International Journal of Small and Medium Enterprises welcomes the original research article for the forthcoming issue. The length of 3000-8000 words is preferred. All manuscripts should be prepared in MS Word format.

Vol. 4, No. 1 (2021)

Full Paper Submission Deadline: December 30, 2021

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Current Issue

Vol 4 No 1 (2021): International Journal of Small and Medium Enterprises

General Information of IJSMEs
ISSN: 2576-7712 (Print)
ISSN: 2576-7720 (Online)
Publisher: CRIBFB
Management Office: 8700, Broadway St., Houston, TX-77061, USA

Published: 2021-11-29

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Aims & Scope

International Journal of Small and Medium Enterprises (IJSMEs) is a refereed international, double-blind peer-reviewed journal that is published semiannually. The subject areas include, but are not limited to the following fields:

  • Technology/ICT for SMEs
  • Joint Venture
  • Organizational Design and Rules
  • Value Chain Analysis
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Capital Formation
  • Family-Owned Businesses
  • SMEs Banking
  • SME Cluster Development
  • Performance Measurement and Business Improvement
  • Impacts of market structure and market competition on SMEs
  • Recruitment, training and development for SMEs
  • Innovation in International SMEs
  • Business Models
  • Women Entrepreneurship
  • Branding of SMEs Products & Services and Other Relevant Issues

International Journal of Small and Medium Enterprises currently has an acceptance rate of 38%. The average time between submission and final decision is 30 days and the average time between acceptance and publication is 30 days.

IJSMEs welcomes high-quality original research papers, survey papers, review papers, tutorials, technical notes as well as discussion papers.



The publisher and journal have a policy of “Zero Tolerance on Plagiarism”. We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (

All submissions will be checked by Turnitin before being sent to reviewers.

Keep a Similarity Index <20% and single-source matches are not <2%


IJSMEs "COPE - Committee on Publication Ethics" and "Publication Integrity and Ethics" have made an application for membership.


For the latest news:-

Professor Dr. Werner Krings  Named Editor-in-Chief of IJSMEs

CRIBFB is pleased to announce that Professor Dr. Werner Krings, Framingham State University, USA has been named the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Small and Medium Enterprises. 


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