About Journal
International Journal of Tourism, Culture and Spirituality (IJTCS) is an international double blind peer reviewed Semiannual publication which publishes high quality papers on Tourism within the dimensions of Culture and Spirituality. IJTCS is an open access publication, The following manuscript format can be published in the journal: Original article, Case studies, review article, systematic review and meta-analysis on topics related to journal scope

Financial Policies

Article Processing Charges

As University of Science and Culture has supported all of the publishing costs of IJTCS, article processing charge and any other publication fees in the journal are free for authors. So there is no article processing charge


Subscription Fee

IJTCS has published as an open access electronic journal, so there is no subscription fee for audiences. 

Open Access Statement

IJTCS is is a fully open-access journal, which means that all articles are available on the Web to all users immediately upon publication. IJTCS is licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International (CC-BY 4.0). Licensees may copy, distribute, display and make derivative works only if they cite the original published SES article.



Copyright owner / Copyright holder

In this journal, authors retain unrestricted copyrights and publishing rights. The author has complete control over the work (e.g., retains the right to reuse, distribute, republish, etc.).

Publication Policies

IJTCS is following of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws.


Plagiarism Detection

Plagiarism is intentionally using someone else’s ideas or other original material as if they are one's own. Copying even one sentence from someone else’s manuscript, or even one of your own that has previously been published, without proper citation is considered by IJTCS  Journal as plagiarism. All manuscripts under review or published with IJTCS  are subject to screening using plagiarism prevention software (iThenticate). Thus, plagiarism is a serious violation of publication ethics. The authors are expected to check their manuscript for plagiarism before submission.

Journal Features

Contact Information

Website: ijtcs.usc.ac.ir

Email: ijts@usc.ac.ir

Editor in Chief Email:  mohammad.h.imani@gmail.com

Executive Manager Email: nadalipour.z@gmail.com

Publisher: University of Science and Culture