- Including the publication in the international data bases.
- Distributing the publication abroad on contract of subscription and orders.
- Increasing the number of articles written by foreign authors.
- Visibility of the electronic versions on the internet.
- Increasing the quality of graphics of the printed publications.

Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai Geographia
, which reached its 56th year of existence (since 1957), is published twice a year, in April and September, each issue having about 250 pages. As a consequence of the continuous improvement of the journal quality (also due to the presence of studies written by foreign authors) and because of the numerous international exchanges and its inclusion in international databases, the journal was accredited by the National University Research Council, and ranked within the B+ category.

When citing this journal, please use the abbreviation: Studia UBB Geographia.


Receipt of the articles, information about copyright

Submitted papers, accompanied by a CD, should be sent at:

Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai Geographia
Faculty of Geography, Babes-Bolyai University
Clinicilor nr. 5-7, 400006 Cluj-Napoca, România, Phone: 0264-59.61.16

or by e-mail to the Executive Editors:

Lecturer Titus MAN, PhD, Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania,
Lecturer Raularian RUSU, PhD, Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania,

Submitted papers are accepted in a foreign language (English, French and German) preferably, however, in English and written in Word format. The papers which do not follow the format and the announced deadline will be automatically rejected [see INSTRUCTIONS TO AUTHORS].
Articles will be reviewed by the editorial board and by the referees. All papers are reviewed independently at least by two referees; authors will be notified about acceptance or rejection of their papers and about the suggestions made by the referees.
The authors are entirely responsible for the content / translation of their papers.
All published papers will become property of the journal.

Issues, Deadlines:
The journal is published semesterly (April, September).

Here you can find the summary of each issue of Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai Geographia (contents and abstracts). Archives 2007 - present (full text) can be accessed at: Full-text Archives

The paper submission for the Studia UBB Geographia volumes are programmed as follow:

‐ For volume 1 the final papers will be received until the beginning of February;
‐ For volume 2 the final papers will be received until the beginning of July.

Copyright info:
"Transfer of copyright agreement"
When the article is accepted for publication, I, as the author and representative of the coauthors, hereby agree to transfer to Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai Geographia all rights, including those pertaining to electronic forms and transmissions, under existing copyright laws, except for the following, which the author specifically retain: the right to make further copies of all or part of the published article for my use in classroom teaching; the right to reuse all or part of this material in a review or in a textbook of which I am the author; the right to make copies of the published work for internal distribution within the institution that employs me.