On the basis of the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine dated October 10, 2013, the articles published in the scientific journal are taken into account by the Department of Personnel Certification of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine as an approbation of the results of thesis for obtaining Doctor and Candidate of Sciences degrees.

Peer review procedure

The article, submitted to editorial office of  Kherson State University Herald. Series: “Legal Sciences”, is subjected to a double-blind review: reviewers do not know who is an author,  authors do not know who is a reviewer.

The review is carried out by one of the members of the editorial board, who is a respected expert in knowledge related to the subject of the submitted paper.

Impartial reviewers carefully evaluate the quality of the manuscript.

In the process of reviewing, reviewers evaluate the quality of work based on:

  • compliance with the structural requirements of a scientific article;
  • compliance with editorial conventions: titles, summaries and references must be clear, informative, accurate, complete, the authors must be identified according to institutional affiliation and address;
  • compliance with the technical requirements for publication of the article in the journal.

After reviewing the authors receive a letter of confirmation relatively the article acceptance for printing.