About the Journal

The Scientific Journal of Cihan University – Sulaimaniya (SJCUS) Is an open access journal that publishes double blind peer-reviewed research, the journal is bi-annual journal (June and December), SJCUS has been established in 2017 by Cihan University-Sulaimaniya. Approved by Ministerial Decree No.9967 0f 18/7/2017AD, for the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research – Kurdistan Region- Iraq, with P-ISSN: 2520-5102 (Print), E-ISSN: 2520-7377 (Online) and DOI Prefix: 10.25098.

This journal publishes scientific research in Kurdish, Arabic, and English languages that contain the original scientific research standards in any of administrative, economic, accounting, Linguistics, legal, computing, technological, engineering, and the related fields.

SJCUS journal is a member of CrossRef and CrossRef services. All published papers are checked by iThenticate and assigned a DOI.

All the content is regularly double peer reviewed before publication whereas the index is checked through anti-plagiarism software 'Turnitin'. It is also being indexed in national and international databases/resources. From 2019, all papers submitted to the journal should be written in good Language. Authors for whom writting in a language which is not their native language are encouraged to have their paper checked before submission for grammar and clarity. The work should not have been published or submitted for publication elsewhere. 

Subject Areas

  • Economic & Administration
  • Accounting
  • Linguistics
  • Law
  • Computing
  • Engineering
  • Other related fields

Open Access Statement 

Cihan University – Sulaimaniya (SJCUS) Journal is committed to promoting the open access of scholarly research to support a wider exchange of knowledge and innovation. We believe that making research freely available to the public fosters collaboration, accelerates scientific progress, and benefits society as a whole. Therefore, all articles published in this journal are available immediately upon publication under an open access license.

What does open access mean for you?

  • Free access: You can read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of articles without any financial or permission barriers.
  • Global reach: Your research has the potential to be accessed and read by a wider audience worldwide, regardless of their location or institutional affiliation.
  • Increased visibility and citation: Open access articles are often more cited than those published behind paywalls, leading to greater recognition for your work.
  • Collaboration and innovation: Open access fosters collaboration among researchers and innovators across disciplines and borders.

Specifics of the Open Access License:

This journal adopts the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license for all published articles. This license allows users to:

  • Share and adapt the material for any purpose, even commercially.
  • Remix, transform, and build upon the material.


Author Rights:

Authors retain copyright to their work published in this journal. This means you have the right to:

  • Share your article on personal websites or institutional repositories.
  • Submit your article to other repositories or databases.
  • Use your article for teaching or other non-commercial purposes.

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