Editorial Policies

Focus & scopes

The Journal publishes scientific and technical papers and other articles in the interdisciplinary area of environmental engineering.

The scientific topics covered by the Journal include:

  • Geo-engineering
  • Water resources management
  • Technical aspects of environmental protection
  • Environmental engineering related topics

Papers are accepted for publication after receiving a positive review. They are categorized as an original scientific paper, previous announcement, review paper or technical paper.

Peer review process

All papers relevant for the Journal are reviewed by two independent reviewers. In cover letter authors can recommend reviewers which they would like to include or exclude for their review. In that case, authors should propose potential reviewers by specifying their first and last name, academic title, affiliation, and email address. Authors also have to declare no conflict of interest if they are proposing reviewers.
However, the editors the right to make the final selection of peer reviewers. Before sending to reviewers each paper goes through initial screening and plagiarism check. Plagiarism detected papers will be rejected.

Depending on the reviews the editor together with the editorial board decides to accept the paper with no, minor, moderate or major corrections or to reject the paper. Reviews and decisions are sent to the corresponding author.

Publication frequency & charges

The Journal is published biannually, in June and December. However, if the paper is accepted for publication it will be given DOI number, published online and printed in upcoming issue.

There are no charges for publishing or printing the paper.

The length of the paper is not limited, but it is recommended that it should not be longer than 15 single-spaced A4 pages, with all figures included. The figures in colour approved by the editorial board will not be additionally charged.

After publication manuscript can be changed based upon reasonable request to the editor-in-chief.


The journal “ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING – INŽENJERSTVO OKOLIŠA” is published by the Faculty of Geotechnical Engineering.
All issues of this journal are entirely and freely available online. Yet it is possible to subscribe to the print version.
For subscription details please send an e-mail to the editor-in-chief.