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Publication Forum is a classification of publication channels created by the Finnish scientific community to support the quality assessment of academic research.

Level 1 review

The Publication Forum panels decided to downgrade 220 level 1 publication channels to level 0 from the beginning of 2024.

Key publications

Publication Forum review of ratings in 2022

In 2022, the Publication Forum expert panels carried out a re-evaluation of JUFO levels 2 and 3. This report describes the implementation and main features of the 2023 classification.

Publication Forum self-evaluation 2010-2020

The report examines the international context and organisation of the JUFO classification, the characteristics of JUFO levels as a quality indicator of universities’ publishing performance, and the trends of scholarly publishing in Finland.