About the Journal

Research Journal in Advanced Social Sciences is a leading multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed open access journal, publishing research across the breadth of the arts and humanities. Part of Royallite Global, the journal has a mission to make research and knowledge accessible to all – authors therefore benefit from high visibility and readership for their work. The journal’s broad scope allows researchers to explore interconnected subject areas. The journal operates under the expert guidance of a team of Senior Editors, supported by an international Editorial Board. Each submission is evaluated on its own scholarly merit and research integrity, and our expert academic editors take an objective and constructive approach to peer review. Article-level metrics let the research speak for itself.

Years of Establishment: 2020

Founding Editor: Dr. Lucy Mureithi

Frequency: Biannual

Online ISSN: 2790-7082

Print ISSN: 2790-7074

Archiving: LOCKSS
Legal Deposit: Kenya National Library Services (KNLS)


Research Journal in Advanced Social Sciences is owned by Royallite Global, part of Royallite Publishers Limited, a company registered in Kenya. 

Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Dickson Adom
Journal Manager: Amos O. Ojwang'

Marketing Coordinator: Dr. David Barasa
Marketing Manager: Diana Motari



The inaugural issue was released.

Dr. Lucy Mureithi became the founding Editor-in-Chief.

2020 Research Journal in Advanced Social Sciences was indexed in BASE.
2021 Indexed in JournalTOCs.
2021 Expanded the geographical location of editors and authors. 

Research Journal in Advanced Social Sciences established the following sections:
- Criminology & Criminal Justice
- Education
- Geography
- Leisure & Tourism
- Media & Communication Studies
- Politics & International Relations
- Sociology

- Sport


Research Journal in Advanced Social Sciences joined Crossref

Current Projects and Future Plans:

- Applied for COPE's Membership

- Applied for WoS indexing

- Articles now being published alongside peer-review reports to ensure academic integrity is upheld.

- Increasing the number of articles per Issue from 5 to 15 to enable wider geographical distribution of authors across the world.