Focus and Scope

This bi-annual journal published every April and October, managed by the Interior Architecture Department of Ciputra University. AKSEN-Journal of Design & Creative Industry invites professionals in the academic world, practitioners, researchers, and students to disseminate the latest ideas and knowledge in the field of Architecture, Interior Design, Creative Industry and Design Management. Articles in the form of theoretical and empirical research, literature reviews, as well as case studies are welcome in this scientific journal.

Aksen Volume 1, Nomor 1, published in October 2015, based on the ISSN issue date.


Peer Review Process

Aksen is double-blind peer reviewed journal and published biannually (April and October) by Institute of Research and Publication, Universitas Ciputra Surabaya.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Copyright Notice:

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:
a. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License - Share Alike that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgment of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
b. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgment of its initial publication in this journal.
c. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work.

Publication Charges

The article-processing charge is Rp 500.000,- and the author will receive a notification for payment when they have made revisions from the reviewer and are ready to go to the layout process.

The payment information is as follows:
BCA KCP Citraland
address: Jl. Ruko Gateway Junction Blok TL06 No 1&2, Citraland, Surabaya
a/n Yayasan Ciputra Pendidikan
a/c: 8620050505
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The Article Processing Charge (APC) covers the costs of peer review administration, DOI number, and professional production of articles in PDF version. There are no charges for rejected articles and no submission charges. The APC will not be charged to the first/corresponding authors from outside Indonesia (international authors). APC will not be returned for retracted articles due to misconduct.

Plagiarism Screening

Plagiarism is a threat to scholarly publishing in general and to Aksen in particular. The originality of the submitted work can be assured through plagiarism screening and rejection of suspected material. For maximum effectiveness, all articles submitted to Aksen shall be sent to a plagiarism detection process prior to submission

National Archiving

AKSEN is archived on Indonesian scientific journal database (ISJD) and Onesearch by Perpustakaan Nasional Republik Indonesia.