Author Guideline

Adarsh Journal of Management Research (AJMR) is published by Adarsh Institute of Management & Information Technology (AIMIT) indexed in J-Gate & i-scholar, bi-annual and multi-disciplinary Management Journal. AIMIT instills research culture by inviting research papers which cover the contemporary issues and has social relevance. Authors are invited to submit research papers(theoretical/ empirical) from academicians, professionals abstracts of doctoral dissertations, major research project reports, case studies, book reviews and student articles from academicians, professionals and students. The contribution must be original in nature and should neither be published nor under consideration for publication anywhere else. The manuscript including figures, tables and references should be around 15 typed pages for research papers; four pages for abstracts of doctoral dissertations and research project reports; six pages for case studies; two pages for book reviews and six pages for student articles. All the manuscripts should clearly be typed in double space with 12 font size.


COVERING LETTER:Title of the paper, Authors Name, Designation, Organization, Official Address, Personal Address, Contact Number (Official & Personal) and E-mail address.

ABSTRACT:Should contain in brief-objective, Research Question/ Hypothesis Methodology, Finding and 5-6 keywords; Word Limit: 250-300words.


  • Copy: Soft copy to be forwarded to the mail id mentioned below
  • Format: A-4 Size, MS-Word
  • Word Limit: Not to exceed 5000 words.
  • Font: Times New Roman
  • Font Size: Heading -14, Text-12
  • Margin: 1.5-inch on all four sides
  • Line Spacing: 1.5


Title: Prefer not be more than 6-8words

Definitions: Paper should be clear and concise with proper definitions for specialized terms.

Sections:Abstract, Introduction, Statement of the problem, Need & Scope of the Study, Research Objectives, Hypotheses, Methodology, Findings/Results, Conclusion/ Recommendations and Limitations.

Annexure: Tables, Charts, Graphs, Equations, Articles should be numbered, cited and referenced properly.

Abbreviations: Any Abbreviations used should be written in full at first followed by the abbreviations in the parenthesis.

References: The American Psychological Association (APA) format should be used in referencing.

Foot Notes:Should be numbered consecutively in the text and should be types on same page they are denoted.

Declaration: Author must declare originality of work. The article should not have been published or be submitted for publication elsewhere. Plagiarism similarity index should be less than or equal to 15%

-The contributions sent for publication will be referred for review.
-Research content should adhere good writing skills (sentence formation)
-Correspondence and proofs for corrections, if required, will be sent to the first named author
-Unless otherwise indicated, corrected version should be returned within 10days.

The final decision on the acceptance or otherwise of the paper rests with the editorial board and it depends entirely on its standards and relevance. The final draft may be subjected to editorial amendment to suit the requirements of the journal. The decision about acceptance or otherwise of the paper will be conveyed to the author within 60 days.

Note: The Journal neither charges any processing fee nor pays any honorarium to the authors. Editorial decisions will be communicated within a period of maximum two months of receipt of articles. Author will receive one complimentary copy of the journal. Editorial Board’s decision will be final. Plagiarism similarity index should be less than or equal to 15%
The copyright of all accepted papers will vest with AJMR.
The soft copies of the manuscripts are to be sent to:

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