A workshop on publication in indexed journals was held by OUM’s Centre for Research and Innovation on Thursday, 16 February. Opened by OUM Vice President (Academic and Research), Professor Datuk Dr Mohd Tajudin Md Ninggal, the workshop was conducted by Assoc Prof Dr Aqeel Khan from the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor.
The aim of the workshop was to encourage academic staff to actively participate in research projects and publications.
Did you know that submitting an academic paper to an indexed journal increases its authority and visibility? An indexed journal is indexed in various databases, depending on the field. Indexed journals are important because they are often considered to be of higher quality than non-indexed ones. Therefore, academics and researchers usually aim for publication in indexed journals.