The paper must be organized as per undermentioned structure within 50 pages (single spaced) which includes all text, figures/tables/ and references
Introduction (This section must contain):
Literature Review (This section should):
Methodology (It should include):
Results/Analysis (This section must show):
Conclusion (This section must describe):
Author must ensure that citation in the main text is properly followed and such citation must be included in the reference list. Author must follow the Harvard style of referencing. If the reference is provided at the start of the sentence, just year should be mentioned in parenthesis. For 2 authors "and", and for more than 2 authors "et al" should provided. If reference is provided within or at end of the sentence, then author name followed by year should be provided in parenthesis.
All authors must make sure that the paper is grammatically correct and all references are professionally edited. We use US spelling style to check the spelling. Authors can engage any organization or person for editing service at their own cost. We will not publish any paper which is 100% free from grammatical mistakes. No submission fee will be refunded under any circumstance.
These should be placed after the reference section. We do not allow more than 6 appendices and they should be numbered in Arabic numerals and referred to in the text.
All Tables must have short titles. They must not be broken into 2 pages and be professionally presented. Tables must be placed within the body of the paper and number of tables should be in numerals. Symbols like "*, **, ***" can be ued to denote significance level.
All figures must be mentioned in consecutive order in the text. Figures should be fitted within the full text and we allow only black and white graphs or diagrams. However, various shades of black and white color can be used, if necessary. computer graphics can be used. Figures must be bright with high resolution.They should be numbered in numerals.
Peer Review Process
An author can submit the paper which shows originality and contributes to the body of knowledge. The paper must not be submitted elsewhere concurrently and must not be published anywhere else in any form other than abstract. Any paper submitted must go through double bling review process to maintain and improve the standard and quality of the paper. Under this review process, the paper is reviewed by at least two anonymous reviewers who are expert in the relevant area of research and both the author(s) and reviewer(s) remain anonymous so that impartial decision about the acceptability of the paper is obtained. Papers are considered on the basis of quality, timeliness and new contribution. No information about the author(s) is passed on to the reviewer(s) to avoid any biasness and conflict of interest. Papers are pre-screened to check compliance to the standard, contribution to the literature, research rigor and submission of the same paper concurrently to other journal. If any paper fails to pass the pre-screening test, it is rejected outright. Resubmission of rejected paper is not allowed by the journal.
We expect all prospective authors to read and understand our Ethics Policy before submitting any manuscript to this journal. This policy details the responsibilities of all authors, editors and reviewers working with as well as our own ethical responsibilities. This includes, but is not limited to, plagiarism, falsification of data, misuse of third party material, fabrication of results and fraudulent authorship. Please note that submitted manuscripts may be subject to checks using the turnitin service, in conjunction with CrossCheck, in order to detect instances of overlapping and similar text. The turnitin checks submissions against millions of published research papers, documents on the web, and other relevant sources. We make sure that no form of unethical practice or behavior has been carried out or demonstrated by the authors, reviewers and the editors.
In the event that the editor is made aware of any research misconduct or any form of falsification, fabrication, citation manipulation, plagiarism, the paper will not be published. If the complain is made against a published paper, the paper will be immediately deleted from the website.
Conflict of Interest
The key/main author must ensure that the paper/work is not related to direct or indirect financial benefits, consultancies or personal promotion. The paper must not contain the name of reviewers, editors or associate editors as the author or coauthor of the paper. The Reviewer(s) must maintain the confidentiality and must not pass or divulge any information contained in the work to any body or organisation for personal gain or for providing benefit to the other person or organization. Similarly, the editors or editorial staff member(s) must not pass or divulge any information to any person or institution for personal gain or gain of other person or institution and must not pass any information about the reviewers to the authors.
Copyright and Licensing
The key/corresponding author of the paper is required to sign a written contract with Panoply Consultancy before the paper is published. Under the contract author retains copyright in the work but grants Panoply Consultancy the sole and exclusive right and license to publish the paper. The author must not have any legal claims of any form on the sale proceeds, if any, from the paper. If any part of the copyrighted work published by the other publisher is used in the paper, the author(s) must obtain written permission from the copyright owners and acknowledge the source. The author(s) cannot use any part of the paper which exceeds 2% of the paper without written permission of the publisher (Panoply Consultancy).
The author should acknowledge funding source(s) of the research or the research funder or contribution of the person(s) and/or organization(s) for their contribution.
1. The main/key author must declare that the work submitted has not been:
2. The author(s) must declare that they will not:
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