Number of Volumes 12
Number of Issues 46
Number of Articles 332
Number of Contributors 647
Article View 340,072
PDF Download 473,672
View Per Article 1024.31
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Number of Submissions 641
Rejected Submissions 314
Reject Rate 49
Accepted Submissions 96
Acceptance Rate 15
Time to Accept (Days) 151
Number of Indexing Databases 11

International Journal of Architecture and Urban Development (IJAUD) is an open access, peer-reviewed publication covering architecture, urbanism, and built environment studies. IJAUD is quarterly published by Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran, and receives NO PUBLICATION FEE from foreign authors. The journal aims at establishing a bridge between theory and practice in the fields of architectural and design research, urban design, urban planning, urban development, and built environment studies. A broad outline of the journal scope includes high-quality original research papers, review papers, short communications, case and technical reports and notes to the editor. According to the English Journal Citation Reports (JCR) in ISC, the average impact factor of IJAUD is 0.143.

The journal is open access and makes its content freely accessible. and allow readers to 'read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts' of its articles with an appropriate citation to journal.




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International Journal of Architecture and Urban Development (IJAUD) Journal, under license number 1399-11694, dated 1399/04/25, and Portal of scientific publications of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology to the address, IJAUD  has received the scientific grade (former scientific-research) and in the evaluation of dated 1400, the Quarterly has obtained the "B" grade.

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Current Issue: Volume 12, Issue 4 - Serial Number 46, November 2022, Pages 1-84 

Applied Article

Role of Environmental Dimensions on well-being: Qualitative Approach

Pages 41-52


Sakineh Maroofi; Mojtaba Valibeigi; Neda Safari; Maryam Sereshti

Augmented Reality System Specification for Placemaking

Pages 53-66


Hossein Amin Pour Pirjel; Farah Habib; Zahra Sadat Saeideh Zarabadi; Vahdaneh Fooladi

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