Location,Nakuru, Kenya
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

I want to submit my paper to CORETRAIN Journal of Languages, Social Sciences and Education. How do I know that my paper falls within the scope of the journal?

Answer: The journal publishes research papers in various fields of Languages, Humanities, Social Sciences and Education such as anthropology, business studies, communication studies, corporate governance, criminology, cross-cultural studies, demography, development studies, economics, education (curriculum studies, instruction and educational media, history of education, philosophy of education, sociology of education, comparative and international education, educational psychology, special education, technical and vocational education, adult education, teacher education, higher education, life-long education and learning, educational guidance and counselling, educational planning, educational management and educational policy studies),  ethics, geography, history, industrial relations, information science, international relations, law, linguistics, library science, media studies, methodology, philosophy, political science, population studies, psychology, public administration, sociology, social welfare, linguistics, literature, paralegal, performing arts (music, theatre & dance), religious studies, visual arts, women studies amongst other areas.

Is this journal a refereed journal?

Answer: Yes, CORETRAIN Journal is refereed and also follows a double-blind review process.

Is the CORETRAIN Journal published both in print and online versions?

Answer: Yes, CORETRAIN Journal is published both in print and online versions. Author(s) will get a print copy at the cost of 100 USD.

CORETRAIN Journal is an open-access journal. What are the benefits of publishing in an open access journal?

Answer: This means that the CORETRAIN Journal readership is worldwide and researchers, students, teachers, professionals and authors can easily access its contents since it is an open-access journal.

What type of paper does CORETRAIN Journal publish?

Answer: CORETRAIN Journal publishes original papers, review papers, conceptual/theoretical papers, case studies, empirical research, technical notes, and book reviews.

Does CORETRAIN Journal publish special issues?

Answer: Yes, important and contemporary topics in languages, humanities, social science and education will occasionally warrant the publication of  special issues.

I want to submit my paper to CORETRAIN Journal. How should I submit it?

Answer: You can submit your paper to the editor by e-mail at coretrainteam@gmail.com

Does CORETRAIN Journal have manuscript submission guidelines?

Answer: Yes, CORETRAIN Journal has its manuscript submission guidelines, which are usually attached to the call for papers. Author(s) should abide by the guidelines in preparing their manuscripts before submission.

Is there any page limit of the paper?

Answer: Yes. The paper should not exceed 6000 words. Papers that exceed this number risk disqualification from the onset.

How much time does CORETRAIN Journal take in the review process?

Answer: The editorial board is highly committed to quick processing of submitted papers. The review process takes a maximum of 3 weeks.

Does the CORETRAIN Journal require the authors to pay for the publication of their papers?

Answer: Upon acceptance of a paper for publication, the author(s) will be asked to pay 100 USD as article publication fee to cover the operating costs. Waiver policy is not applicable. The editor will convey the payment method after notification to the author of acceptance of the paper.

What is the acceptance rate of papers?

Answer: % – %.

How many papers can an author submit for publication in one issue of CORETRAIN Journal?

Answer: You can submit only one paper for each issue.

Once an author’s paper is accepted for publication, how does one pay the publication fee?

Answer: Contact the editor at coretrainteam@gmail.com

What is the copyright policy of CORETRAIN Journal?

Answer: Copyright for articles published in CORETRAIN Journal are reserved by the authors, with first publication rights granted to the journal.  The journal/publisher is not answerable for subsequent uses of the work. The author must bring an infringement action if so desired.


What is the frequency of publication of CORETRAIN Journal?

Answer: CORETRAIN Journal is published once a year

When will I get an acceptance letter, if my paper is accepted?

Answer: Acceptance letter is provided after positive review of one’s paper and subsequent confirmation of receiving the publication fee from the author(s).