Guidelines for Authors
Instructions for Authors
Submission of Articles
The corresponding author should ensure that authorship is limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, execution, or interpretation of the submitted paper.
Submission of an article implies that the work described has not been published previously (except in the form of an abstract or as part of a published lecture or academic thesis or as an electronic preprint).
authors should submit/upload the articles using the link for submission
Please write your text in good English (American or British usage is accepted, but not a mixture of these).
Following the instructions of Higher Education of Pakistan for Researchers/Authors, the journal will not accept the the papers having 20 percent or more similarity index detected by plagiarism checking software 'Turnitin'. The author will be responsible if plagiarism is detected at any stage of review publication, after publication and during review process. Even after publication of paper if plagiarism is indicated by someone and confirmed by Editorial Staff of the Journal, the papers publication will stand canceled and author or institution will be informed.
The publication fee of PKR 15,000 is charged from the authors upon acceptance of their manuscript for publication after completion of double-blind peer review process. We also offer up to 33% fee waiver in publication fee to MS/M.Phil./PhD students who face financial hardship.
For overseas manuscripts (outside Pakistan), a sum of US$ 100/- will be charged as publication fee upon acceptance of manuscript. Overseas authors can send the fees through bank transfer. Exact details of the account and transfer will be emailed once a complete manuscript is submitted, processed, and accepted after double-blind peer review process.
The title page of manuscript must include the full title, the full name and affiliation of all authors as well as full contact information of corresponding author. The abstract should be on second page of manuscript.
References should be in APA style/format but there are no strict requirements on reference formatting at submission. The format as long as the style should be consistent. Where applicable, author(s) name(s), journal title/book title, chapter title/article title, year of publication, volume number/book chapter and the pagination must be present.