• Introduction

Biological and Natural Resources Engineering Journal keeps researchers with current and the latest developments in biological and natural resources-based product as well as the related engineering fields that push the product from the bench to the commercial scale. It is indeed a multidisciplinary research which blends science and engineering and enhances hand-in-hand collaboration between the two fields.  The Biological and Natural Resources Engineering Journal covers areas such as Molecular Engineering, Bioenvironmental Engineering, Biomaterials, Green Nanotechnology, Bioprocess Engineering, Biomanufacturing, and Bioenergy. 

The Biological and Natural Resources Engineering Journal publishes full-length articles, short communications and welcomes review articles in the fields mentioned above especially those highlighting the latest technology.


  • Publication Frequency 

The BNREJ will be published biannually – in June and December.


  • Journal Policy

The Biological and Natural Resources Engineering Journal is an open access journal, therefore users can freely utilize the content that is available without any charge. A fee of RM500.00/ USD 130 (including GST) will be imposed as processing charges for each accepted manuscript, beginning 1 April onwards. This journal is owned by IIUM and the editorial board at the Kuliyyah of Engineering. The author(s) have consented to publish with IIUM Press. A submitted manuscript is a confidential material. Biological and Natural Resources Engineering Journal will not disclose submitted manuscripts to anyone except individuals who partake in the processing and preparation of the manuscript for publication (if accepted). These individuals include editorial staff, corresponding authors, potential reviewers, actual reviewers, and editors. The Biological and Natural Resources Engineering Journal will collaborate with the IIUM Journal Publication Office to be managed. The Biological and Natural Resources Engineering Journal will adhere to all the policies and guidelines that have been set by IIUM Journal Publication.


  • Language Policy

The journal accepts manuscripts written in English only. Authors are highly encouraged to send their manuscript for professional English proofreading or editing prior to submission. This is to avoid situations whereby reviewers decline to review because the English is not up to standard. 


  • Plagiarism Policy

All articles submitted to this journal will be checked using Turnitin plagiarism detection software.


  • BNREJ Privacy Statement

The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.

Disclaimer: All writings published in this Journal are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the editors, the editorial board or the publisher. 


  • BNREJ Copyright

Copyrights of all materials published in Biological and Natural Resources Engineering Journal are held exclusively by the Journal and their respective author/s. Any reproduction of material from the journal without proper acknowledgment or prior permission will result in the infringement of intellectual property laws. If excerpts from other copyrighted works are included, the Author(s) must obtain written permission from the copyright owners and credit the source(s) in the article.