Instruction for Authors

1.(A) EMAIL ATTACHMENTS

Authors should send their manuscripts in Microsoft Word by email to:
editors@ijvocter.com
CC:
ijvocter@gmail.com
ijvocter@yahoo.com

1.(B) ELECTRONIC APPLICATION SYSTEM (EAS)

Authors can also submit their manuscripts using our Electronic Application System
NB: This method is the quickest, as articles submitted are quickly reviewed and response is much faster.

2. CHOICE OF JOURNAL

Please indicate which of the journal that you wish your article to be considered for publication.

3. SUBSCRIPTION

We charge a fee to cover administrative charges and the cost of postage and packaging of printed books and journals to authors and subscribers. The books are usually sent through DHL, FEDEX, and UPS courier. The fee varies according to the country of destination and reflects the current courier fees.

4. COPYRIGHTS

By submitting your scholarly work to any of our journals and if it is approved and published, you have automatically and permanently transferred your copyrights to INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF VOCATIONAL & TECHNICAL EDUCATION REVIEW, Enugu State, Nigeria.

5. LANGUAGE

The acceptable language for all manuscripts is ENGLISH LANGUAGE ONLY

6. FORMAT

The manuscript should be typewritten on A4, with TIMES NEW ROMAN font 12-point, one-sided leaving adequate left and right margins. Papers must not be less than 3,000 words excluding references. The overall format of the manuscript should be arranged in the following order:

  • Title
  • Author(s) Name(s)
  • Telephone number(s)
  • Affiliation/ Institution
  • Full Address for correspondence
  • Abstract (100-150 words)
  • Keywords (3-5 words)
  • Introduction
  • Literature Review (if applicable)
  • Method and Materials
  • Results and Discussions
  • Conclusion
  • References (Bibliography)

7. REFERENCING AND CITATIONS

We strongly recommend that the APA Referencing is used for all articles and manuscripts as recommended by the University of Exeter, England.

8. PEER REVIEW POLICY

All new manuscripts are initially assessed for suitability of the subject-matter and contents. Where the paper is deemed suitable and relevant to any of our journals, it is sent to an expert in the field covered by the paper for further scrutiny. Where the paper falls within the margin of acceptability, we promptly communicate a provisional acceptance to the author(s) whilst the paper is sent to two reviewers. In certain cases, manuscripts may be rejected and in other cases, the reviewers may recommend that the paper is sent to the author for correction of minor/major aspect of the work and, can be re-submitted to us after it has been revised by the author(s). The peer review process is in accordance with the requirements of the United Kingdom Higher Education Funding Council.

9. DISCLAIMER

International Journal of Vocational Education Research (IJVOCTER) shall always take reasonable steps to certify the accuracy of all the content of the articles contained in all publications. However, IJVOCTER shall not make representations or warranties whatsoever as to the completeness, exactness, or appropriateness for any purpose of the articles’ content and disclaim all such representations and warranties whether express or implied to the maximum extent permitted by law. All the views expressed by the authors are not the views of IJVOCTER.

Management
International Journal of Vocational & Technical Education Research.

PUBLICATION COST

For now, cost of a publication is N15000 for African authors and $40 USD for non African authors.