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The journal publishes original scientific papers, short communications, up-to-date review articles, and selective book reviews from the disciplines concerned. Papers are published in English or Arabic and manuscripts have to contain English and Arabic abstracts (including keywords).

The author is fully responsible for the originality of the paper, its subject, and formal correctness. The author’s declaration that the paper has not been submitted anywhere else should be enclosed in the cover letter. The Editorial Board decides on the publication of papers, taking into account peer reviews, scientific importance, and manuscript quality. The SI international system of measurement units should be used. The manuscript should be submitted in MS Word text editor to

Copyright Policy:

The journal is protected by copyright held by the publisher after the manuscript has been accepted for publication. As concerns the transfer of rights, the corresponding author takes responsibility for all authors. The journal allows the author(s) to hold the copyright, and to retain publishing rights without any restrictions.


All manuscripts should be written in English. The original and two copies should be submitted or electronically to The preferred order of presentation is as follows: Title page (titles, names of authors, their affiliations and complete addresses), Abstract, Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results and Discussion, Acknowledgment, References, Tables, Figure legends and copies of figures. All pages should be typewritten, double-spaced, with a wide left-hand margin of 4 cm. Pages should be numbered consecutively.


A short title, not exceeding 12 words, is required. It must accurately describe the manuscript contents. Authors should also supply a shortened version of the title suitable for a running title, not exceeding 50 character spaces.


An informative abstract not exceeding 250 words must be supplied on a separate page.


(A maximum of six, in alphabetical order, suitable for indexing) should differ from words mentioned in the title.


Each table should be typed on a separate page and numbered consecutively. Do not duplicate matter presented in charts or graphs. The symbols*, **, *** are used to show statistical significance at 0.05, 0.01 and 0.001 levels, respectively, and are not used for other footnotes.


All illustrations should be numbered consecutively and referred to in the text. Drawings should be completely lettered, the size of the lettering being appropriate to that of the drawings but taking into account the possible need for reduction in size (preferably not more than 50%). Photographs must be of good quality, printed on glossy print.


Literature citations should follow the author-year system. All published works referred to in the text must be listed. The list of references should include names of all authors, year of publication, complete title, publication or journal title and inclusive pages. The citations should be given in alphabetical order keeping in mind the following:

  1. Single-authored articles should precede multiple-author articles for which the individual is a senior author. Examples: Liang Y.C., Q.R. Shen, Z.G. Shen, and T.S.Ma.1996. Effects of silicon on salinity tolerance of two barley cultivars. J. Plant Nutr.19:173-183.
  2. Chapter references from books must include author (s), year, chapter, title, pages, editor (s), book title, publisher and city. Examples: LinskensH. F. and J.F.Jackson.1992. Seed Analyses. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg.
  3. Symposium proceedings should include editor, date, and place of symposium, publisher and page numbers.

Compliance with these instructions is obligatory for all authors. If a manuscript does not comply exactly with the above requirements, the Editorial Office will not accept it and will return it to the authors without review.


Please be acknowledged that all articles published in our journal are open access and freely available online, immediately upon publication. An article processing charge of (US$100) covers a small portion of the costs of the editorial, peer review, and publication processes. The Article Processing Charges (US$100) should be transferred after acceptance of your article to:


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Alexandria Science Exchange Journal PROVIDES DISCOUNTS to authors from the following countries, which were classified by the World Bank as Low-income economies or Lower-middle-income economies as of July 2016:

Afghanistan, Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Dem. Rep, Congo, Rep., Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Kenya, Kiribati, Korea, Dem Rep., Kosovo, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Papua New Guinea ,Rwanda, Samoa, São Tomé and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan,  Tanzania ,Timor-Leste, Togo, Tonga, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vietnam, West Bank and Gaza, Yemen, Rep., Zambia, Zimbabwe.



ALEXANDRIA SCIENCE EXCHANGE JOURNAL (ASEJ) Publishes only original research and therefore ASEJ is committed to preventing Plagiarism. Plagiarism definition according to the U.S. National Science Foundation definition is " the appropriation of another person’s ideas, processes, results, or words without giving appropriate credit” (45 Code of Federal Regulations, Section 689.1). Plagiarism is neither allowed nor accepted in ASEJ. The ASEJ uses plagiarism detection software to screen the submitted manuscript. Authors are advised to  Cite (Reference) the source Whenever quote verbatim, paraphrase, methods, opinions, interpretations, or conclusions written by another person. Further information about plagiarism can be found in

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  • Agricultural economics
  • Agricultural engineering
  • Agricultural extension
  • Agriculture and Rural Economy Interactions
  • Agriculture Microbiology
  • Agriculture-environment interactions
  • Agronomy
  • Animal Science
  • Aquatic and terrestrial environment
  • Bioremediation
  • Biotechnology
  • Crop genetics and breeding
  • Crops and quality
  • Dairy science
  • Economic entomology
  • Emerging contaminants
  • Energy agriculture
  • Environmental analysis
  • Environmental remediation and management
  • Environmental health and toxicology
  • Environmental nanotechnology
  • Environmental water resources management
  • Experimental agriculture
  • Food Science and technology
  • Forestry and environmental technology
  • Health and food nutrition
  • Home economics
  • Horticulture
  • Management of natural ecosystems
  • Natural resources and the environment
  • Organic agriculture
  • Ornamental plants
  • Plant diseases
  • Plant pest management
  • Post harvest technology
  • Poultry breeding, physiology and nutrition
  • Precision agriculture
  • Soil perspective of sustainable development
  • Soil science
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Veterinary Science
  • Water Harvesting and Crop Water Management