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In most of the occasions, we come across a lot of query which are general by nature but they seem to be ambiguous. Hence, IJRD team would like to facilitate all our readers by helping them to read and understand some of the most and frequently searched queries in the form of frequently asked questions (FAQs) pertaining to International Journal of Research & Development (IJRD). They are as follows:

Q. Why to submit to IJRD?
A. IJRD has established itself as a professional and notable venue for publishing high quality research papers recognized by various universities and international professional bodies. It guarantees a maximum exposure of all its published articles in various indexing sites/databases

Q. Who Can Use The E-Journals?
A. Our open-access e-journal is authorized for use by all the community. All users include current faculty, staff, students, research scholars, analysts, government agencies, research centres etc. Last but not the least, anyone who find the resource to be useful may use the e-journal which is freely available on the Internet.

Q. How is continued Open Access availability of my articles guaranteed?
A. IJRD deposits all of the Open Access articles that it publishes in a number of independent, permanent Open Access archives. IJRD is committed to maintain its policy of unconditional open access for research articles

Q. What kind of papers does International Journal of Research &Development (IJRDONLINE ) publishes?
A. IJRD aims to publish research papers in all the areas of sciences, Commerce & Management , Economies, Education, Law.

Q. e-Publication Certificate. Why and When?
A. As a recognition of the author's contribution in IJRD proceedings, IJRD will issue an e-Publication Certificate. The certificates are normally sent (via email) within 4-6 weeks from the date of publication. All certificates will be sent to the corresponding authors only. Co-authors need to contact the corresponding author.

Q. When will I receive an acknowledgment email for my submission?
A. Paper submissions are normally acknowledged within 1-3 minutes. In case you do not receive any acknowledgment for a submitted paper, Kindly drop us an email at sanjayrsugandhi@ijrdonline.com.

Q. How does the review process work?
A. The review of articles/papers is done through a blind peer review. All the articles received by us are sent to Review Committee after deleting the name of the author to have an unbiased opinion about the research.

Q. How long do reviews usually take?
A. Minimum time for review of any article is Two-three weeks of time. Normally, this is not seen in case of other journals. We take it as our unique feature of commitment.

Q. To whom should i direct my manuscript ?
A. It is not required that you address your paper to a specific editor when submitting a new manuscript. If you wish, however, you can direct the cover letter for your manuscript to the editor who handles its subject area.

Q. How long does it take for an accepted paper to be actually published?
A. IJRD publishes its papers every quarterly basis. It takes minimum one month for an accepted article to be published. If the accepted article does not reach by the mid of third month of the quarter, the paper is considered for the next issue.

Q. Is some compensation paid to authors?
A. No. As of now, we do not have any such initiative taken but, yes we do plan for honorarium in the near future.

Q. I would like to join the Editorial Board.
A. We welcome applications to join the Editorial Board. Write to us and send us your complete CV. Please kindly allow 3-4 weeks for processing your application.

Q. Can one download the articles from the site? If yes, are some charges payable?
A. Yes. You can download the articles from the website by using Acrobat Reader. All the articles can be downloaded free.

Q. How to advertise on IJRD website?
A. Choose where you want to advertise and tell us! For information about advertisement on IJRD website, please send an email to sanjayrsugandhi@ijrdonline.com.