Author Guidelines

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check the following items:

  1. The full length article to be submitted for possible publication in JIMS has neither been published nor submitted for possible publication elsewhere.
  2. The first page of the manuscript should contain: 
    • The title of the research paper.
    • Name(s) of the author(s) together with the academic affiliation(s), e-mail address(es) and ORCID id(s).
    • An abstract not exceeding 250 words. By nature, Abstracts shall not contain numbered mathematical equations nor numbered references. Numbered reference citations are not allowed.
    • Keywords and phrases.
    • 2020 AMS Subject Classifications.
    • Article type: Research article or Survey article or Book Review or Case Study or Thesis Abstract or Bibliographic work
  3. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate places, rather than at the end.
  4. References should be given at the end of the manuscript. These references should be listed in alphabetic order; the surname(s) of the author(s) appearing at the end and cited in the whole text as e.g. [1], [2], etc.
  5. If the Reference entry includes a DOI for the article, use the DOI number at the end. If there is no DOI, include the URL of the published article.
  6. All references listed in "References" must have complete publication details and must be cited in the text portion of the article. 
  7. For a better way to format your submission, you may download the template file in MS-Word or in LaTeX format. Template files & Cover Letter:  MS-Word    LaTeX   
  8. Mandatory files to be submitted/uploaded: 
    • File 1: Full article in pdf format 
    • File 2: Cover letter (as supplementary file) 
  9. The manuscript must be submitted electronically in PDF format alongwith Covering Letter to the Editor-in-Chief: Prof. (Dr.) Prem Nath   prof.premnath.jims@gmail.com
  10. Alternatively, author(s) may submit their article(s) via
  11. Upon Acceptance: Once an article is accepted, Publisher will require digital file of the article either in MS-Word or in LaTeX format alongwith associated figure files.
  12. Manuscript Processing Charges will be billed to the submitting author upon acceptance of the article for publication as follows:
  • Foreign Authors: US$130 per article (inclusive of all taxes).
  • Indian Authors: INR 7080 per article (inclusive of all taxes).


Note. RGN Journal Management System is fully compatible with all dialects of \(\rm\LaTeX\) and \(\rm\sf MathML\)



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