Instructions for Authors

Submit your manuscripts with covering letter as e-mail attachment in Microsoft Word (.doc) to the Editorial Office at: admin@ijarr.com. A manuscript number will be mailed to the corresponding author same day or within 72 hours.

Guidelines to Authors

        The Journal welcomes the submission of manuscripts that meet the general criteria of significance and Educational excellence. Papers will be considered for immediate publication.

       Electronic submission of manuscripts is strongly encouraged, provided that the text, tables, and figures are included in a single Microsoft Word file (in Times New Roman font).

If you are unable to send a submission through the web site (www.ijarr.com) your copies by mail to admin@ijarr.com. Include complete sets of tables and figures. Your cover letter may include the names (with co-authors), institutional affiliations (including telephone numbers, if available), and email addresses. All papers, solicited and unsolicited, will be first assessed by a Reviewing Editor. Papers found unsuitable in terms of the overall requirements of the journal will not be accepted and this will be intimated to the author through mail. Hard copies /CDs will not be returned to the authors.

Submission of an article implies that it has not been previously published and is not under consideration for publication elsewhere; and further, that if accepted, it will not be published elsewhere.

Manuscript Preparation

          The manuscript must be typed double-spaced and all pages numbered starting from the title page.

Title page

          A title page is to be provided and should include

a) the title of the article, b ) authorís name (no degrees)

c) authorís affiliation

The affiliation should comprise

i) the department, b)institution (usually university or college), ii) city and iii) state (or nation)

and should be typed as a footnote to the authorís name, referred to by superscript lower case letters. For office purposes, the title page should include the complete mailing address, telephone number fax number and e-mail address of the one author designated to review proofs.

Abstract

Abstract should be informative and limited to 200 words, which convey the main points of the paper, methods, sample, outline the results, findings, conclusions and explain the significance of the results.

Manuscript

          The manuscript should not exceed 3000 words in Times New Roman 12 font sized with double spaced.

Tables

          Tables should be kept to a minimum and be designed to be as simple as possible. Tables are to be typed double-spaced throughout, including headings and footnotes. Each table should be numbered consecutively in Arabic numerals and supplied with a heading and a legend. Tables should be self-explanatory without reference to the text. The same data should not be presented in both table and graph form or repeated in the text.

References

          References should be listed at the end of the paper in alphabetical order. Authors are fully responsible for the accuracy of the references.

Example:  Manickavel.S (2008), A Study on Environmental Ethics of High School Students,  Journal of Environmental Education, Volume 8, Issue 5, 298-306.