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Acta Universitatis Sapientiae, Philologica

The Journal of Sapientia Hungarian University of Transylvania
Open Access
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Acta Universitatis Sapientiae,Philologica publishes original, previously unpublished articles in the wide field of philological studies. It is published in one volume and three numbers annually. The printed and online versions of the journal are identical. Papers are double blind peer-reviewed by an international group of reviewers.

Aims and Scope

  • to publish scientific articles that report research findings in the fields of literature, linguistics and cultural studies;
  • to offer the possibility of presenting high-quality research  in the following domains:
    • Number 1 – Studies on Literature: literary theory, literary history, comparative literary studies;
    • Number 2 – Studies on Language: theoretical and applied linguistics, language pedagogy, language and culture, translation studies;
    • Number 3 – Studies on Culture: cultural studies, translation studies;
  • to promote interdisciplinarity in the field of the humanities;
  • to disseminate research findings on interculturality, literary connections, linguistic and cultural transfers;
  • to transmit the literary, linguistic and cultural values of Eastern and Central Europe in the international sphere, without being limited to topics connected to this region;
  • to ensure the wide visibility of the published research results.


In order to inquire about current deadlines or any additional information regarding publication in the journal, please write to the Executive Editor, Judit Pieldner, to the following e-mail address:

Why subscribe and read

Series Philologica contains highly interesting articles in literature, linguistics and cultural studies written by scholars from all over the world.

Why submit

Series Philologica gives you the opportunity to share your ideas and thoughts with a large number of fellow scholars from all over the world.

Rejection rates

  • 30% (Literature)
  • 20% (Language and Linguistics)
  • 15% (Cultural Studies)


  • 20%


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Plagiarism Policy

The editorial board is participating in a growing community of Similarity Check System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. Similarity Check is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.

Article Processing Charge (APC)

The journal does not have article processing charges (APCs) nor article submission charges.

English, German
Publication timeframe:
3 times per year
Journal Subjects:
Cultural Studies, General Cultural Studies, Linguistics and Semiotics, Applied Linguistics, other, Literary Studies, general