Gold Open Access with APC
Code: J71-2020-IJD
Posting date: 16/10/2020

International Journal of Design

ISSN (print): 1991-3761    |    ISSN (online): 1994-036X
Aims and Scope

The International Journal of Design is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal devoted to publishing research papers in all fields of design, including industrial design, visual communication design, interface design, animation and game design, architectural design, urban design, and other design related fields. It aims to provide an international forum for the exchange of ideas and findings from researchers across different cultures and encourages research on the impact of cultural factors on design theory and practice. It also seeks to promote the transfer of knowledge between professionals in academia and industry by emphasizing research in which results are of interest or applicable to design practices.

Review process
The Journal adopts double-blind peer review process
Artificial Intelligence, Artificial Materials, Augmented Reality, Automation, Big Data, Bio-based Materials, Circular Economy, Co-Design, Communication, Complex Systems, Crafts, Design & Arts, Creative Design, Criticism, Design, Design Methodology, Design Theory, Digital Fabrication, Digital Modeling, Digital Project, Digital Technologies, Ecology, Food Design, Generative Design, Green Materials, Green Product, History of Design, ICT, Inclusive Design, Industrial Design, Industry 4.0, Innovative Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Internet of Things (IoT), Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), Machine Learning, Modeling, Monitoring, Nanotechnology, Natural Materials, Nature-based Solutions, Packaging Design, Parametric Design, Process Innovation, Process Management, Product Design, Product Innovation, Project Tools, Recycled Materials, Resilience, Reuse, SDGs 2030, Service Innovation, Services, Simulation Tools, Smart Design, Smart Materials, Smart Tools, Strategic Design, Sustainable Design, Sustainable Materials, Systemic Design, Tools, Up-cycling, User Experience Design
First Published
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Issue for Year
Publishing date
April, August, December
Scientific Director
Editor in Chief
Lin-Lin Chen
Indexed By

Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-E), Social Science Citation Index (SSCI), Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI), Scopus, ProQuest ABI INFORM, ProQuest Design & Applied Arts Index (DAAI), Ergonomics Abstracts, EBSCO Computers and Applied Sciences Database.


The Journal asks the authors to pay a post-acceptance fee of US$ 1,000 per article in order for the Journal to have a sustainable business model. The fee will be used to support copyediting, layout formatting, open access and online hosting and archiving.