Any new submission must fulfill the criteria of publication in the DIU Journal of Humanities and Social Science. The primary requirements include adherence to the style and format of the journal, manifest in the given template.
- Manuscript Preparation
Manuscripts must be written in English using the MS Word or other text processing system. The Journal of Humanities and Social Science Style Guide (Notes to Contributors) must be followed for formatting manuscripts. Both PDF and word files will have to be submitted. Manuscripts not meeting the formal requirements will be returned to the authors immediately.
During the preparation of manuscript, follow APA reference style, the latest version.
All figures, tables, and other output presented in the manuscript must be fully and exactly reproducible on at least one platform. Provide a note if there is any special technical feature of your article.
- Online submission
For online submission follow our Submission Guideline.
- Peer Review Process
The submitted article will be place to the Editorial Board meeting for screening and decision for reviewing. After the decision, the paper will be sent to two reviewers, who, after thorough reading, will give their opinion. They may accept the article in its present form, or suggest for modification, or reject it.
- Plagiarism Checking
Submitted manuscripts will be checked by anti-plagiarism software. The tolerable limit of similarity is 20%. The manuscript which shows similarity more than 20% will not be processed for review and publication.
Articles submitted to the journal should not have been published before in their current or substantially similar form, or be under consideration for publication with another journal. Authors submitting articles for publication warrant that the work is not an infringement of any existing copyright and will indemnify the publisher against any breach of such warranty.