Aims and Scope

Modern English Education is a refereed, quarterly-published journal of the Modern English Education Society (MEESo), which was first published in 2000. The purpose of the journal publication is to promote academic exchange among researchers and teachers in Korea and abroad who are interested in connecting theory and practice of the learning and teaching of English as a foreign or second language and in broadening their views on English education in general.

Modern English Education welcomes contributions on current theoretical and practical issues as well as research studies in areas including the following:

  • · Foreign Language Learning and Teaching
  • · Second Language Acquisition
  • · Teaching and Learning Language Skills
  • · Curriculum/Material Development
  • · Language Evaluation/Testing
  • · Language Program Planning
  • · Language Policy
  • · Teacher Training and Professional Development
  • · Multimedia-assisted Language Learning and Teaching
  • · International/Intercultural Communication
  • · Teaching Young learners
  • · Corpus-based Language Learning and Teaching

Submission Deadlines and Publication Dates

Modern English Education, a quarterly journal, is published in February, June, September, and December. The 2nd issue is an international issue accepting only manuscript in English. All the manuscripts for Modern English Education must follow APA style specifications. For more information on contributing, please refer to the 'Journal Submission Guidelines' of the journal. The submission deadline and publication date for each issue are as follows.

Publication Issue Publication Date Deadline
Issue 1 February 28 December 31 of the previous year
Issue 2 (International) June 30 April 30
Issue 3 September 30 July 31
Issue 4 December 31 October 31

How to Submit

The manuscript is to be submitted through the MEESo online submission site:
Inquiries regarding submission:

Specifications for Manuscript

  • · The manuscript should be prepared using MS Word 2000 (or later).
  • · The manuscript should be written in a double column format, and the length of the manuscript should not exceed 10 pages (20 pages in a single column format). If the limit is exceeded, an extra page charge in addition to the publication charge will be paid by the author(s).
  • · For more information about submission, go to:

Review fee and Publication fee

Reveiw fee 60,000 KRW or 60 USD
Publication fees 200,000 KRW or 200 USD for non-grant funded research (Page limit: 20 pages in one column, 10 pages in two column)
300,000 KRW or 300 USD for grant funded research
+10,000 KRW or 10 USD per page (When exceeding the 20-page limit)

Please send the fees to the MEESO account:
Shinhan Bank: 100-023-934197 Name: 현대영어교육학회(Modern English Education Society)
After payment, please inform the MEESo Treasurer: