Journal of Engineering Education Transformations

Journal of Engineering Education Transformations (JEET) is a forum to facilitate conversations among engineering educators who would like to showcase their transformational work as publications reviewed by expert educators from across the world. Indo US Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE) is publishing this Journal in partnership with Rajarambapu Institute of Technology. ”Journal of Engineering Education Transformations” is a transformed version of "The Journal of Engineering Education", which was being published by a pioneer of engineering education, Prof. Ratnalikar, since 1985.

Call For Papers

Types of Papers:
Authors are invited to submit manuscripts for following sections: Research Articles, Emerging Issues, and Best Practices and Short Communication. Manuscripts should report original research that contributes significantly to the body of knowledge in the field of engineering education. Quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods research designs are accepted. The JEET generally publishes two types of manuscripts: empirical investigations and research reviews.

Contact Details for Submission
Prof. Krishna Vedula
Editor in Chief

Dr. ( Mrs.) Sushma S. Kulkarni
Editor
Director
Rajarambapu Institute Of Technology
Rajaramnagar, Islampur, Dist. Sangli,
Maharashtra, India - 415414.
E-Mail : editor.jeet@ritindia.edu
Tel : - +91 - 2342 – 220329 , 9970700700, For MBA : 226488, , 9970700810
Fax : - +91 - 2342 – 220989

General Guidelines

  • Manuscripts are accepted only in English. British English spelling and punctuation are preferred.
  • Submitted manuscripts must not have been published as copyrighted material nor be submitted for consideration for publication as copyrighted material while in review by the Journal, whether in print or electronic form. By submitting a manuscript, the author(s) agree that the copyright will be transferred to JEET if the manuscript is accepted for publication.
  • The manuscript pages are expected to fall between 15 to 25 pages, including references. Manuscripts that greatly exceed the word limit will be critically reviewed with respect to length. Authors should include a word count with their manuscript.
  • Abstracts of 250 words are required for all manuscripts submitted. A concise and factual abstract is required. The abstract should state briefly the purpose of the research, the principal results and major conclusions. An abstract is often presented separately from the article, so it must be able to stand alone.
  • Each manuscript should have 2 to 6 keywords, using American spelling and avoiding general and plural terms and multiple concepts (avoid, for example, "and", "of"). Be sparing with abbreviations: only abbreviations firmly established in the field may be eligible.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Manuscripts must be submitted in electronic form only at the Journal's Web site: http://www.journaleet.org/
  • An automatic and immediate e-mail confirmation is provided if the submission process is completed successfully. The Editor subsequently evaluates manuscripts for their compatibility with the Journal's mission and review criteria.
  • The Editor typically is able to complete the evaluation and inform the author within two weeks of the submission of the manuscript. The Editor forwards appropriate manuscripts to one of the member of Journal's editorial board, who handles the peer review.
  • The Journal is normally able to complete the peer review process and inform the author within one month.

Format of Manuscript

Manuscripts should be compiled in the following order: title page; abstract; keywords; main text; acknowledgements; references; appendices (as appropriate); table(s) with caption(s) (on individual pages); figure caption(s) (as a list).
  • Title Page :
    The manuscript should have a title page which includes :
    The name(s) of the author(s)
    The Title of the Manuscript
    The affiliation(s) and the address(es) of the author(s)
    The e-mail address, contact number of the corresponding author
  • Font : Times new Roman , size 10 for abstract , 12 for text and headings (bold) and 14 for title of the manuscript.
  • Abbreviations should be defined at the first place of mention and used thereafter
  • Footnotes can be used to give additional information
  • Acknowledgements of people , funds / grants received should be place separately preferably after references.
  • Internationally accepted signs and symbols should be used
  • All figures and tables should be properly numbered and aligned within the manuscript. The source of the table /figure should be mentioned below ( in italics , if any)
  • Lengthy proofs / derivations should be avoided .If necessary, then should be appended to the manuscript.

