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About the Journal

The International Journal of Rural and Urban Development (IJRUD) is an open-access and double-blind peer-reviewed international journal publishing articles that emphasize research, development, and application within or between the fields of Rural and Urban Development. The IJRUD reviews papers within the shortest possible time of submission and publishes accepted articles online first immediately upon receiving the final versions.

Aim & Scope
IJRUD aims to provide a platform for scientists, development workers, practitioners, and academicians to promote, more visible internationally, and provide the opportunity to discuss critically and analyze different issues in science and technology. The journal also aims to be the most important journal in scientific societies by getting indexes in Scopus, WoS, and high-impact factors in the coming years.

Frequencies of publication
Three issues in a year while it accepts articles throughout the years and publishes online first immediately after acceptance of the final version.

Area of publication
The Journal of Rural and Urban Development is a multidisciplinary research journal that focuses on the study of
◉ Rural and urban development
◉ Rural and urban planning
◉ Economic development
◉ Social and environmental issues
◉ Health and hygiene
◉ Rural and urban transportation
◉ Sustainable tourism
◉ Food and nutrition
◉ Local governance
◉ Entrepreneurship and financial inclusion
◉ Education and skill development
◉ Management of rural areas
◉ Agro-processing and rural market, etc.