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Accredited Journals

Accredited journals are recognized research output which meet specified criteria and therefore qualify for subsidisation by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) . To receive subsidy or recognition for an article you have written, you should select a journal which is accredited from one of the lists below.

To determine a journal's impact factor go to Journal Citation Reports

Please note: Listed below are the official lists from the Department of Higher Education and Training, as supplied by the UP Department of Research and Innovation Support

Lists acknowledged by the DHET

- Alphabetical integrated list of accredited journals for 2017 (including all 6 lists below)

- Thomson Reuters Web of Science Core Collection (previously called ISI) (2017)
- IBSS (International Bibliography of the Social Sciences) (2017)
- DHET Accredited Journals List of South African Journals (2016)
- Norwegian (2017)
- ScieLO SA (2017)
- Scopus (2017)

Complete lists for 2016-2017


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