Jurnal Sistem Teknik Industri (JSTI) of Universitas Sumatera Utara, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Industrial Engineering, was published in 1998. Until now, the number of publications has reached 21 volumes, each of which is published once a year. Each volume has two publishing numbers, namely January issue numbers and July issue numbers. Currently, the Talenta Journal of Industrial Engineering Systems Vol. 21 Number 2 will be published. The Department of Industrial Engineering requires all lecturers and students to produce journals to be published, one of which is in JSTI.

JSTI was published with print ISSN 1411-5247 and ISSN Online 2527-9408. JSTI has been accredited No. 52 / DIKTI / KEP / 2002. However, for now, there will be a re-accreditation process considering that one of the accreditation requirements from BAN-PT, namely a journal, must be published online