Annals of Science and Technology Journal (AST) is the Official Journal of the Nigerian Young Academy (NYA).

The Nigerian Young Academy was established on a mission premised to foster interdisciplinary research collaborations amongst best brains for the benefit of the global society and increase interest in research at national and international platform.

More detail about NYA can be found here:

AST is a fully double-blind peer-reviewed open access journal dedicated to promoting scholarly exchange among academics and industrial researchers in the field of Science and Technology. It is an online open access journal currently published by the Nigerian Young Academy.

AST was launched in 2016 with the first issue (Volume 1 issue 1) published the same year. AST publishes original research and review articles on all aspects of Science and Technology.  It is the international forum for essential research publication. 

The journal aims to advance knowledge concerning all aspects of Science and Technology worldwide.

Our mission is to inform and stimulate researchers to make significant professional achievements in science and technology. We aim to promptly and adequately provide scientists, researchers, and students worldwide with unlimited access to the latest advances in five major subdivisions managed by seasoned and experienced academic of international reputation. Currently, manuscripts in the following fields are welcomed for peer review:


  1. AST A. Biological Sciences
  2. AST B: Chemical Sciences
  3. AST C: Mathematical Sciences
  4. AST D: Physics
  5. AST E: Computer Science and Engineering Technology


AST publishes three issues per year.



AST now published by De Gruyter


Annals of Science and Technology has migrated to a new platform; De Gruyter Publisher.

Volume already published on 

Posted: 2018-04-05 More...

AST News Update

This is to inform our Authors, Reviewers, Readers and the entire academic community that Annals of Science and Technology, AST,  an official Journal of the Nigerian Young Academy have signed a publishing agreement with De Gruyter Open, DGO having their head office in Berlin, Germany.

De Gruyter is a classified and highly reputable publishing outlet that publishes high quality journals and academic books for academics and journal bodies on various subjects and disciplines. Many of the Journals in their platform are highly recognised and well indexed in the highest and reputable index houses including scopus and Science Citation Index, SCI by Clarivate Analytics (previously, Thomson Reuters). More detail about De Gruyter can be found here:

Therefore, AST journals shall henceforth be published as open access on DGO platform. Kindly note that manuscripts accepted in 2017 for volume 2 shall be published in as soon as possible on the DGO platform. 

Following the instructions to authors new manuscript(s) can still be submitted on the submission page:

or as email attachment to  

 with  cc to  and  

Watch out for new links and further update soon.
All enquiries should be directed to the managing Editor on managingeditor@nigerianyiungacademy;

Tel: 08034467136

Kindly give this update the widest circulation.

Thank you.

Dr. O. Atolani
Managing Editor, AST

Posted: 2017-11-15 More...


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