Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Frontier is produced by postgraduate research students at the University of Leicester. The articles in Frontier cover the range of research activities that our postgraduate students are involved in across the University and demonstrate the contribution that the students make to our research community.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


FRONTIER: The University of Leicester’s Postgraduate Research Magazine

FRONTIER was launched with a grant provided by Professor Sir
Bob Burgess during his time as Vice-Chancellor of the University
of Leicester, with additional funds from the Career Development Service and the Graduate School. 

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