Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Ruhuna Journal of Science (RJS) welcome articles resulting from original research work covering many areas in Pure and Applied Sciences, Technology, and also covering scientific themes with interdisciplinary focus. Subject areas include,

Agriculture; Botany; Chemistry; Computer Science & IT; Environmental Science; Fisheries & Aquaculture; Mathematics & Statistics; Medical & Health Sciences; Molecular Biology & Biotechnology; Physics & Geophysical Science; Veterinary Science; Zoology

 

Section Policies

Articles

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Science

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Physical Sciences

Accepts manuscripts from physical science, mathematics, statistics and computer science

Editors
  • Janak Wedagedera
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Biological Sciences

Accepts manuscripts from biological sciences

Editors
  • Suneetha Gunawickrama
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Short papers

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

RJS follows the double blind peer review policy where reviewing will be done at least by two experts in the relevant discpline of the manuscript. Reviewers' recommendation on the suitability of the manuscript will be considered for the decision making process. If recommended to accept subject to a major revision, a revised version will be invited from the authors under provisional acceptance. Once the revised version is received, a final decision on acceptance will be reached. Review process typically takes a minimum of two months. The authors can download the peer review reports from the system.

 

Publication Frequency

Journal will publish two issues per volume, in June and December.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Ruhuna Journal of Science is registered as a contributor to The OAIster® database.

The journal is licenced under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. 

 


Creative Commons Licence
Ruhuna Journal of Science by University of Ruhuna is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.

eISSN: 2536-8400

Print ISSN: 1800-279X (Before 2014)