Editorial Policies

» Focus and Scope
» Peer Review Process
» Publication Frequency
» Open Access Policy
» Publication Ethics

Focus and Scope
IJFER Journal is a referreed semiannual journal and a publication of İstanbul Aydın University. The journal publishes original English scientific articles on various subjects.

Indexing and Abstracting

Peer Review Process
Articles sent to IJFER Journal are reviewed by two referees. In case one of the referees reviews the articles positively and the other negatively, Editorial Board examines referees reviews and may decide to pass the article to a third judge or return it to its author. Two positive reviews are required for an article to be considered fit for publication.

  • IJFER journal operates a system of peer review for their articles.
  • The precise form of peer review is left to those responsible for editorial control of the journal.
  • IJFER journal use an electronic submission and peer-review process designed to facilitate rapid peer review.
  • The manuscript is screened by turnit-in or iThenticate software
If the articles are approved by the editorial board, after the reports of the referees are completed, they are ready to be published. Suitable amount of articles is published in the order in which they are received.

Publication Frequency
IJFER is an international periodical published twice a year (April and October). The journal is published in both print and electronic format.

Open Access Policy
Open acess means free availability on the public internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without financial, legal, or technical barriers other than those inseparable from gaining access to the internet itself.

IJFER supports Budapest Open Access Initiative and all IJFER articles are made available and publicly accessible via the Internet without any restrictions or payment by the user. PDF and HTML versions of open access articles published in IJFER journal are freely available for download and provide a convenient way for users to make printed copies themselves.

IJFER do not charge any article submission or processing charges for articles.

Publication Ethics