Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

MAKARA Journal of Technology is a peer-reviewed multidisciplinary journal committed to the advancement of scholarly knowledge and research findings of the several branches of Engineering and Technology. The Journal publishes new results, original articles, reviews, and research notes whose content and approach are of interest to a wide range of scholars. It also offers rapid dissemination.

MAKARA Journal of Technology covers the recent research in several branches of engineering and technology include Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical & Bioprocess Engineering, Material & Metallurgical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Civil & Architecture Engineering, and Marine Engineering. Criteria used in determining acceptability of contributions include newsworthiness to a substantial part of the engineering & technology and the effect of rapid publication on the research of others. This journal, published three times each year, is where readers look for the advancement of discoveries in engineering and technology.


Open Access Policy

MAKARA Journal of Technology (MJT) is published by an autonomous Editorial Board drawn from Directorate of Research and Community Engagement, Universitas Indonesia. In addition, distinguished scholars from local and foreign universities are appointed to serve as international board members and referees.

Many authors in today's publishing environment want to make their research freely available to all reader communities. MAKARA Journal of Technology is delighted to serve a fully open access (OA) publishing to help authors gain maximum exposure for their groundbreaking research and application-oriented articles.

Review Process

All MJT's articles will have the same standard of peer-review for all content submitted. Manuscripts will be reviewed by the Editorial Board and at least one independent referee. Decisions regarding the publication of a manuscript will be based on the Board's recommendations. The manuscript will be evaluated based on its appropriateness for MJT, contribution to the discipline, cogency of analysis, conceptual breadth, clarity of presentation and technical adequacy. Manuscripts submitted by members of the journal's Editorial Board are subjected to the same review procedure.


It is the author's responsibility to ensure that his or her submitted work does not infringe any existing copyright. Authors should obtain permission to reproduce or adapt copyrighted material and provide evidence of approval upon submitting the final version of a manuscript.