About the Journal


“Skhid” is a peer-reviewed open access electronic journal aimed at multifaceted scientific coverage of a wide range of urgent societal issues in the context of social transformations. The main rubrics cover the fields of philosophy, history, religious studies and other areas of social and humanitarian sciences.

Year of foundation: 1995

Ukrainian Cultural Center (Mariupol); 
Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University (

Language of publication: English (since 2019).

Frequency of publication:
4 times a year (since 2022) (March, June, September, December)

Topics of issues in 2023

Issue 1 (Volum 4) «Problems of communicative reality as a discursive social space» 
Issue 1 (Volum 5) «Regional discourse on the history of Ukraine» 
Issue 2 (Volum 4) «Problems of religious studies in the modern globalized world» 
Issue 3 (Volum 4) «Digital Transformations in Culture»»

During the year, additional releases are possible, which will be announced separately.

Included in the List of scientific professional publications of Ukraine, which can publish the results of dissertations for the degree of doctor and candidate of sciences in the fields: historical and philosophical sciences (CATEGORY “B” List of scientific professional publications of Ukraine in the specialties 032 “History and Archeology”, 031 “Religious Studies”, 033 “Philosophy”).

On December 23, 2022, in accordance with the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 1166, the journal "Skhid" was transferred to the list of electronic professional publications of category "B" in specialties 031 - "Religious Studies"; 032 - "History and archeology"; 033 – "Philosophy" (p. 7 of the mentioned order)

Register of Scientific Professional Publications of Ukraine 

Open Ukrainian Citation Index