International Journal of Research in Engineering

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About the Journal

    Introduction

This document provides details of the scope of the journal, the review process, criteria for assessment and acceptance of the paper as well as expectation of how the journal should look like. It specifies how materials presented for submission to IJRE should look like in terms of the Fonts, Formatting, Styles, Numbering and structures of the paper.

 

Scope of the Journal

International Journal of Research in Engineering is dedicated to publish original articles in ALL areas of RESEARCH and ENGINEERING. It will provide a forum for young and upcoming researchers to publish their original work with ease. We will assist researchers on intricacies of research writing and provide avenue where their original work can compete favorably among comity of researchers within their chosen domain. To achieve this, the review process is designed in a way to help researchers in areas of research development, research writing and publications to meet international standard. In IJRE, the expected number of pages should not exceed ten (10) as additional pages attract additional charges.

Review Process

IJRE wish to make review process comprehensive but simple enough for the author as long as the content has merit in learned community. The review process will be broad to accommodate not just rejection but reasons for rejection as well as recommendation for re submission.  The review process is highlighted below

      Stages of Review

  1. Submission of original article via submission_ijre@worldmerit.com.ng by using our template which can be downloaded at sample showing style and formatting specifications for IJRE papers
  2. Acknowledgment of submission within 48 hours
  3. Editorial Board appraisal and recommendation for review
  4. Appointment of 2 to 4 reviewers
  5. Report of reviewer collected
  6. The score sheet of the reviewer determines the status of the paper after review
  7. Communicate the author on the outcome of review
  8. Payment of processing fees if accepted
  9. Forward the Gallery Proof to author for final check of the paper
  10. Online publication

    Criteria for Assessment of Submission

To get the best quality for our submission, the reviewer grades the submission based on

  1. Originality
  2. Use of language
  3. Title
  4. Abstract
  5. Conclusion
  6. Data presentation and analysis
  7. References and citations
  8. Presentation of facts
  9. Formatting
  10. Figures, tables and charts

Each of these items attracts 10points totaling 100. Where a submission doesn’t have any of these items (i.e., item vi or x), the submission will be assessed based on the total number of items available in the submission. The decision for publication from the number of reviewers will be average of the total number of scores received at the time of the decision.

Table 1: Decision Table

PERCENTAGE SCORE CLASSIFICATION DECISION REMARKS
(75-100) % EXCELLENT Accept With or without correction
(51-74) % VERY GOOD Accept With minor or major correction
(41-50) % GOOD Accept Major correction
(31-40) % POOR Reject With recommendations for resubmission
(0-30) % VERY POOR Reject Lack merit in all aspect

Editorial Board

 

Prof. Hashim Mohammed Alhassan

Editor in Chief

Department of Civil Engineering

BAyero University, Kano

Kano State, Nigeria

+(234) 081 0310 2219, 081 8681 8440,  081 2525 5225

hmalhassan.civ@buk.edu.ng hmalhassan@yahoo.co.uk

 

Assoc. Prof, Y. A. Abdulrahman

Electrical & Electronics Engineering department,

Faculty of Engineering & Technology

University of Ilorin, Nigeria,

P.M.B. 1515, Ilorin, Nigeria.

+234-8162683522

dareyyusuf@unilorin.edu.ng

 

Dr. Saidu Mohammed

Civil Engineering Department,
Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State Nigeria
+234 803 450 6678
mohammed_saidu@futminna.edu.ng mbasaidu@gmail.com

 

Dr. John Mbogo Kafuku

Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

College of Engineering and Technology

University Dar es Salam

P. O. Box 35131

Dar es Salam Tanzania

+255(0)715922229, +255(0)623111555, +255(0)768922229

jkafuku@gmail.com

 

Dr. K. Y. Mudi

Department of Chemical Engineering

Kaduna Polytechnic

PMB 2021, Tudun Wada

Kaduna, NIgeria

08032859670, 08065307575, 08174341184

m.kehinde@kadunapolytechnic.edu.ng

 

Authors Guidelines

International Journal of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science is dedicated to publish original articles in ALL areas of ENGINEERING. It will provide a forum for young and upcoming researchers to publish their original work with ease. We will assist researchers on intricacies of research writing and provide avenue where their original work can compete favorably among comity of researchers within their chosen domain. To read more and download the journal template. Manuscript sample showing style and formatting specifications for IJRE papers

 

 

Article Processing Charge

This charge is inclusive of review, hosting, processing and publication. Additional fees may be charged for courier services depending on location.

N30,000.00 per article for local author

80 USD. per article for international author

All payment should be made through the following account details:

Account Name: World Merit Consultancy Limited

Bank: Guaranty Trust Bank

Account NO: 0174977484

 

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