Publishing with Quality Assurance in Education

Quality Assurance in Education

Why publish with Quality Assurance in Education?

Quality Assurance in Education publishes original empirical or theoretical articles on Quality Assurance issues, including dimensions and indicators of Quality and Quality Improvement, as applicable to education at all levels, including pre-primary, primary, secondary, higher and professional education. Periodically, QAE also publishes systematic reviews, research syntheses and assessment policy articles on topics of current significance. As an international journal, QAE seeks submissions on topics that have global relevance.

Useful facts and figures

  • The journal enjoyed over 70,000 downloads in 2019 from across the globe
  • QAE is ranked in Scopus (2019 Citescore 2.9)
  • QAE is in the 83rd percentile for Education in Scopus
  • Acceptance rate (2019): 10.6%

What types of articles does QAE publish?

QAE publishes a wide range of article types including: Research Papers; Viewpoints; Technical Papers; Conceptual Papers; Case Studies; and Reviews. Articles are typically between 4000 and 8000 words in length.

What can you expect as an Emerald author?

  • Emerald makes the following promises to its community of over 130,000 practitioner and academic authors:
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  • A huge range of services and resources to help your academic and professional development and help you increase dissemination of your work
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