The Nigerian Journal of Technological Research was at the recently concluded wokshop titled "Publishers for Development 2017 - Working together to support research". The presence of NJTR at this workshop is to improve service delivery in order for the journal to always maintain best international practices in academic publication. NJTR was represented at the workshop by Prof. O. O. A. Fasanya (The Editor-in-Chief). For details, click here.
Worshop Title: Publishers for Development 2017 - Working together to support research - INASP
Venue: Oxford Spires Hotel, Oxford, United Kingdom
Date: 11 July 2017
The Federal University of Technology, Minna, in conjunction with the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (tetfund) Nigeria, will be holding a workshop on manuscript development and handling.
Title: International Workshop on Manuscript Development and Handling
Venue: Academic Publishing Centre, Federal University of Technology, Main Campus, Gidan Kwano, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria.
Date: 4th – 5th July 2017.
For more information, please follow this link.
The Nigerian Journal of Technological Research was at the recently concluded Academic Conferences and Publishing International (ACPI) 2016. This aimed at meeting the goal of the journal in comforming with international best practices and excellent service delivery. NJTR was represented at the Conference by Prof. O. O. A. Fasanya (The Editor-in-Chief).
Conference Title: 13th International Conference on Intellectual Capital, Knowledge Management and Organisational Learning - ICICKM 2016
Venue: Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York, USA
Date: 14 - 15 October 2016
The Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria has emerged top fifteen in West African Universities and Higher institutions Ranking 2015.
The ranking conducted by JournalsConsortium placed the Federal University of Technology, Minna at an outstanding position thirteen in West Africa and eleventh in Nigeria. The top position was taken by University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
The ranking by JournalsConsortium was based on research publications and citations from the last five years (2010 to 2014) as well as visibility on the internet. The Federal University of Technology, Minna garnered a total influence factor of 26.19.
For details, please refer to http://ranking.journalsconsortium.org/unirankings/region/west%20africa/2015.pdf, ranking.journalsconsortium.org.
Similarly, as a result of the hardwork and commitment of the University Executives and the Editorial Board of NJTR, Nigerian Journal of Technological Research is now visible in Africa. According to JournalsConsortium, the official journal of the Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria has the following scores.
For details, please refere to the web link.
The Nigerian Journal of Technological Research is now on the ScholarOne Manuscripts platform for efficient service to contributing authors. By this, NJTR has joined an impressive list of clients of Thomson Reuters.
The 20th Anniversary of the Nigerian Journal of Technological Research (NJTR) has come and gone. The programme was highly successful and all the stakeholders expressed their confidence and happiness at the impressive developments which NJTR has made over the years.
Few snapshots from this programme are provided as follows:
(a) From left to right: Prof. Muhammad A. Daniyan (Chief Executive of the University, 1997-2002), Prof. Jonathan O. Ndagi (Chief Executive of the University, 1983-1990), Prof. M.S. Audu (Chief Executive of the University, 2007-2012), Barrister Ifiok Ukim (Representative of the Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund)), Mrs. Victoria Nnawo Kolo (The Registrar), Prof. Suleiman Omeiza Eku Sadiku (Deputy Vice Chancellor, Administration), Prof. Andrew Jonathan Nok (Keynote Speaker), Prof. Musbau Adewumi Akanji (Vice Chancellor), Prof. Abdullahi Bala (Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic), Mrs. I.O. Conde (Colloquium Speaker), Dr. Jubril Attahru Alhassan (University Librarian), Mrs. Hajara Abdullahi Kuso (University Bursar), Dr. J. O. Oyero (Master of Ceremony) and Prof. Omotunde Oluseyi Ademuyiwa Fasanya (Editor-in-Chief, NJTR).
(b) Former Chief Executives of the University. From left to right: Prof. Muhammad A. Daniyan (1997-2002), Prof. Jonathan O. Ndagi (1983-1990), Prof. M.S. Audu (2007-2012)
(c) From left to right: Prof. Andrew Jonathan Nok (Keynote Speaker), Prof. Musbau Adewumi Akanji (Vice Chancellor), Prof. Abdullahi Bala (Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic).
(d) As in (a)
(e) From left to right: Prof. Abdullahi Bala (Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic), Mrs. I.O. Conde (Colloquium Speaker), Dr. Jubril Attahru Alhassan (University Librarian)
(f) As in (a).
(a) Prof. Bamidele O. Awojoyogbe (Deputy Editor-in-Chief, NJTR) ensuring everything is in place.
(a) Some staff of NJTR discussing smooth running of the programme.
Colloquium lecture presentation by Mrs. I.O. Conde.
Keynote lecture presentation by Prof. Andrew Jonathan Nok.
Reception of Awards by (a) Prof. Jonathan O. Ndagi (b) Prof. Muhammad A. Daniyan (c) Prof. M.S. Audu (d) Prof. Musbau A. Akanji (e) Prof. Samuel A. Garba (f) Barrister Ifiok Ukim (g) Mrs. I.O. Conde
Cutting of the 20th Anniversary cake by the Former Chief Executives of the university witnessed by erudite female Professors of the university. From the first three pictures, they are [from left to right] Prof. (Mrs.) Ngozi Ugochukwu, Prof. (Mrs.) Helmina Olufunmilayo Akanya and Prof. (Mrs.) Stella N. Zubairu.