Referencing Style:

Citation in text

Please ensure that every reference cited in the text is also present in the reference list (and vice versa). Any references cited in the abstract must be given in full. Unpublished results and personal communications are not recommended in the reference list, but may be mentioned in the text. If these references are included in the reference list they should follow the standard reference style of the journal and should include a substitution of the publication date with either 'Unpublished results' or 'Personal communication'. Citation of a reference as 'in press' implies that the item has been accepted for publication. Indicate references by KM adoption in SC (Patil and Knat, 2009), KM adoption in SC (Patil et al., 2009)

Web references

As a minimum, the full URL should be given and the date when the reference was last accessed. Any further information, if known (DOI, author names, dates, reference to a source publication, etc.), should also be given. Web references can be listed separately (e.g., after the reference list) under a different heading if desired, or can be included in the reference list.

References in a special issue

Please ensure that the words 'this issue' are added to any references in the list (and any citations in the text) to other articles in the same Special Issue.

Journal Article:
Zhao, J., Pablo, P. and Qi, Z. (2012) Enterprise knowledge management model based on China’s practice and case study, Computers in Human Behavior, 28(2), 324–330.

Article with DOI
Sinha, B. S. and Kapoor, P. L. (2010) doi: 10.1009/s/0021087000056
 
Book :
Kothari, M. R. (1998), Research Methodology, 5th Edition , HAP Publication, New Delhi.
 
Chapter of a book:
Kothari, M. R. (1998), Types of Research, in Research Methodology 5th Edition , HAP Publication, New Delhi pp 145-190.

Copyright and Permissions:

Authors must sign, scan and upload to the online system: a copyright transfer agreement - it is the policy of JEET to own the copyrights to all the material it publishes. You will be provided with a copyright transfer form, which must be completed before publication is scheduled. Authors and employers retain full rights to the use of their own material; permission grants - if the manuscript contains, extracts, including illustrations, from other copyright works (including material from on-line or intranet sources) it is the author's responsibility to obtain written permission from the owners of the publishing rights to reproduce such extracts using the permission request form. The author is also responsible for identifying and acknowledging any trademarks or service marks used in the manuscript. The Copyright Transfer Agreement and the Permission Request Form should be uploaded as 'supplementary files not for review' when your manuscript is accepted.

Submission checklist

The following list will be useful during the final checking of an article prior to sending it to the journal for review
  • One author has been designated as the corresponding author with contact details such as E-mail address, Full postal address, Phone numbers.
  • All necessary files have been uploaded, and contain such as Keywords, All figure captions, All tables (including title, description, footnotes).
  • Further considerations
    * Manuscript has been 'spell-checked' and 'grammar-checked'
    * References are in the correct format for this journal
    * All references mentioned in the Reference list are cited in the text, and vice versa
    * Permission has been obtained for use of copyrighted material from other sources (including the Web)
    * Color figures are clearly marked as being intended for color reproduction on the Web (free of charge)
    * and in print, or to be reproduced in color on the Web (free of charge) and in black-and-white in print
    * If only color on the Web is required, black-and-white versions of the figures are also supplied for printing purposes

After Acceptance:

  • The article will be processed and the author will receive the proofs.
  • Authors will be asked to transfer copyright of the article to the RIT.
  • Online publication of color illustrations is free of charge. If the author desires color in the print version, he will be expected to pay for extra costs.
  • The author should see the proof to check for typesetting or conversion errors and the completeness and accuracy of the text, tables and figures.Major changes are , are not allowed without the approval of the Editor.
  • The article will be published online after receipt of the corrected proofs. This is the official first publication with the DOI.
Author(s) will be required to submit their biography and photograph along with their paper for publication
Photo : Minimum dpi
Biography: should be of 100 - 125 words comprising of name , qualification, post/designation held, special achievements and their e-mail IDs.

Authors can use the following template for their manuscript
Hyperlink for template download
Author Queries:
Editorial questions and inquiries should be directed to Dr.( Mrs.) Hemlata V. Gaikwad, and Prof. Sachin K. Patil, Journal Manager; email: editor.jeet@ritindia.edu