Directorate of University Research, Publications and Rankings 1
Professor Sergius .N. Udeh
Director, University Research, Publications and Ranking.
Directorate of University Research, Publications and Rankings 2
Sr. Veronica Irrigwe
Assistant Director, University Research, Publications and Ranking

I humbly welcome you to Godfrey Okoye University Directorate of University Research, Publications and Rankings. The Directorate was established in March, 2022 and it seeks to employ harmonization of university research and publications in realizing the aims and aspirations of the University.

The Directorate for University research, publications and ranking was created to help organize, coordinate and direct research activities and publications to the benefit of the university and the society at large. It gives guidance to researchers so that their creative outputs will be relevant to societal needs. Researches that are society-driven usually impact positively on university ranking.


To harmonize researches and publications in Godfrey Okoye University in such a way as to maintain an all-time enviable ranking status.


To be among the leading universities in terms of research and publications.


Faculty of Management and Social Sciences

The FMSS commenced publication in 2013 and has maintained relevance till date. It has continued to produce journals in line with its mandate. The last edition of the faculty journal is Vol 9, No. 1 of 2021.

Within the faculty, there has been a production of departmental journal by the department of Mass Communication: International Journal of Communication & Social Sciences Vol 1 No. 2, 2021.  It was published by the Dean of Graduate School, Bowie State University, Bowie, MD, USA in collaboration with The Department of Mass Communication, Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu, Nigeria.

Faculty of Natural Science and Environmental Studies

The FNSES began publication in 2019 with Nigerian Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences, Vol. 1 No. 1, 2019. This journal was its first and only journal till date. The mentioned journal was published by the Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences, Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu, Nigeria. Currently, the faculty has no departmental journal.

Faculty of Education

The FOE started its publication in 2015 and has preserved its significance till 2017. via

International Journal of education (IJOE) Vol.1 No.1 2017 and Vol.2 No. 2 2017.

One of the departments produced Department of Science and Vocational Education produced Journal of research in Science and Vocational Education (TRSVE) Vol.1 No. 1, 2019 and stopped.

Faculty of Law

The Law faculty had its first published journal in 2018. It has maintained relevance and consistency in producing journals up till 2020. The journal is known as Godfrey Okoye University Law Journal. Journal of Contemporary Legal and Allied Issues Vol. 1 No. 1, 2018. The faculty’s last edition was in 2020; Vol. 1 No. 1, 2020.

Faculty of Arts

The faculty of Arts started its publication in 2019. The journal is known as Thinkers Journal; A publication of the Faculty of Arts, Godfrey Okoye University Vol. 4 No.1 2021.  Its last edition was in 2021. There is no department journal.


To check publications of individual lecturers in Godfrey Okoye University and that of the university in general, kindly use the link provided below:

Once you click on the link, you will be automatically redirected to Godfrey Okoye University, Google scholar page. There, you will find an impressive array of journals and publications. At the top of the page, there is a “search icon” to help you find any profile of your choice.

You can also login to “Google Scholar” platform. There, you will be shown a “search engine”. Simply key in “Godfrey Okoye University”, and you will be provided with a display of our wide range of publications.

For further inquiries, kindly contact+234 803 355 4066, +234 902 755 5366 or send a mail to,

Up Coming Events:

The Directorate proposes to have a one-day free training on Publon registration for academic staff of the university in September, 2022.

Arrangements for GOUNI JOURNALS are in progress.