African Journal of
Political Science and International Relations

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Pol. Sci. Int. Relat.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0832
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPSIR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 403


The African Journal of Political Science and International Relations (AJPSIR) is a peer reviewed open access journal. The journal commenced publication in May 2007.
Aims and Scope
AJPSIR publishes rigorous theoretical reasoning and advanced empirical research in all areas of the subjects. The journal invites the submission of articles or proposals from all perspectives and on all subjects pertaining to Africa, Africa's relationship to the world, public policy, international relations, comparative politics, political methodology, political theory, political history and culture, global political economy, strategy and environment. The journal will also address developments within the discipline.
The journal aims to provide a medium for documentation and archiving of researches on politics and international relations especially those pertaining to African.
Types of Articles
The journal welcomes submission of full-length research articles, short communications and review articles. In addition, the journal also welcomes letters and commentaries to the editor. Please see Instruction for Authors for complete details.
The journal is currently published quarterly. Please see journal archive for all past issues or see all published articles