About the Journal

Aims

The Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología Journal (ISSN-e 2542-3401, ISSN-p: 1316-4821) is an international, peer-reviewed, open-access scientific and academic journal committed to the sciences, technology, and scientific research in a global, equitable, and inclusive way. Its main goal is to provide high-quality works on various topics, with timely research on current realities. Authors are invited to be a part of our editorial and scientific committee to create spaces for disseminating research on the latest science and technology topics. The Journal prefers works that provide information about different branches of science and technology, that present novel findings, and that debate with other publications of interest, in addition to allowing the expansion of our methodological and theoretical knowledge, reporting on new proposals, new practices, and discoveries. The Journal accepts works with quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods and takes systematic literature reviews that contribute to discovering new theories, scientific gaps, and academic contributions in general. The Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología Journal invites the submission of extensive works with an international scope that projects a substantial vision of current situations in various professional areas, with complete methodological details and significant results.

Scope

The Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología Journal publishes in all relevant fields of research, including, but not limited to:
- Educational sciences
- Medical and health sciences
- Administrative sciences
- Legal sciences and law
- Engineering sciences
- Computer Science
- Technology
- Architecture
- Art
- Graphic Design
- Religion

ISSN-p y ISSN-e

ISSN print: 1316-4821 
Electronic ISSN: 2542-3401

Periodicity of the Journal

The Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología Journal will be published every three months in March, June, September, and December. Articles will be received throughout the year. Special calls for papers will be posted on the Journal's website.

The Journal publishes a total of four regular issues per year:
1) March-May period.
2) June-August period.
3) September-November period.
4) December-February period.

In 2020, Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología journal had a monthly periodicity (January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December), including special issues for events and congresses.

Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología journal had a bimonthly periodicity in 2019: February, April, June, August, October, and December. The calls for papers will be published on the Journal's website and may be published on dates outside the regular issues. They may also be considered for publication according to the decisions of the academic body.

The Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología Journal had a quarterly periodicity in years before 2019.

Copyright / Open Access Declaration

Articles published in the Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología Journal will be open-access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The author(s) retain the copyright. In addition, the  Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología Journal will insert the following note at the end of each published Issue:

© 2023 by the authors; licensee AutanaBooks, Quito, Ecuador. The published Issue is open access and distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

The authors grant permission to use the articles by others under the open-access license mentioned above. This license allows immediate and unrestricted access to the work, including the ability to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, link to the complete text, index, use as data in software, and any other lawful purpose.

Costs
The Revista Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología is a self-financed publication. We charge authors a fee of 150 USD for papers that have been accepted to cover administrative tasks related to editing, server maintenance, proofreading, and publication of articles and scientific papers.

Advertising

The Universidad, Ciencia y Tecnología journal does not host advertising on its website for its visual cleanliness and editorial independence.

Calls for Papers

Calls for publication are made via email and social networks. Those interested in publishing can express their interest by mail or inquiry to the contacts provided by the journal.