Journal of Academic Research for Humanities (JARH) is a double-blind peer-review, Open Free Access, online Multidisciplinary Research Journal
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Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  • MOST IMPORTANT: Please go to https://app.grammarly.com/ and install Grammarly then correct/upgrade the English grammar of your paper FIRST then Submit your paper. If there will be Grammar errors is in your paper, your paper will be rejected at start of the Desk-Review level. Thanks in Advance to improve the Quality of your paper.
  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration, nor it is created by any AI tool. It is original research work by the authors.
  • The submission file is in OpenOffice or Microsoft Word document file format.
  • Website references without the name of writers, publication date and publisher name are not included. Only URLs for the references have been provided in case of compulsory need. JARH does not encourage website references.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and reference requirements outlined in the Author's Guidelines.
  • APA 6th edition reference style, in-text reference, words limit is maximum to 6000, Calibri Light font style for English language and Noori Nastiliq for the Urdu language is used in the paper
  • I confirm that I will fulfill all requirements of the journal i.e. sign of Agreement for publication, payments, ethical guidelines of author(s) etc.

Author Guidelines

Directions for Writing & Editing:

NOTE: JARH uses only three (03) authors in an article policy. 

Page size is A4 paper
While composing the manuscript, please follow;
(i) For matter, font size: (English: 12, Arabic/Urdu:12)
(ii) For the title of the manuscript, font size: (English: 16, Arabic/Urdu: 16-BOLD)
(iii) For the main heading, font size: (English: 14, Arabic/Urdu: 14);
(iv) For sub-headings, font size:( English: 12, Arabic/Urdu: 12-BOLD);
(v) For font style:( English: Times New Roman, Arabic/Urdu: Jameel Noori Nastaleeq);
(vi) Must go through Grammarly check before submission. 

 

The Manuscripts may contain the following headings:

Research Article:

Abstract:
Must be in the English language. (150 to 250 words)
Keywords:
Must be a minimum of 5
Introduction:
The introduction must include the objective, methodology, distinctive characteristics of the research work, and conclusion.
Literature Review/Data Collection:
Detailed and comprehensive literature closely concerned with the topic of the research
Discussion:
In this part of the article, the author presents their views and research in detail.
Conclusion:
The conclusion should be presented in a logical sequence.
References:
References should be made according to the following guidelines:
(i) In-text citation (authors’ name, year of publication, page number)
(ii) References in endnotes
(iii) While giving references, APA 6th edition Style should be adopted.
(v) Quranic or Semitic Religious Books’ verses are presented in Arabic script.
(vi) Reference style Al-Quran 2:184
(vii) The Research Article's word limit is 4000-6000 words.

Book Reviews:

Abstract:
Must be in the English language. (Maximum 250 words)
Keywords:
Must be a minimum of 5
Introduction:
The introduction must include the objective, methodology, distinctive characteristics of the reviewed work, and conclusion.
Review of the Book:
Standard as given by APA
The word limit is 2500-4000

 

Conference Proceedings/Reports:

Preface:
Must be in the English language. (Maximum 500 words)
Keywords:
Must be a minimum of 10
Introduction:
Objectives:
Themes (for the conference):
Program/Session:
Participations/Presentations:
Declaration/Conclusion:
The word limit is 3000-5000

 

Publishing Process & Calendar: 

  1. Presently, IJWRC is publishing bi-annually;
  2. Call for Papers is open for the whole year, especially each January and July
  3. Desk Review within 1 week after submission.
  4. APC payment is required within 3 days after acceptance intimation.
  5. Expert Blind Peer Reviews within 2/4 weeks after submission
  6. The First reviewers' comments are required to be incorporated by the author within 1/2 weeks.
  7. The second reviewers' comments are required to be incorporated by the author within the next 1/2 weeks.
  8. The upgraded paper would be verified for its revision or degradation by the section editors within 1/2 weeks.
  9. The paper is re-upgraded by the author within 1/2 weeks if the section editor is not satisfied. 
  10. Manuscripts to the Editing & Publishing section within 1 week after positive reviews
  11. Online Publication within 1 week after editing.
  12. The complete publication process is 1 month and 3 weeks (if reviews are positive)
  13. Printed Copy of the Edition can be requested in June and December of every year on an additional payment of Rs. 3000 and $30 (out of Pakistan) for courier charges

 

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Publishing Process & Calendar

