458.7
Buhalterinės apskaitos teorija ir praktika1822-8682Vilnius University1092958.7Website
European Journal of Human Resource Management Studies2601-1972Open Access Publishing Group46358.7
Governance in Africa2053-4825Ubiquity Press, Ltd.124358.3
Journal of Positive Management2083-103XUniwersytet Mikolaja Kopernika/Nicolaus Copernicus University18238258.2
Open journal of leadership2167-7743Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.13834858
Journal of management and research2218-2705University of Management and Technology384957.9Website
SEISENSE journal of management2617-5770SEISENSE Private, Ltd.10718157.9
Audit financiar1583-5812Chamber of Financial Auditors of Romania26819257.8Website
Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management1479-4411Academic Conferences International Ltd277278257.4Website
Journal of Teaching and Learning Research2656-9086Institut Agama Islam Negeri (IAIN) Palopo7257.1
AJAR (Asian Journal of Accounting Research)2459-9700Emerald (MCB UP)13333757.1Website
Jurnal Riset Akuntansi dan Auditing Goodwill2088-8899Platax1653356.4
Journal of accounting and auditing2165-9532IBIMA Publishing4815256.3
Journal of Professional Communication1920-6852McMaster University Library13411056
JERAM (Journal of Education Research in Administration and Management)2549-6115JERAM : Journal of Education Research in Administration and Management43555.8
Dinasti International Journal of Management Science (DIJMS)2686-5211LPPM Universitas EKASAKTI2152155.8
Petra International journal of Business Studies2621-6426Petra Christian University36855.6
Journal of strategic management2520-0461AJPO JOURNALS453455.6
MANAGEMENT & ACCOUNTING REVIEW2550-1895UiTM Press, Universiti Teknologi MARA1196055.5
China journal of accounting research1755-3091Elsevier262247754.6Website
Earth system governance2589-8116Elsevier9954554.5Website
Journal of modeling, simulation, identification and control2162-9625223254.5
South East Asian Journal of Management1978-1989Fakultas Ekonomi dan Bisnis Universitas Indonesia17640754.5
전력전자학회 논문지1229-2214The Korean Institute of Power Electrics52054754.4
MEC-J (Management and Economics Journal)2598-9537Maulana Malik Ibrahim State Islamic University943454.3
Living reviews in European governance1813-856XLiving Reviews24112854.2
Dinasti International Journal of Education Management and Social Science (DIJEMSS)2686-6331LPPM Universitas EKASAKTI1841753.8
Nang Yan Business Journal2307-101X5611453.6
Australasian Journal of Construction Economics and Building1835-6354University of Technology, Sydney434414853.5Website
International Journal of Construction Engineering and Management2326-1102Scientific and Academic Publishing16837853
Frontiers of Business Research in China1673-7326Springer Nature392175352.8Website
Entrepreneurship2738-7402Southwest University Neofit Rilski38352.6
Journal of Accounting and Management Information Systems1583-4387Bucharest University of Economic Studies408132552.5Website
CES transactions on electrical machines and systems2096-3564Electrical Engineering Press Co. Ltd.273102352.4
Annals of Management and Organization Research2685-7715Goodwood Publishing48852.1
Systems Science & Control Engineering2164-2583Taylor & Francis613366752Website
Jurnal riset bisnis dan investasi2460-8211Politeknik Negeri Bandung2003351.5
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open access (OA) is a set of principles and practices through which research is freely distributed online
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
It refers to the level of association between a journal being listed and the concept it is listed under, from 0-100. For example, the Journal Of Physics Through Computation has a relevance of “100” when listed under “Open Access Computer Science Journals” because it has relevance to the field of Computer Science.
How do you count total number of citations?
The citations demonstrate how frequently publications from this journal are cited in other papers. We obtain this information via OpenAlex. Although the accuracy is questionable, it might nevertheless aid you in gaining an understanding of how prestigious a publication is overall.
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