About the Journal

“Free University Journal of Asian Studies” is a bilingual, scientific publication of the Free University Center for the Study of Arab Countries and Islamic World. The aim of the Journal is knowledge sharing, scientific innovations and access to the latest researches in the field of Oriental Studies and International Relations.

The Journal will give an opportunity to the professors, teachers and young researchers of the Free University of Tbilisi, as well as to the leading and young scholars of other Universities to publish the results of their researches.

The Journal is important for the development of Oriental Studies and International Relations. It is the best way for the scientific growth of the researchers. It is focused on the innovations, assessment of the cultural-historical heritage, East-West relations and understanding of the scientific materials through the latest research methods.

The area of subjects is extensive: Georgian-Eastern relations – Linguistics, Old, Medieval and Modern History, Literature, Oriental Philology, Historiography and Source Studies, Culturology, International Relations and Religious Studies. The above listed include: Semitology, Old East, Complex Study of Arab Countries and Islamic World, Indo-European Studies (Iranian and Indian Studies), Turkish, Central Asian Studies, Caucasus and Near East, Problems of the Modern History, International Relations, Diplomacy, Middle and Far East (China, Japan, Korea, Ocean Pacific Area Studies).

The Journal will also publish scientific materials and reviews.

The Journal’s editorial board will select for publishing innovative, scientifically valuable articles.