Our journal does not receive direct funding from any individual, external or governmental parastatal. Therefore, NJE adopts an open access author pays policy in which the publication costs of an article are borne by author(s), or by their supporting institution, in the form of handling and publishing Charges.
Submission of Article to NJE is free. However, a processing fee (which cover journal’s production, availability online, hosting and archiving, DOI number etc) is charged for each article accepted for publication.
Payment of publication charges
During submission of articles, the submitting author must agree to pay the required publication charge. After acceptance, the author will be require to pay the handling fee before we embark on final formatting corrections on the article, the author will be asked to pay the publication charge when we finish our final formatting corrections on the article. Payment must be made before the article will be published in hard-copy and online. The publication charges is N35, 000 for authors in Nigeria, while authors outside Nigeria are to pay 120 US dollar ($120)
Payment can be made by any of the following methods:
- Online credit card payment using a secure payment platform.
- Bank wire Transfer
- Western Union Money Transfer (Optional) and
- Bank payment in Nigerian Naira (NGN) currency (Only applicable to Nigerian Researchers)
Please note that the publication charges are only made if an article is accepted for publication, and we do advise prompt payment, as the article will not be published until payment is received.