About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Dhaulagiri Journal of Sociology and Anthropology is a compilation of articles, original research reports, review articles, book reviews, dissertation abstracts, professional announcements, and other information of interest in the areas of sociology and anthropology of Nepal and other regions. Articles may be both Nepalese and foreign scholars. Research articles on current issues in sociology and anthropology are mostly preferred.

Dhaulagiri Journal of Sociology and Anthropology is indexed on DOAJ (18th January 2017)

Website addresses

The journal is available on its own website https://dmcjournal.edu.np/index.php/djsa

and also on the NepJOL site https://www.nepjol.info/index.php/DSAJ

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts are screened by the Editor-in-Chief in the initial phase, check similarities using the software. If they are selected in the screening process, all submissions in this journal undergo a rigorous double-blind peer-review process. The Dhaulagiri review form guides the reviewers for objective evaluation of the paper (s). We assign at least two anonymous peer reviewers, who will review the submissions critically. The review process may take around three months and inform the status of paper to the author (s). We publish reviewers detail in every issue we publish.

We request author to submit the title page (first page) separately and that should include the title of the paper, authors name, affiliations, address of each author, Declarations (Acknowledgments, Funding, Ethical approval of the research, Consent of publication, Ethical conduct of research, Conflict of interest). The abstract and main text should not include any identifying information of the authors.

Publication Frequency

The journal has adopted policy publishes articles online first and the issue is published bi-annually.

Open Access Policy

Dhaulagiri Journal of Sociology and Anthropology (DJSA) is a Gold Open Access that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. This journal published by the Department of Sociology/Anthropology, Dhawalagiri Multiple Campus, Baglung, (Tribhuvan University) Nepal, which is listed in NepJOL http://www.nepjol.info/index.php/DSAJ & DOAJ https://doaj.org/toc/1994-2672.

Creative Commons Licence
Dhaulagiri Journal of Sociology and Anthropology is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License

Article Processing Fees

DJSA does not charge article processing fees. No fee is charged for submission and processing articles to this journal

Price for Print Copies

Print copies are available for NRs. 500/-

Indexing Information

Dhaulagiri Journal of Sociology and Anthropology is indexed on DOAJ (18th January 2017)


The views expressed in the articles are solely of the individual authors and do not necessarily reflect the view of the editors.