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Author Guidelines

The journal requires authors to submit their manuscripts in a standardized format as prescribed. The standard format for article submission is available HERE.

The references should be in APA style and should be in the nomenclature A-Z.

The submitting authors while submitting their articles/manuscripts are deemed that they understand the originality and copyright implications. They also confirms that the submitted article is under thier intellectual rights and has not been copied from any where else. They undertake to comply with the copyright reuirements as prescribed in the Copyright Notice sub-section of the Submission section of the journal website.



Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

Copyright Notice

The copyright in respect of all published articles in the journal is supposed to be assigned by the authors to the journal. If the author wants to retain the copyright in respect of his/her submitted articles, he/she need to pre-specify while submitting the articles in the first instance. And it has to be approved by the Editorial Staff of the journal.

The articles published in the journal are licensed under the Creative Commons except as otherwise stated.

Archiving Policies & Permissions:

The authorship is allowed to archive their research articles before or after the publication thereof in the journal. In case the of post-publication archiving, the authors need to archive the publishers' version of article stating the publisher as the first source of publication thereof.




Privacy Statement

The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.


Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Processing Charge: 50.00 (USD)

We strongly prohibit 'pay to publish' practice. We do not accept fee in whatsoever form before an article is peer reviewed and the same is accepted for its publication. There is an Article Processing Charge in respect of every reviewed & accepted article. If the paper is accepted for publication, the authors will be asked to pay an Article Processing Charge to support the publications in meeting up with the costs of publishing, costs of infrastructure both the human as well as technical overheads.

APC for non-Indian authorship/Authors with non-Indian affiliations
In case, the accepted articles have Single author as authorship, USD 50 will be payable as Article Processing Charge. In case of Multi-authorship, the same will be USD 70.

APC for Indian authorship
In case, the accepted articles have Single author as authorship, INR 1500 will be payable as Article Processing Charge. In case of Multi-authorship, the same will be INR 2000.

NOTE: The journals are published online. However, the published authors seeking printed copies are provided printed copies of the online published issues of the journals on paying additional costs of printing, handling and shipping.

Please take note that the Article Processing Charge is payable only & only if the article is reviewed and accepted for publication. There is no article submission fee in whatsoever form at the time of submission of a manuscript.


As the article publication fee is instantly put to use to cover the publication costs, the fee once paid will not be refunded in any case. However, if the the accepted article for which the fee is paid could not be published due to reasons on part of IRA, the fee will be refunded to the authors. No refund is allowed once the accepted article is published.