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Recommended Journals (from Course Resource List)
in alphabetical order
|Web of Science Indexing*||Impact Factor - 2021|
|Advanced Engineering Informatics||SCIE||7.862|
|Automation in Construction||SCIE||10.517|
|Building and Environment||SCIE||7.093|
|Building Research and Information||SCIE||4.799|
|Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management||SCIE & SSCI||3.850|
|International Journal of Project Management||SSCI||9.037|
|International Journal of Urban and Regional Research||SSCI||3.732|
|Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering||SCIE||5.802|
|Journal of Construction Engineering and Management||SCIE||5.292|
|Journal of Contemporary China||SSCI||3.126|
|Journal of Management in Engineering||SCIE||6.415|
|Journal of Portfolio Management||SSCI||1.530|
|Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics||SSCI||1.480|
|Journal of Real Estate Research||SSCI||1.825|
|Real Estate Economics||SSCI||3.154|
|Sustainable Cities and Society||SCIE||10.696|
Source: These journals are selected from BRE course readings that are indexed in SCIE or SSCI in Journal Citation Reports.
Last updated: Jun 2022.
* SCIE = Science Citation Index Expanded; SSCI = Social Sciences Citation Index.