In association with Universities/Faculties/Department/Research Institute and Kan International Company and other reputable publishers, the Institute publishes a number of research journals. Research articles written in English or French are invited from interested scholars and researchers in the academic community and other establishments for publication in the Institutes Journals.

Manuscripts are received on the understanding that they are original and unpublished works of the author(s) not considered for publication elsewhere. The title pages should contain the title of the article(s), name(s), qualification(s), status/rank and affirmation of the author(s). Submitted manuscripts are circulated for review without the author's name and institutional identification.

Authors are encouraged to describe their finding in terms intelligible to the non-professional/expert reader. All works cited in the text must be listed under references in alphabetically order (the author's name and the year of publication).Articles for publications should be sent to our Email or the address below:

If you have additional questions, please feel free to contact us at the addresses and telephone Number here given: The Managing Editor, University of Nigeria, P. O. Box 3273 Nsukka, Enugu State Nigeria. Tel: +2348035857585 Email: .

Review Procedure

All manuscripts will be reviewed by two or more referees to ensure accuracy and relevance. Based on the referee's recommendation, a manuscript may be reviewed by author before final acceptance.


Submission of a manuscript indicates a tacit understanding that the paper is not actively under consideration for publication with other journals. Once a paper is accepted for publications the author cede copyright to the International Research and Development Institute.


Processing and page charges are levied on all authors of accepted manuscript. N15,500 for Nigerians, and US$100 for other countries nationals. Note: for Nigerian pagination fees could be as low as N15,000 if all transactions are done within the country. Each corresponding author is entitled to a copy of the published journal in which his/her article appeared.

Online Journals

IRDI online is currently hosting the following Journal Series online

Publishing organizations wishing to host their Journals online in the IRDI website should send their application to the Director General, International Research and Development Institute, 210/212 Calabar-Itu Highway, Urua-Ekpa Junction, P. O. Box 790, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.


Tel: +238028951347

Note: An individual Journal is free to join IRDI online project provided it has the consent of the Journal Publishers.

The IRDI Online provides the following services for each of its participating journals

  • 1. Free journal home page on the IRDI Online (including contact details, editorial information and instructions to authors).
  • 2. Free full text hosting.
  • 3. International exposure to over 10,000 researchers each month.
  • 4. Potential extra revenue stream from increase on subscription demand.
  • 5. Currently, the loading of Journal content to the IRDI website is done by IRDI staff.

5 Criteria For Journal Inclusion

  • 1. The journal must be scholarly in content, and contain original research (in addition to other content)
  • 2. The content is peer-reviewed and quality controlled
  • 3. The Journal will provide all content for inclusion on IRDI (tables of contents, abstracts, and full text) in electronic format
  • 4. The journal guarantees permission from the authors to allow IRDI to operate a document delivery/article download service
  • 5.The journal is published within the third world, management of publishing strategy, business development and production operation are all run from a third world country.

Faculty Journal

Call for Papers


At the present the institute publishes Ninety five different journals in English or French, cutting across all subject areas. Scholars who are interested in offering their services to the institute as Editors, Associate Editor, or reviewers should please contact the Director General through our E-mail or postal address here given: The Director General, International Research and Development Institute, No. 210/212 Calabar Itu Highway, Urua Ekpa Junction, P. O. Box 790, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. The Institute Journals operates an open access policy and we sincerely appreciate your contribution in providing this noble scholarly service that sustains the peer review process and other gate-keeping procedures.

Contact Us

The Executive Director
International Research and Development Institute,
Plot 210/212 Calabar-Itu High Way, Urua-Ekpa Junction,
P.O Box 790, Uyo,
Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

Tel: +2347086617610