Special Issue on "Ranking of Institutions of Higher Education "


Call for Papers - Special Issue on "Ranking of Institutions of Higher Education "

DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology

pISSN: 0974-0643;  eISSN: 0976-4658


Calls for Papers

Special issue on ‘Ranking of Institutions of Higher Education’

Associate Guest Editors: Dr. Anil Kumar Nassa & Dr. Jagdish Arora

Scheduled date of publication: January 2021

Dear Colleagues,

DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology (DJLIT) is a peer-reviewed, double blind, open access, bi-monthly journal that publishes original research and review papers related to IT applied to library activities, services, and products. The papers included focus on aspects of exploring, applying, and evaluating new theories and technologies to create better automated libraries and enhanced library services using IT. It is meant for librarians, documentation and information professionals, researchers, students and others interested in the field.

You are invited to submit a paper for possible inclusion in a special issue of DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology (DJLIT) on Ranking of Institutions of Higher Education. The journal welcomes articles, in keeping with editorial policy.

The areas that may cover under the Ranking of Institutions of Higher Education but not limited to these following:

  • National and International Rankings: Comparative Analysis
  • Major National and International Ranking Efforts
  • Academic Performance Parameters and their Weightage
  • National Policy Responses to Global and National Ranking
  • Impact of Rankings on Academic Indicators in Institutions of Higher Education
  • Branding, Reputation and Perception: Influence on Ranking
  • Influence of Performance Parameters: Beyond Rankings
  • Bibliometrics and Measuring Research Productivity of Institutions and Faculty
  • Parameters for Measuring Teaching Performance
  • Social Impact of University Ranking

The authors have to submit full paper by e-mail to the Associate Guest Editors along with the title of the paper, authors, and abstract. Also, a copy of the article is to be submitted at DJLIT online journal system available at https://publications.drdo.gov.in/ojs/index.php/djlit/index

All papers submitted to DJLIT are subjected to peer evaluation by the Associate Guest Editor. Last date of submission of articles is 31 October 2020.

Associate Guest Editors                                                                        

Dr. Anil Kumar Nassa
Director General, India Ranking Society and Member Secy. National Board of Accrediation

Email: akn.edu@gmail.com

Ph +  91 (0) 1753046152

Dr. Jagdish Arora
Advisor, National Board of Accreditation

Email: jarora42@gmail.com

Ph: + 91 (11) 2436 9651

Address: 4th Floor, East Tower, NBCC Place, Bhisham Pitamah Marg Pragati Vihar, New Delhi 110003



Dr Alka Suri
DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology
DESIDOC, Metcalfe House, Delhi-110054, India

Ph + 91 11 2390 2469/70, E-mail: djlit@desidoc.drdo.in