Authors' Guidelines


  1. Journal of Association of Vocational and Technical Educators of Nigeria (JAVTEN) is a scholarly publication and must be useful to both scholars and practitioners in Vocational Education and other related fields.
  2. Manuscripts should be original, scholarly and conventionally presented.
  3. Three copies of the manuscripts types double spacing on one side only, not exceeding 15 A4-sized pages including abstracts and references should be submitted.
  4. The title, name and institutional affiliation of the author(s) should appear on a separate cover page.
  5. Abstracts should not exceed 120 words.
  6. Manuscripts under consideration by other journal or accepted must not be submitted.
  7. Empirical report must be written under the following distinctive headings:
  8. Introduction with background of the study, statement of the problem, significance of the study and appropriate literature review.
  9. Objective/purpose/Research Questions/Hypothesis
  • Methodology- This should contain the following distinctive subheadings:
  1. Population
  2. Sample
  3. Instrument
  4. Data collection and analysis techniques
  5. Findings and discussion
  6. Conclusion
  7. References
  8. Non Empirical report must have:
  9. Introduction that shows clearly the focus of the article
  10. Main body under distinctive headings that could have been reflected in the introduction.
  • Conclusion with appropriate recommendations where necessary
  1. Figures and tables should be kept to the barest minimum and numbered consecutively.
  2. Literature must be relevant, current and substantive. Reference should be according to the American Psychological Association (APA); and arranged in alphabetical order.
  3. Manuscripts found publishable must be submitted with non-refundable fee to be determined by editorial board. Correspondence should be address to:


Editor – in – Chief (JAVTEN)

Prof. Emmanuel. C. Osinem

Department of Agricultural & Bio-Resources Education

Faculty of Vocational and Technical Education

University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria.