The scientific journal Politicus was founded in 2015 by the South Ukrainian National Pedagogical University named after K. D. Ushynsky.

The scientific publishing house publishes articles on issues related to the Theory and History of Political Science, Political Institutions and Processes, Political Culture and Ideology, Ethnopolitology and Ethno-State Studies, as well as issues of other branches of political science, written in Ukrainian, English, German or Polish.

The editorial board of the scientific journal Politicus carries out an external and internal review of received articles. The editorial board of the journal consists of leading Ukrainian and foreign experts. The publishing office co-operates with many Ukrainian and foreign HEIs.

The journal editorial board carries receiving and registration of the DOI for the articles.

Vernadsky National Library of Ukraine accepted electronic versions of the scientific journal Politicus for the repository storage; they are posted on the portal of the scientific periodicals of Ukraine.

The journal is indexed in the International scientometric Database Google Scholar.

The journal is included in the scientometric Databases Index Copernicus International (the Republic of Poland)Scilit (Switzerland), WorldCat, Open Ukrainian Citation Index.

According to subparagraphs 2.1, 2.2 of the Order of Ministry of Education and Science, Youth and Sports of Ukraine “On the Publication of the Dissertation Results for Obtaining Doctor and Candidate Science Degrees” dated October 17, 2012, No. 1112. The articles published in the journal correspond to publications in foreign scientific periodicals, in the field, the dissertation was performed.  

The journal is oriented to scientific staff, Doctors of Sciences, Candidates of Political Sciences, lecturers, postgraduate students and students, as well as a wide audience of readers, interested in the issues of contemporary political science.

The editorial board of the scientific journal Politicus accepts scientific articles that were not previously published in other periodicals. During their designing, it is necessary to follow the current standards for printed works and requirements of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.