Research and Innovation in Applied Linguistics [RIAL]

Journal titleResearch and Innovation in Applied Linguistics
Frequency2 issues per year
DOIPrefix 10.31963 g61
Online ISSN2964-5344
Editor-in-chiefDr.Ismail Anas, S.Pd., M.Pd. [Scopus ID:57208970902]
PublisherUPT. Bahasa PNUP
AfiliasiPoliteknik Negeri Ujung Pandang
Citation AnalysisSCOPUS | Web of Science | Google Scholar
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Call for PaperVolume 2, Issue 2, 2024 [August]
Submission DeadlineSubmission is now open until June 25th, 2024. For inquiries, please email to
Review PolicyAll submitted manuscripts will go through editorial review (screening) before they are sent out for blind review.

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Research and Innovation in Applied Linguistics (RIAL) is a scholarly open-access journal that follows a rigorous double-blind review process and offers mentoring to authors. It serves as a platform for disseminating cutting-edge research and innovative practices in the field of Applied Linguistics. The journal specifically focuses on publishing high-quality articles, including research papers, reviews, book reviews, and perspective articles, with a particular emphasis on Applied Linguistics, including English for Specific Purposes (ESP) and vocational English education.

RIAL aims to showcase studies that contribute significantly to the advancement of English language teaching and learning within the vocational contexts. By exploring topics related to ESP and vocational English education, the journal provides valuable insights into the effective use of English in professional settings. Authors are encouraged to align their submissions with these areas of focus to ensure their work is relevant and impactful.

The journal publishes new issues twice a year, in February and August, providing a regular and timely platform for scholars and practitioners to share their findings and perspectives. Before submitting a manuscript, it is advisable to consult the journal's guidelines and ensure that the proposed topic aligns with the journal's scope and objectives. RIAL strives to maintain the highest standards of scholarly publication, fostering the exchange of knowledge and promoting advancements in the field of Applied Linguistics.

Theme 1Project-Based Language Learning (PBLL), Problem-Based Language Learning, Task-Based Language Teaching & Learning, Autonomous Learning, Collaborative Learning
Theme 2English for Business (EfB), English for Accounting, English for Engineering, English for Health Professionals, English for Law, English for Marine Professionals
Theme 3Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL), Mobile Assisted Language Learning (MALL), Technology Enhanced Language Learning (TALL), ICT in Apllied Linguistics, Digital Literacy
Theme 4Vocational English Teacher Professional Development, Best Practices in ESP, Case Studies, ethnographic studies (autoethnography, duoethnography, netnography, or autonetnography) in Applied Linguistics.





Journal's Updates

Posted: 2023-09-03

Call for Reviewers


RIAL-EJ is now recruiting national and international reviewers to help the editors produce high quality papers. The candidate must: (1) have a doctoral degree in applied linguistics, English language education, or English literature, (2) have scopus ID or WoS, (3) have experiences in article review. If your are insterested, please send an email of interest to

Posted: 2022-11-06
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Vol 2, No 1 (2024): [February]

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Table of Contents

Research Articles

Nofvia De VEGA, Rahayu RAHAYU, Nurfajriah BASRI
Paramudia PARAMUDIA, Akhmad AKHMAD, Amri AMRI, Andi Rayhan FAHLEVI
Sarlin SARLIN, Abdullah ABDULLAH, Fitriyani BAKRI, Muhammad HASBI

Review Articles

Misnawati MISNAWATI, Sahril NUR, Saidna Zulfikar Bin TAHIR
Waode Ade Sarasmita UKE, Nurdin NONI, Muhammad BASRI

Book Review

Ismail ANAS