Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: Is there any Article Publication Charges (APC)?

A: Yes. Authors pay a one-time Article Processing Charge (APC) of USD250 to cover the costs associated with publication. There are no charges for submission, rejected articles, color, or extra page numbers.

Q: Can I still make corrections to my article after it has been published online?

A: No correction can be made once it is published.

Q: Do you publish review papers?

A: We do not accept unsolicited review articles. 

Q: Is this journal UGC approved?

A:  Research journals from all disciplines indexed in Scopus are included in the UGC-CARE List. JMechE is a Scopus-indexed journal.

Q: What is the submission deadline for the papers to be published?

A: There is no submission deadline.

Q: Is it mandatory to submit the manuscript according to the template at the initial submission?

A: Yes, it is mandatory to smoothen the publication process.

Q: What is the acceptance rate of papers?

A: The acceptance rate is around 50%-60% to date.

Q: How I can know if my article is being reviewed?

A: You can monitor the review progress through the ScholarOne submission system.