International Journal of Nursing Education  is an international double blind peer reviewed journal. It publishes articles related to nursing and midwifery. The purpose of the journal is to bring advancement in nursing education. The journal publishes articles related to specialities of nursing education, care and practice. The journal has been assigned international standard serial numbers 0974-9349 (print) and 0974-9357 (electronic). The journal is covered by many international databases. 

IJONE provides an international forum for publication of orginial quality manusripts of research findings reviews and analysis of interest to readership of nurses,readers and researchers in all areaes o nursing.

Each submitted article undergoes review process with atleast two reviewers or an editiorial board member who are expertise in the field of submitted article.

This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.

Important Information

  1. Manuscript Submission fee - There is no fee for manuscript submission. Manuscript can be submitted any time. Submission is always open
  2. Manuscript Processing Charges- We charge for manuscript processing from authors.  Authors must pay charges only if the article is accepted for publication. The charges are per article. If some author does not want to pay, he can withdraw his article.

The charges are as follows
1. India and SAARC countries- Indian Rupees 4000
2. Rest of world - US $ 100

  1. Rebate / waiver policy -

Editor can give rebate/ wave off charges depending on author’s status like student, no funding from any source, research from developing  countries or research of exceptional status. Please write to Editor giving justification for rebate. Editor‘s decision is final and binding.

  1. Digital archiving Policy- the issues of the journal are archived into PKP PN (Public Knowledge Project), LOCKSS and CLOCKSS
  2. Review Policy for articles- The journal follows double blind peer review policy for all articles.Each submitted article undergoes review process with atleast two reviewers or editorial board members who are expertise in the field of submitted article. Once the article is received, it is forwarded to our two reviewers after removing names of authors and their affiliations. Authors are also not informed names of reviewers. Reviewers send their comments in due course of time and these comments/ queries are forwarded to authors to make corrections or offer explanations. Once the reviewers are satisfied with corrections in manuscripts or explanations given by authors, authors are conveyed the decision of acceptance of article. If author/s refuses to make corrections as suggested by reviewers, manuscript is rejected for publication.
  3. Plagiarism checking policy- The journal has zero tolerance policy for plagiarism. We regularly use software Dupli checker for detection of plagiarism.Manuscripts that are found to have been plaigirised from the work of other authors will be rejected.
  4. Licensing Policy Articles in Indian Journal of journal Nursing Education are Open Access articles which permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work and source is properly cited. Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International LicenseCreative Commons License 
  5. Copyright Policy Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultanousely licensed under the Creative Commons Atrribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowlegement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.