Publication count resources

Click on the links below to download the respective documents. Please contact the Research Office if you have any queries.  

Department of Higher Education (DHET) policy-related information


DHET-accredited journal list and indexes for the 2017 publication count cycle.
Click on the links below for the DHET-accredited list and indices for the current reporting period.

Accreditation of South African journals

Useful templates and guides

DHET-approved conferences

The DHET has decided to suspend the DHET list of accredited conferences until more stringent and permanent criteria are introduced. Only conference proceedings publications that meet the criteria laid out in the DHET’s research outputs policy will be subsidised.


For more information on the publication count contact the Research Support Services