Journal TitleRwanda Journal of Engineering, Science, Technology and Environment

Journal Title Abbreviation: RJESTE.  

ISSN: 2617-2321

Copyright noticeThe copyright for articles published in this journal is owned by the journal      

Focus and scope of journal

The Rwanda Journal of Engineering, Science, Technology and Environment (RJESTE) is a peer-reviewed journal published bi-annually by the University of Rwanda - College of Science and Technology. The journal aims at publishing original research articles, review articles, and selected conference articles on the latest developments in the fields of engineering, science, technology, environment and related. The publications should either demonstrate a significant new discovery or other contribution that has been established to fairly rigorous scientific standards.The Journal will publish articles written in standard British English.


Journal keywords: Engineering, Science, Technology, Environment

Frequency of publicationBi-annual

Country of Publication: Rwanda

Text Language/s: English


 Review process:


All manuscripts submitted to RJESTE are initially screened by Editors to check if they fit the aim and scope of the journal and if they are compliant with the author guidelines. The manuscripts that are suitable for further consideration go through a double-blind review. Each manuscript should be reviewed by at least two reviewers, scholars/expertswith relevant experiences. The reviewers should submit to the Chief Editor/Editor the completed review form with recommendations to Accept, Reject or Request revisions (minor or major, accordingly), within 1.5 months.Based on the received recommendations, the handling Editor makes the final decision. The final decision and the reviewers’ comments are communicated to authors. Revised articles are examined by the editor or the reviewer depending on whether the requested revisions were minor or major.


Editorial Board

Chief Editor:     

Prof. Elias Bizuru (University of Rwanda, ,


Mrs Clarisse Kagoyire(University of Rwanda, ,


Editorial Board Members:


Prof Wali Umaru Garba (University of Rwanda, ,

Prof Emmanuel Twarabamenye (University of Rwanda,

Dr.Banzi Wellars (University of Rwanda,,

Dr.Kabera Telesphore (University of Rwanda,,

Dr. Said RutabayiroNgoga (University of Rwanda,,

Dr.Nyandwi Elias (University of Rwanda,


International Advisory Board:


Prof. Beth Kaplin (Antioch University, New England New Hampshire, USA,

Prof. Tuomo Kaurame (Laapenranta University of Technology,

Dr. Ivan Virgin (Stocholm Institute, Sweden,


Principal contact is: Prof. Elias Bizuru


Editor-in-Chief/Editor: Prof Elias Bizuru                        Title: Professor

Institution or Affiliation: Ag. Director of Research and Innovation, College of Science and Technology, University of Rwanda

Email :

Phone : +250788576052

Mailing address: PO Box 3900, Kigali Rwanda


PublisherUniversity of Rwanda, College of Science and Technology

(if you do not have a formal publisher this should be the name of your institution, faculty, or whatever organisation supports your publication)

Publisher contact person: Mrs Clarisse Kagoyire


Phone+250 783 499 241                                                 

Mailing address:PO Box 3900, Kigali Rwanda


Related document :

1) Journal cover

2) Journal description

3) Guide to Authors