FAQS

1. Is the JrTP accredited?
This journal is in the process of getting the citation index ranking. It is an Open Access Journal. The readers and researchers can download papers without any fee or charge.                            
2.
Is JrTP a peer-reviewed journal?
Yes, the submitted papers are reviewed by three blind peer-reviewers.
3. What criteria are used to select the submitted papers?
All the paper submitted to JrTP goes though the first step- plagiarism check. A Similarity Score (SS) of 10% or below from Turn_It_In screening is accepted. Papers above the SS of 10% are sent back to the authors for review and further editing to reduce SS.  Papers meeting the format of JrTP and SS score of 10% or lower are sent to the reviewers for double blinded peer-review.
4. When is the acceptance letter issued to the author?
Papers that pass the review criteria following three double blinded peer-reviews are issued an acceptance letter. It takes about 2 months to complete the process.
5. What copyright laws are used for publishing in the JrTP?
For all papers published in JrTP, the authors hold the copyright. It should be noted that any paper published earlier should not be submitted to JrTP.
6. How is copyright applied?
After the final approval, authors are sent a copyright transfer form. Before a paper is published, the authors are required to digitally sign and return the copyright transfer form to JrTP. If the authors fail to send the copyright transfer form by the due date, the paper is discarded.
7. Can one author submit more than one paper for publication in JrTP?
No, only one paper from an author is accepted for publication in each issue.
8. Is there any fee for publication?
No, JrTP does not charge any publication fee.
9. Is JrTP indexed in Scopus or any other indexing entities?
No, JrTP is a very new journal. It is working its way up and hopes to acquire a place in international indexing platforms.
10. What is the impact factor of JrTP?
JrTP is a very new journal. It is working its way up and hopes to acquire its impact factor assessments in the coming years.
11. What policies an author should abide for publishing through JrTP Open Access?
Authors’ paper will be freely available JrTP website (online) and will be asked to sign an open-access license agreement.
12. You need more information
For more information please write to us at jrtp@kusoed.edu.np
13. You have feedback on JrTP
We always look forward to improvement and we welcome your views and suggestions, you can reach us at  jrtp@kusoed.edu.np.
14. What is the duration for publishing an article?
The duration for publishing an article is 2-3 months.
15. How can I track the current status of an accepted article?
You can track the status by logging into the tracking system of the journal by user ID and password, inserted at the time of article submission.
16. Can I submit a manuscript that was published elsewhere?
No, Manuscript must be unique and should not be published elsewhere.