About Ethics Committee Approval

Ethics Committee Approval is required for researches to be published in International Journal of Progression and Development in Education (IJPADE). Researches requiring Ethics Committee Approval are listed below.

Researches Requiring Ethics Committee Approval

All kinds of researches conducted with qualitative or quantitative approaches that require data collection from participants using questionnaires, interviews, focus group work, observation, experimentation, interview techniques,

Using human and animals (material / including data)  experimental or other scientific purposes,

Clinical studies on humans,

Clinical studies on animals,

Retrospective studies in accordance with the law on protection of personal data.


Ethics Committee Approval is not required for researches using data from before 2020 and for researches produced from graduate/doctoral studies (must be specified in the article). Regarding such researches, it should be mentioned in the method section of the researches.


Researches Requiring Ethics Committee Approval and Accepted for Publication

In researches requiring Ethics Committee Approval, information about permission (name of the board, date and number) should be included in the method section and on the first / last page of the researches.