Aims & Scope

Tasarım+Kuram is the journal of the Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts, Faculty of Architecture, which publishes refereed articles three times a year. It aims to promote ideas and to contribute to the development of the academic-professional environment, in disciplines of architecture, city and regional plannlng, interior design, industrial design and in other related disciplines.


Journal is being indexed since 2010 issues in Ulakbim National Journal Database (UVT). (


Related fields of the journal: Design, Theory, Research, Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning, Interior Design, Industrial Design, Urban Design, Urban Conservation, Restoration and Conservation, History and Theory, Human-Environment Relations, Building Science, Natural Environmental Design and Construction Project Management, Design Education

Abstracting and Indexing

Tasarim + Kuram is indexed in TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index (since 2010), Leibniz Information Centre for Science and Technology University Library (since 2020), Sobiad (since 2020), Ulrichs (since 2021), Open Ukrainian Citation Index (since 2021), ERIHPLUS (since 2021), EBSCO – CEEAS (since 2021), Scope (since 2022), ProQuest – Design and Applied Arts Index - DAAI (since 2022), Columbia University Libraries - CLIO (since 2022), and EAAE Archtitectural Periodicals Database (since 2022).

Section Policies


Open Submissions


Peer Reviewed


Peer Review Process

Submitted manuscripts are preestimated by editorial board of the journal.


Convenient articles are sent to appropriate referees. Assessment and recovery of all the writings are referred to anonymously by hiding author names. When needed, the author may be asked to reconsider the text.


The article is published in case of major of the referees reply in the affirmative.

Publication Frequency

The journal Tasarım+Kuram is published three times a year on March, July and November.

Open Access Policy

This journal adopts the policy of open access in principle by publising. The open Access is going to cause useful resutls by improving the global change of the knowledge.