Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The aim of this journal publication is to disseminate the conceptual thoughts or ideas and research results that have been achieved in the area of sport
SPORT-Mu: Jurnal Pendidikan Olahraga particularly focuses on the main problems in the development of the sciences of sport areas as follows:
1. Physical Education
2. Sport Coaching
3. Physical Activities
4. Sports Biomechanics
5. Sports Pedagogy
6. Sports Physiology
7. Sports Psychology
8. Traditional Sports
9. Sports Tourism


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Publication Frequency

This journal is published onces a year; June and December


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.

By "open access" to this literature, we mean its free availability on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself. The only constraint on reproduction and distribution, and the only role for copyright in this domain, should be to give authors control over the integrity of their work and the right to be properly acknowledged and cited.


Publications Ethics

Scientific Publication Ethics Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education

Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education managed by the Sports Education Study Program of the Teaching and Education Faculty and published by the Muhammadiyah University of Jember, this journal contains articles on the results of research and service related to sports education, sports science and physical health as well as recreational and traditional sports. This journal was first published in 2020..

Statement scientific code of conduct is a statement of the code of conduct of all parties involved in the process of scientific journal publications, namely managers, editors, bestari partners, and author (author). Scientific Publication Ethics Code in essence upholding ethics in the publication of the three values, namely (i) Neutrality, which is free from conflicts of interest in the management of the publication; (Ii) Justice, which gives the right of authorship to the beneficiary as a writer; and (iii) Honesty, which is free of duplication, fabrication, falsification, and plagiarism in publication.

Responsibility Publisher

  1. Publisher Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education (University of Muhammadiyah Jember) responsible for publishing manuscripts that after going through the process of editing, reviewing, and publishing layouts in accordance with the rules of scientific journals.
  2. Publisher Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education is responsible for the guarantee of academic freedom and Mitrabestari editor in carrying out their respective duties.
  3. Publisher Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education is responsible to maintain the privacy and protection of intellectual property and copyright, and editorial freedom.

Responsibility Editor

  1. Editor Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education is responsible for deciding decent script editor published through board meetings which refers to the requirements of applicable laws regarding defamation, copyright infringement, duplication, fabrication of data, falsification of data and plagiarism.
  2. In the process of the review and acceptance of the manuscript, the editorial team Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education are basically the principle of similarity of treatment in the decision to publish the text, with no distinction as to race, sex, religion, ethnicity, nationality, or political ideology writer.
  3. Editors and editorial team Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education will not disclose any information about the script or scripts that go except by permission of the author.
  4. Unpublished manuscripts will not be used by research editor Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education for its own interests and will be returned directly to the author.

Responsibility Mitrabestari

Mitrabestari Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education assist the editor in making editorial decisions on manuscripts / manuscripts incoming

  1. Mitrabestari Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education is responsible for the script ditelaahnya recommendations.
  2. The study manuscript is done objectively, and be supported by clear arguments.
  3. Mitrabestari Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education is responsible for quotations, references, duplication, fabrication of data, falsification of data and plagiarism on manuscript ditelaahnya.
  4. Mitrabestari Sport-Mu: Journal of Sports Education must always maintain the confidentiality of information and use information from texts ditelaahnya for profit / private interests.

Responsibility Writer

  1. Authors must present the manuscript of thought or research results clearly, honestly, and without duplication, fabrication of data, falsification of data and plagiarism.
  2. The author is responsible for the confirmation submitted to the text that has been written.
  3. Authors should indicate the reference of the opinions and work of others cited
  4. Writers must write a script ethically, honestly and responsibly, in accordance with the applicable rules of scientific writing.

The author does not mind if his manuscript editing experience on the review process and layout without changing the substance or the main idea of the article.



Plagiarism Policy

The editorial board of the Sport-Mu Journal has set rules based on the UM Jember chancellor's regulation that all publications within the UM Jember environment must apply the maximum amount of plagiarism to articles published by 20% using the TURNITIN plagiarism check application.


Author Fees

General Information on Sport-Mu Article Processing Charges (APC)

Sport-Mu publishes all its journals in full open access, meaning unlimited use and reuse of articles, in addition to giving credit to the authors. All our articles are published under a Creative Commons (CC BY) license.

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Submission: 0.00 (IDR)
Authors are NOT required to pay an Article Processing Charge (Article Submission Fee) as part of the submission process to contribute to review costs.


Article Publication: 300.000.00 (IDR)
If this paper is accepted for publication, you will be asked to pay an Article Publication Fee to cover publication costs.