About the Journal

SAGA: Journal of English Language Teaching and Applied Linguistics (p-issn: 2715-7512e-issn: 2716-0246is a scientific journal published by the English Language Education Department of Universitas Kristen Duta Wacana (UKDW), Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

It publishes articles twice a year, in February and in August.

SAGA encompasses research articles, original research reports, and theoretical perpectives on:

  1. English Language Teaching and Learning
  2. Curriculum and Material Development
  3. Global Englishes
  4. English for Specific Purposes (ESP)
  5. English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
  6. Critical discourse analysis
  7. Critical literacies and critical pedagogies
  8. Individual differences in language teaching
  9. Digital English learning and technology
  10. Language learning assessment
  11. Teaching English for young learners
  12. English teacher professional development
  13. Inclusive education in English language instructions
  14. Applied linguistics

[article template can be downloaded here]

[Author's guidelines can be downloaded here]



This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.



The authors retain the copyright of their articles, but the authors give permission to others to use the published content in SAGA in whole or in part on the condition that the original work is cited properly. Users (redistribution) of SAGA Publication must cite the original source, including the name of the author, the journal as the initial source of publication, year of publication, volume number, publication, and the Digital Object Identifier (DOI); The author gives the rights to the first publication, even though the author remains the copyright owner.



The journal uses a blind system for peer-review; both reviewer and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by one experts; one reviewer from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission. The journal will screen the paper for plagiarism using Turnitin check.


Because of a technical issue some time in March, we are temporarily deactivating the "register" feature.

If you have not had an account in SAGA OJS, you can submit your manuscript via email directly (saga@staff.ukdw.ac.id) and we will submit your article to SAGA OJS by creating an account on your behalf with your email details.

If you have had an account in SAGA OJS, you can submit either through the OJS or via email (saga@staff.ukdw.ac.id) .