Guidelines for Submission of Manuscript

  • Articles may be theoretical or empirical.
  • Each article requires an abstract of around 200 words. The abstract should not include any tables / figures. The abstract should be followed by 4-6 key words.
  • Papers are to be submitted in Times New Roman in 12 font size with double spacing.
  • All papers are refereed, and the Editor-in-Chief reserves the right to refuse any typescript, whether on invitation or otherwise, and to make suggestions and/or modifications before or after publication.
  • Manuscripts which have been accepted become the property of the publisher. It is a condition of acceptance that copyright shall be vested in the publisher.
  • Papers are sent to 2-3 experts for their peer review.
  • The word restriction on submitted manuscripts is between 4,000 and 8,500 words (including references, notes, appendices, tables and figures).
  • A limited number of explanatory footnotes in the end (called endnotes) are permissible, and they should be indicated serially within each article by superscripts 1, 2, 3 etc. The notes themselves should be placed at the end of the article. Footnotes should not be used for citations (see References).
Important Note:

In accordance with academic and professional protocols, Indus Foundation Journals cannot accept a paper if it is not the Author's original work, has been published before, or is currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. The paper must not contain any libelous or unlawful statements or in any way infringe the rights of others. The Author must be the owner of the copyright and be entitled to sign the Author Agreement. Any necessary rights or permissions to reproduce quoted material or illustrations published elsewhere remain the responsibility of the author(s).While submitting a paper it is implied that the Author complies with these conditions.