Journal of Business Studies


GUIDELINES FOR CONTRIBUTORS


• An electronic copy of the manuscript of the paper/article should be submitted to the Editor-in-chief at the E-mail id- jbs@sbs.du.ac.in in Microsoft Word format.

• The article should be up to a maximum of 10,000 words in length.

• The file should contain a separate title page which should provide the name(s) of the author(s) along with institutional affiliation, mailing address, e-mail id, and contact number. The name(s) of the author(s) should not appear on any page of the manuscript other than the title page.

• One separate page including Title of the article and Abstract should be included in the manuscript. The length of the Abstract should not exceed 500 words. The Abstract should be brief, self-contained, and explicit. The objectives, methodology, and findings should be clearly stated in the Abstract.

• The text should be double-spaced and typed in Times New Roman style with a font size of 12 pts. & 1 inch margin all around. Standard indentation for paragraphs should be used.

• Tables and figures should be numbered in Roman numerals and should appear in the body of the manuscript. Sources of data should be duly acknowledged.

• All charts and graphs should be drawn neatly and figures should be indicated in million and billion. Tables and figures should contain self-explanatory titles.

• References and Citation Style should be in APA format.

• All copyrights are reserved with the Department of Commerce, Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, University of Delhi. The author(s) is accountable for copyright permission for any part of the content of their article.

• The views expressed in the article of this journal would be those of the author(s) and would not reflect the opinion of the Journal.

• The author(s) is required to sign the “Transfer of Copyright” agreement before the article is published in the journal.

• The submitted manuscripts should be original pieces of work and free from plagiarism. Such work should not have been published elsewhere and also should not be under consideration for publication in any other form.

• The author(s) should send a declaration stating that the paper is neither published nor under consideration for publication elsewhere.

Article processing charge (APC)/ Publication Charges :

• There is no article processing or Publication charge to publish in the Journal of Business Studies

Plagiarism & Review Policy:

The journal follows a rigorous peer-review process to ensure the quality and validity of published articles. Submissions undergo evaluation by experts through a Two-Stage Review Process (1. preliminary review is done by the Editorial Team, 2. a blind review is carried out by eminent academicians) in the respective fields, who provide constructive feedback to authors to enhance the clarity, rigor, and relevance of their work. This commitment to academic excellence helps maintain the journal's reputation as a reliable source of cutting-edge research in business studies.

All submissions to the journal are initially checked for originality using Turnitin anti-plagiarism software. The manuscripts in which the plagiarism is detected are handled based on the extent of the plagiarism.

  • Below 10% Plagiarism: The manuscript is forwarded for the review process
  • 11- 30% Plagiarism: The author receives the paper for content adjustment: The author should rewrite and resubmit
  • Above 30% Plagiarism: The manuscript will be rejected without a review