Vision and Mission

Social Sciences and Humanities Review aims at creating a platform to access to knowledge on Social Sciences and Humanities and encourage the dissemination of new development in the social Sciences and Humanities with the help of Electronic Media.

University of Ruhuna Social Sciences and Humanities Review embarks on a mission to provide information on social issues and thereby disseminate the advanced knowledge of the social sciences and Humanities.

Disciplines covered:

The journal is opened to both Social Sciences and Humanities. It encourages scholarly manuscripts that address new developments in Social Sciences and Humanities. The journal also publishes original research papers, practical programmes, short notes, news items, book reviews, reports of meetings and professional announcements. Constructive criticisms and discussions of published papers and letters of relevance and interest to the readership will be published at the discretion of the Editor in Chief. The journal gives preference to manuscripts with novel or timely findings, and to manuscripts of unusual interests. The researchers are invited to submit original papers in English (papers published elsewhere or under consideration elsewhere shall not be submitted).


The Journal is biannual. However, the editorial board publishes special issues on important themes as special issues. They announcement for special issues is noticed at least three months before the intended publication.


Manuscript shall have to be emailed to the
Materials submitted for publication, must confirm the guidelines of the Journal.