Instructions and Guidelines for Authors/ Contributors:

Authors/Contributors are required to strictly follow the below guidelines:

 

ü  Manuscript in MS word format and PDF is required to be sent to the Editor INSIGHT- Journal of Applied Research in Education, Department of Education, University of Kashmir Srinagar via email to editorinsightku@gmail.com. However, as a policy, one hard copy (with re-writable CD) must also be send to the Editor of the Journal through conventional mail.

ü  Each manuscript must be accompanied with a declaration by the contributor that it represents the original research work and has neither been published nor submitted for publication elsewhere.

ü  Reference to literature cited in their paper/s must reflect the name/s of the author/s or institution/s and the year of publication within parenthesis. The reference list must be carefully arranged in Alphabetical order by the author/s or institution/s associated with these works and should be recorded at the end of the manuscript according to the following style:

Book: Mattoo, M.I. (2012). Principles of Education. New Delhi: Axis Publication, Pvt. Ltd. Pp.354.

Journal: Khan, M. A. (2017). Nurturance of Talent: Identification and Selection. Indian Education Review.Vol.31, No.2, Pp.81-86.

Unpublished Work: Ganaie, M.Y. (1994).Personality Dispositions of Participants and Non Participants on some Major Physical Activities. Unpublished Ph.D.Thesis, Faculty of Education, University of Kashmir.

 

ü  List of references should reflect only those sources which are cited in the text of the research paper. For details visit APA website.

 

The authors / contributors should also

v not be biased in writing their research paper/s and they must  use  third person in its content writing (e.g. write “the investigation was carried out ” instead of the use of  “pronoun ” in the study).

v be unbiased in writing an article especially when paper involves issues related to Gender, Class, Caste, Race, Ethnicity etc.

v use of jargon free, clear and concise  language  is appreciated.

How to Format the Research Paper/Article:

            The manuscript should cover the following:

a)     Title Page:

  • Title:  It must reflect not more than fifteen words in bold shape with font size of 12 in Times New Roman style.
  • Author(s): Name/s, Status, Organization need to be bold centered with font size 11 Times New Roman along with email, complete address, contact number, fax and website compulsorily.
  • A paragraph of not more than 100 words is required from the contributors reflecting their biographical details.

 

b)     Abstract:

Abstract of the paper must reflect the central theme/contribution of the manuscript with a maximum of 500 words in MS Word Format (9 font size, Times New Roman, line spacing 1.15).

c)     Key Words:

 For the purpose of indexing, cataloguing and classification, Eight to Nine key words are essentially required in Times New Roman style with Line spacing 1.15 and font size not more than 10.

d)     Main body/Text:

Research paper/article with a minimum of 2500 and maximum of 6000 words including tables, figures and references should be submitted for publication. The main body must include full research paper along with conclusions, implications and references.

e)     Page Numbering:

All pages should be numbered in footer in the right side of each page.

f)      References:

Authors need to be meticulous in writing references. References are to be written at the end of the article in alphabetical order strictly in accordance with APA style.

 Publication Charges

                INSIGHT Journal does not charge any processing fee. Contributors   will receive one complimentary copy of the journal free of cost once their paper is published

 

     

Copyright

The Journal has a copy right policy. The authors and co authors must complete and sign the Copy Right Agreement form as per the given format:

 

INSIGHT- Journal of Applied Research in Education

ISSN: 0975-0665  (Peer Reviewed)

Copy Right Agreement Form

 

 

I/We,………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….

 Author (s) name, the copyright owner/owners of the research paper

Titled;………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

do hereby authorize you to publish the above said article/research paper in, INSIGHT- Journal of Applied Research in Education.

I/WE FURTHER CLARIFY THAT:

 

  1. The paper is my/our original contribution and has not been copied/plagiarized from any source. It does not contravene on the rights of others and does not contain any unlawful statements and all references have been duly acknowledged at the appropriate places.
  2. The paper submitted only to INSIGHT- Journal of Applied Research in Education and it has not been previously published or submitted elsewhere for publication in a copyrighted publication.
  3. I/We hereby authorize you to edit, modify and make changes in the Articles/Research paper to make it suitable for publication in INSIGHT- Journal of Applied Research in Education
  4. I/We have not assigned any kind of rights to the above said Article/Research Paper to any other person/Institute/Publication other than yours.

 

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