Guidelines for Classifying International and National Journals

The Board of Trustees approved the revised guideline for classifying international and national journals in the fields of science and technology, and social sciences, for the renewals of SIIT faculty members’ contracts and satisfying the publication requirements for graduation. This revised guideline is effective for graduate students enrolled from academic year 2016 onward, and is applied to papers submitted after June 22, 2016 onward. The classification is as follows:

Remark: The papers must not be published by publishers in Beall’s List of Predatory Publishers.

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