Department of Agrotechnology, Faculty of Agriculture, UNS held a Workshop “Improving Management and Substance of AgrosainsJournals to Improve Sinta’s Accreditation Ranking” on Thursday, August 18, 2022 at UNS Inn. As for Agrosains : Jurnal Pertanian Agronomi, currently in the position of Sinta 4 accreditation. The purpose of this activity is to increase the national accreditation of Agrosains : Jurnal Pertanian Agronomi (https://jurnal.uns.ac.id/agrosains) and international reputation.

This activity invited Prof. Dr. Istadi, S.T., M.T. as Editor-in-Chief of the international journal “Bulletin of Chemical Reaction Engineering & Catalysis” (Scopus and Web of Science indexed) (https://bcrec.id) and has several International Journal Editorial (Peer Reviewer) experiences in several international journals published by Elsevier, Hindawi, Wiley Interscience, Springer, Taylor & Francis, American Chemical Society, Cell Press, and others. Besides that, Prof. Dr. Istadi, S.T., M.T. is also a lecturer at the Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Diponegoro University. Prof. Dr. Istadi, S.T., M.T. conveyed the increase in the value of the substance and management aspects of journal accreditation based on the 2022 national journal accreditation guidelines. The strategies carried out include maximizing the editorial potential of overseas affiliates, managing OJS (Open Journal System) and inviting quality writers. Other speakers are Mohtar Yunianto, S.Si, M.Sc. and Akas Anggita, S.P. from the National Accreditation Division of the Journal Development Implementing Unit (UPPJ) LPPM UNS. The hope is that Agrosains : Jurnal Pertanian Agronomi can achieve better journal accreditation by improving the substance and management aspects of the journal. In this activity, a proposal was made to submit a national accreditation for Agrosains : Jurnal Pertanian Agronomi for better results of national accreditation. The event was opened directly by Prof. Dr. Ir. Samanhudi, S.P., M.Sc., IPM, ASEAN Eng. as the Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture, UNS. The activity was guided directly by the management team of the Agrosains : Jurnal Pertanian Agronomi with Editor in Chief Prof. Dr. Ir. Endang Yuniastuti, M.Si., along with the Editorial Board, with the support of the Head of the Department of Agrotechnology, Dr. Ir. Parjanto, M.P. This workshop was attended by Lecturers and Education Personnel of the Department of Agrotechnology, Faculty of Agriculture, UNS and the UPPJ LPPM UNS Team.