About Journal

About Journal

Journal of Research in Sport Management and Marketing (RSMM) is an international peer-reviewed academic journal published by the University of Mohaghegh Ardabili and aims to present current practice and research in the area of sport management and marketing. Each issue of RSMM contains of articles including original research articles, theory-based empirical articles, review articles, case studies and selected conference articles. 

RSMM follows Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws.


Financial Policies

Article Processing Charges

The journal is published in the Print and online version and does not charge any fee for reviewing, processing, and publishing research papers.


Subscription Fee

RSMM publishes as an open access journal, so there is no subscription fee for audiences. 

Journal Policies

Open Access and Copyright Statement


Journal of RSMM is a fully open-access journal, which means that all articles are available on the Web to all users immediately upon publication. RSMM is licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International (CC-BY 4.0). In this journal and Under open access license, authors retain ownership of the copyright for their content, but allow anyone to download, reuse, reprint, modify, distribute, and/or copy the content as long as the original authors and source are cited properly. The authors are the copyright holder in this journal and retain the copyright and full publishing rights without restrictions.


Publication Ethics Policies

RSMM is following of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws. (See Publication Ethics Policy)


Publishing schedule

RSMM is published 4 issues per year. All the content from the beginning to the end will be available for ever on journal exclusive website.


Plagiarism Detection

All submitted manuscripts are checked for similarity through iThenticate plagiarism detection tools to ensure their authenticity and then rigorously peer-reviewed by expert reviewers.

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