When is the next Call for Papers?

Authors can submit their papers at any time and it will be published online in the next issue if accepted.

 Who holds the copyright  of the published  papers?

Authors will retain copyright of the published papers and grant to the publisher the non-exclusive right to publish the article, to be cited as its original publisher in case of reuse, and to distribute it in all forms and media. Therefore, copyright will remain with the author. This decision has been taken on 18 May 2020 by the editorial board of the journal together with the publisher.

How much do I have to pay for Publication Fee?

-There are no charges for publishing materials in the Journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs.

-There is no "Article Processing Charges" (APCs) in the Journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs.

-There is no "article submission charges" in the Journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs.


Where can I find Manuscript Preparation Guidelines?

You can find “Manuscript Preparation Guidelines” from here

How does the review process work?

The review of articles is done through a blind peer review. All the articles received by Journal of Contemporary Urban Affairs are sent to two anonymous reviewers after deleting the name of the authors to have an unbiased opinion about the research.

For more info regarding this question you may see: Peer Review Statement


How long does it take for paper review process?

The review process normally takes 4 to 6 weeks.


How to submit a paper?

Submit your manuscript electronically via Make a submission Link