Note: For details of the Keynote and Colloquium lectures, contact the Editorial Office:
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You are cordially invited to the 20th Anniversary of the Nigerian Journal of Technological Research of the Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria.
Theme: Research and Technology - Sustainability in Information and Communication Technology Advancement.
Date: 19th August, 2015
Venue: Caverton Lecture Hall, Main Campus, Gida Kwano, Minna, Niger State.
Keynote Speaker: Prof. Andrew J. Nok, MFR, OON, FAS, NNOM.
Colloquium Speaker: Mrs. I.O. Conde, BSc, MSc, FNIQS, MPPA.
Host: Prof. Musbau A. Akanji, FNSBMB (Vice Chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeria)
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Phone: +2348032546723, +2347013523220
Writing a manuscript in the format of a journal publication is sometimes the best way to put your ideas and results on paper. Futhermore, you will often find that writing the manuscript reveals experiments that must be performed in order to complete your work and make it defensible. But it pays to follow some simple guidelines when preparing a manuscript. It is very IMPORTANT to pay attention to details because it will save authors time in the long run. Therefore, authors are strongly advised to download the following files and read them carefully before proceeding to Manuscript Submission to NJTR. In doing this, authors increase their chances of the submitted articles being accepted for publication.
1. Manuscript development profile script for the Federal University of Technology, Minna. Download
2. Tips for a successful manuscript preparation and submission. Download
The 23rd Board meeting of the Nigerian Journal of Technological Research held as follows:
Venue: SEET Board Room, Gidan Kwano Campus.
After the meeting, the board members paid a courtesy visit on the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. M.A. Akanji. Improving the services of NJTR and completing the academic publishing center were extensively discussed.
NJTR Board Members in front of the Academic Publishing Center (presently under contruction).
The first Staff meeting of 2015 held as follows:
Venue: Board Room, NJTR Office, Bosso Campus.
During the meeting, the Editor-in-Chief emphasized on the need for NJTR to always ensure quality service delivery to authors and readers. He comfirmed that plans are underway to diversify the Journal office and improve drastically on quality of the NJTR publication.
The University is working on improving the standing of NJTR within the international community.
Nigerian Journal of Technological Research was present at the PEPCON 2014. PEPCON was founded by world-renowned InDesign experts David Blatner and Anne-Marie Concepción, and dedicated to the proposition that InDesign professionals deserve a great learning experience, the Print and ePublishing Conference brings together over a dozen of the leading InDesign experts minds for three days of non-stop inspiration and education.
More information on this conference is available here.
Date: 06/15/2014 12:00:00 to 06/18/2014 11:59:59
Location: Chicago, IL
Address: Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile,
540 N Michigan Ave,
Chicago, IL 60611.
Snapshots from this conference are as follows:
Open Calls for Papers:
(A) INSTRUCTION TO CONTRIBUTORS/AUTHORS.
The Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigera has among its objectives, the promotion of excellence in multi – disciplinary research and teaching in pure and applied sciences, science/technological education, information technology, engineering, environmental and agricultural technology. In pursuance of this objective, NJTR encourages scholarly articles that are theoretical, practical, empirical or clinically oriented in science and technological disciplines. Full scholarly and well written papers/ short communications are acceptable.
(B) SUBMISSION OF MANUSCRIPTS.
1. All manuscripts should be written in English Language.
2. Typed on double spaced A4 paper or 8.5x11.7” (21x29.5cm).
3. Papers should be submitted through the Author section at www.njtr.org
4. Manuscripts should not exceed 15 pages.
5. The writing style should conform with the American Psychological Association (APA) format 5 th Edition (2001).
6. Every paper should have an abstract of not more than 200 words and directly below the abstract, should have a list of 3 – 5 keywords which precisely express the contents of the paper. The keywords will be used for indexing purposes.
7. References should be in the style: Title of paper, year, volume and page of publication; authors should be properly referenced.
8. The cover page of the paper should bear only the title of the paper, name(s) of author, affiliations and the addresses of author(s).
9. Neither the Editorial board nor any of the editors will be liable for any article lost in transit. All statements in the published manuscripts are the responsibility of the authors.
10. All submissions will be peer reviewed. Only papers that have not been published and are not currently under review for publication elsewhere should be submitted.
11. Subscription and advertisement rates can be obtained from the editor – in – chief office or via email to email@example.com .
12. In line with transparency and documentation, authors are encouraged to avail themselves with ICT facilities. Consequently, prospective authors are required to visit the Journal website ( www.njtr.org ) and complete the NJTR data form, along side the electronic submission of manuscripts.
The journal is published twice a year in June and December. Submission of July edition should be made not later than January 31 st of each year, while that of December should not be later than July 31 st of the same year.
Submit your manuscripts to the Editor – in – chief (NJTR) at
Journal Office (Bosso Campus)
Federal University of Technology
P.M.B. 65, Minna
Niger State, Nigeria
All correspondence to be addressed to the Editor – in – Chief or Editorial Adviser, Journal Office, Bosso Campus, P.M.B. 65, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria.