About Journal

About IJAS

The Iranian Journal of Applied Animal Science (IJAS), a new broad-based journal, is an open access journal founded on two key tenets: To publish the most exciting research in all areas of animal sciences and to provide the most rapid system for reviewing and publishing, and to disseminate the articles freely for teaching and reference purposes. All articles published in IJAS are peer-reviewed.

The Iranian Journal of Applied Animal Sciences (IJAS) is published quarterly (one volume per year) in March, June, September, and December by Islamic Azad University, Rasht Branch, Rasht, Iran.


Types of Paper

  • Research Articles: These should describe new and carefully confirmed findings, and experimental procedures should be given in sufficient detail for others to verify the work. The length of a full paper should be the minimum required to describe and interpret the work clearly.
  • Short Communications: A Short Communication is suitable for recording the results of complete small investigations or giving details of new models or hypotheses, innovative methods, techniques or apparatus.
  • Review Articles: Submissions of Review Articles covering topics of current interest are welcome and encouraged. Review Articles are also peer-reviewed.