Al-Nahrain Journal for Engineering Sciences is an open access, specialized adcademic  journal that evaluates and publish scientific papers in all engineering subject matters submitted by researchers. The editorial board consists of Al-Nahrain University / Engineering College‚Äôs faculty, as well as an advisory board from Iraqi and foreign universities, specialized in engineering sciences. The members of these boards typically hold the Professor and Asst. Professor scientific titles.    

The editorial board have monthly meetings to follow-up the progress of the submitted papers and the journal affairs, as well as the approval or rejection of concluded papers according to the reviews of the selected professional reviewers for each paper. These reviewers are selected according to the specialized subject matter of each paper.

The journal was founded in 1988 (previouslt titled; Nahrain University - College of Engineering Journal with ISSN 1812-187X). It is a quarterly publication in English, issued in Baghdad under the authority of College of Engineering - Al-Nahrain University, with the registration number ISSN 2521-9154 and eISSN 2521-9162. Also, the journal has the doi prefix 10.29194. NJES is a member of DOAJ since 2018.