The Journal of Scientific Research and Development (JSRD) is a multidisciplinary science journal established to fulfil the following:
- Create a forum for publishing research and development efforts from within and outside Nigeria.
- Help scientists, technologists and industrialists share information and promote cross fertilisation of ideas.
- Serve as a model in initiating collaborative research efforts between scientists, technologists and industrialists.
- Serve as a forum for pure and applied scientists; working on similar or related problems to publish their results, which will be readily accessible to both the scientific and industrial sectors.
The scope of the Journal of Scientific Research and Development (JSRD) encompasses the following areas: Biochemistry, Biology, Botany, Computer Science, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Mathematics, Marine Biology and Fisheries, Microbiology, Physics, Physiology and Zoology.