Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal: Editorial Policies

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Focus and Scope

This Journal publishes original research work (including theoretical/conceptual, empirical and critical studies), review articles, Debates, Teaching Cases, Invited articles, conference reports, short communications, case report, Ethics Forum, Education contribute significantly to further the scientific knowledge related to the field of Science, Technology and Arts.

STAR Journal hopes that researchers, research scholars, academicians, industrialists publication for the development in the field of Science, Technology and Arts.



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process


The submitted manuscript will be reviewed for possible publication with the understanding that it is being submitted to STAR Journal that point in time and has not been published anywhere, simultaneously submitted, or already accepted for publication elsewhere. The journal expects them to correspond with the Journal for all matters related to the manuscript. All manuscripts received are duly acknowledged.

    Upon submission of the manuscript, editor initially checks for suitability for formal review. Manuscripts with insufficient originality, serious scientific or technical flaws, or lack of a significant message are peer-review.

     Manuscripts that are found suitable for publication in STAR are sent to two or more qualified reviewers who have had experience in the subject of the submitted manuscript. However, the selection of these reviewers is at the sole discretion double-blind review process, wherein the reviewers and authors are unaware of each other’s identity. Every manuscript is finally reviewed by the Editor comments from the reviewers takes a final decision on the manuscript. The comments and suggestions (minor revision/Major revision / acceptance / rejection/ amendments in manuscript) conveyed to the corresponding author. If required, the author is requested to provide a point by point response to reviewers’ comments and submit a process is repeated till reviewers and editors are satisfied with the manuscript.

  Manuscripts accepted for publication are copy edited for grammar, punctuation, print style, and format. Page proofs are sent to the corresponding expected to return the corrected proofs within three days. It may not be possible to incorporate corrections received after that period. The whole process final decision and sending and receiving proofs is completed online.



Publication Frequency

4 issues per year


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.


Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal

Managing Editor

Dr. Eba Mijena



Dr. Raghavendra H.L


Deputy Editors-in-chief

Dr. Dunkana Negussa Kenie

Dr. Negash Geleta
Dr. Temesgen Garoma


Dr. Hirpa Legesse


Overseas Acquisition Editors and International Liaisons




Overseas Acquisition Editors and International Liaisons

Prof. Gopal Sharma, SSS University of Technology and Medical Sciences, Bhopal, India.

Prof. Hirpa Lemu, University of Stavanger, Norway.

Prof. Jecob Tharu (Rtd.), Professor, The EFLU, Hyderabad, India.

Prof. Jeyashree Mohanraj, The English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, India.

Prof. Judith Narvhus, University of Life Sciences, Norway.

Prof. Longina Jakubowska, University of Utrecht, Netherlands.

Prof. Maitree Suttajit, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Prof. Mohanraj S, The English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, India.

Prof. Poul M.T. Hansen, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.

Prof. Siegfried de Laat, University of Utrecht, Netherlands.

Prof. Steve Zeng, Langston University, USA.

Dr. Anilakumar K.R, Scientist “D”, Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysore, India.

Dr. Devasagayam, T.P.A, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Trombay-Mumbai, India.

Dr. Farhath Khannum, Scientist “F”, Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysore, India.

Dr. Vidhya Ramaswamy, Chairperson, INCITE, Trivandrum, Kerala, India.


Editorial Advisory Board

Prof. Adugna Tolera, Hawassa University, Ethiopia.

Prof. Chemeda Fininsa, Haramaya University, Ethiopia.

Prof. Fekadu Beyene, Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Prof. Firdissa Jebessa Aga, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Amsalu Ayana, Oromia Agricultural Research Institute, Ethiopia.

Dr. Ayana Angesa, Hawassa University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Ayanthu Mekonnen, Wollega University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Dessalegn Wirtu, Wollega University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Diriba Diba, Wollega University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Emana Getu, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Etana Debela, Hawassa University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Firdissa Eticha Kulumsa, Agricultural Research Center, Ethiopia.

Dr. Geremew Bultosa, Haramaya University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Hasen Yusuf, Head of Forestry and Environmental Conservation Authority, Ethiopia.

Dr. Kannan Ambalam, Wollega University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Lellissa Chala, Wollega University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Mitiku Teso, Ambo University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Mulissa Jida, Ethiopian Biotechnology Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Dr. Taye Tolemariam, Jimma University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Tesfa Bedassa, Wollega University, Ethiopia

Dr. Tifsehit Solomon, Wollega University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Yosef Mekasha, Haramaya University, Ethiopia.

Dr. Zeleke Teshome, Wollega University, Ethiopia.

ISSN: 2305-3372
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