  1. Presently, JARH is publishing biannually.
  2. call for Papers is open for the whole year, especially each January and July
  3. Desk review within 1 week after submission.
  4. APC payment is required within 3 days after acceptance notification.
  5. Expert Blind Peer Reviews within 2–4 weeks after submission
  6. The first reviewers' comments are required to be incorporated by the author within two weeks.
  7. The second reviewer's comments are required to be incorporated by the author within the next 2–3 weeks.
  8. The upgraded paper would be verified for revision or degradation by the section editors within 2–4 weeks.
  9. The paper is re-upgraded by the author within 2 weeks if the section editor is not satisfied. 
  10. Manuscripts to the Editing & Publishing section within 1 week after positive reviews
    Online publication within 1 week after editing.
  11. The complete publication process is 1 month and 3 weeks (if reviews are positive)
  12. A printed copy of the Edition can be requested in June and December of every year on an additional payment of Rs. 3000 and $30 (out of Pakistan) for courier charges
    NOTE: (Very Important) The above publication duration is for those research papers which fulfil the following requirements:
  13. JARH online format i.e., Running Head, Title in Capitalization, Authors' identification at right places, APA reference with coming edition, Subject and Discipline, Abstract of less than 250 words, five Keywords with comma separated, content in two columns with given font and size, References in alphabetical order, Annexures
  14. The paper is according to the Ethical and Similarity Index policies of HEC and COPE 
  15.  The reviews of both reviewers are 100 percent positive, without any change or upgrade.

 

Fees & Sponsorships / Source(s) of funding: 

  1. Journal of Academic Research for Humanities (JARH) does not charge any fee for subscription, Signup, submission of articles, and downloading/reading of published articles as it is an Open Access Journal.
  2. Journal of Academic Research for Humanities (JARH) does not receive a Publication Fee but Article Processing Charges only PKR 20,000/- for Pakistan/Asian countries, and USD 350 for all other countries for all processes i.e., the Desk review process, two National or International Reviews, publication, Communication Services, Archiving and Data Management, Online availability of Articles, and Indexing Services, etc. Journal can provide the contact of those External Editors who can help you increase the acceptance chances of your paper.
  3.  (Bank Name: Allied Bank of Pakistan,
    Title of Account: "BWO Researches (Private)",
    Account Number: 07570010093793370016, OR
    IBAN: PK81ABPA0010093793370016)
  4. OR Paypal "dr.a.aalam2015@gmail.com"
  5. you can ask for an International Bank account through email at "jarh.bwo@gmail.com"
  6. JARH offers FULL WAIVER of publication fee to the authors,
    1. For a Full Professor in a university or research institution only on his/her part. The waiver is not for supervised work articles. In collaborative work, other authors will pay only 75% of APC. We are very much hopeful that the Respected Professor will maintain the Quality of the research work.  
    2. JARH offers a 20% wave-off in APC in each paper to the first author, who submits (02) papers at a time. The supervisory work papers are not included in this concession. We are very much hopeful that the Respected Authors will maintain the Quality of the research work.

 

Editorial Ethics:

  1. JARH follows Ethical Guidelines for Journals given by HEC Islamabad and COPE Publication Ethics available for authors, reviewers, publishers, and editors guidelines at https://publicationethics.org/guidance/Guidelines; JARH applies the Author Black List policy for those Authors who use unethical tactics, present fake documents or plagiarized papers or misconduct with the Team of the journal. 

 

Plagiarism Policy

  1. JARH follows the plagiarism policy of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan. Manuscripts are to be original and must not be plagiarized. Each submission is checked for plagiarism by Turnitin. If the Similarity is above 19% then it is sent back to revise accordingly. If in any case, it has come to know after publication, that manuscript will be immediately removed from the website and the authors will be stamped barred. 

 

Copyright Notice

Authors sign an agreement allowing the journal to reserve the right to circulate the article and all other publishing tasks. The contents of the paper are copyrighted in the author(s) name(s).

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Privacy Statement

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Archiving Backup

  1. JARH applied for the LOCKSS license that will appear in About the Journal under Archiving: LOCKSS License and CLOCKSS license that will appear in About the Journal under Archiving: CLOCKSS License

 

Open Access Policy

  1. JARH, an OAJ (Open Access Journal), allows humanity to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the part or full texts published immediately on the JARH site with reference for a legitimate purpose under the license “Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)"

 

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