Indonesian Journal of Media and Communication Research (IJMCR) is a peer- reviewed and indexed journal published twice a year (in June and December) by UIR Press and managed by the Faculty of Communication Sciences, Universitas Islam Riau. The objective of this journal is to provide a forum for Indonesian and worldwide researchers and practitioners to disseminate and promote the empirical research findings, conceptual, philosophical and theoretical debates dealing with a human, applied and mass communication studies.

The topics include:

  • Intrapersonal and Interpersonal Communication
  • Group Communication
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Organizational Communication
  • Political Communication
  • Development Communication
  • Corporate Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Health Communication
  • International Communication
  • War, Conflict and Crisis Communication
  • Communication In Tourism And Hospitality
  • Print and Electronic Journalism
  • Film Studies
  • Promotion and Advertising
  • Media Ethics and Law
  • Media, Culture and Society
  • Media and Social Impact
  • Media, Religion and Identity
  • Media and Democracy
  • Social Media and Digital Society


Other manuscripts covering the study of any area relating to miscellanies in media and communication are also received. This journal also welcomes a requests for the publication of special articles.