Peer Review Process

Initial Checks

All submitted manuscripts will be checked initially to assure that it follows the ethical guidelines of the journal. If the submitted manuscript do not fit the ethical guidelines or do not meet the scope of the journal will be rejected directly.


After the manuscript passes the initial checks, it will be reviewed by two professional experts for peer-review.

Suggested reviewers by the authors may be considered. Reviewers should not have published with any of the co-authors during the past three years.

Editorial Decision

All submitted manuscripts published in NILE journal will follow peer-review process. The editor responses will be one of the following:

  • Accept directly without any changes.
  • Accept but need Minor Revisions.
  • Accept but need major Revisions:
  • Reject
    The article has fatal faults, and/or makes no original scientific work. resubmission to the journal is not allowed.

Authors must answer the comments of reviewers in a separate paper. If the authors disagree with comments of a reviewer, they must provide an accepted justification with supported references if available.

Production and Publication

After acceptance, the manuscript will prepared in the final format through proofreading by authors, English editing and final corrections.