Bangladesh Journal of Administration and Management, published by BCS Administration Academy, Shahbag, Dhaka, is a half yearly journal that publishes research based analytical and informative articles of different administration and management related issues. Broad fields on which the articles to be published in the journal:
Once an article has been accepted for publication, it can’t be withdrawn without the Editor’s approval.
Ghost authorship is not permitted. Other individuals who don’t meet the criteria for authorship should be listed in the acknowledgement with a brief indication of the nature of their contribution. Authors are jointly responsible for their content. Credit for the content and responsibility for errors or fraud are borne equally by all authors. A separate cover sheet mentioning the author’s full name, workplace information, phone/fax number, mailing address and current e-mail address and mobile number must be submitted with the article.
Reviewers: Manuscripts submitted are first screened by the editors; those on subject matters within the scope of the Journal are sent to an expert referee for evaluation and may be sent to a second reviewer if necessary. The editors seek reviewers who do not have conflicts of interest with the authors. In addition, reviewers are required to disclose any previously an unreported conflict with the evaluation of the paper, and this information is taken into account by the editors when decisions are made. Reviewers are asked to return comments within 2 to 3 weeks.
Research Articles: Article should be organized generally into the following sections: an abstract must be written.
1. An introduction
1.1Statement of the problem, 1.2 Significance of the study, 1.3 Scope of the study, 1.4 objective of the study, and limitation (if any)
2.0Methodology, 3.Results or data analysis, 4. Discussion, 5.conclusion and recommendation. Problem statement, objectives and methodology should be well defined and self explanatory. This format may vary from discipline to discipline.
Font: Acceptable font is “Times New Roman” with font size 12 and font style “Normal”. Headings and footnotes should be 14 and 10 font size, respectively. Line spacing in a paragraph should be double.
Tables and figures: All tables, figures, graphs and charts are numbered consecutively with appropriate headings.
Content: Submitted manuscript needs to meet at least one of the following criteria:
Language: Papers must be written in standard American English. Papers below the standard for the Journal will be returned to the authors for rewriting and may be rejected for this reason alone.
Length: An abstract of up to 200 words should be given along with the article. The total length of the manuscript should be limited within 4500 words including references, notes, captions etc.
References: Author-Date citation system of Chicago Manuel of Style should be followed. For guidance, please visit www.chicagomanuelofstyle.org/tools_citationguide.html
Copyright and License: While submitting the manuscript the author must declare that it has not published or submitted to any other journal. The publisher has exclusive rights to use and authorize use of the author’s contribution. The authors retain copyright as well.
Embargo : Submitted and accepted papers must remain privileged documents and must not be released to the press or the public before publication.
Printed copy: Three printed copies of the articles should be submitted in one side of the A4 size paper with double space and 2 inches margin on top and one inch on bottom, right and left side along with a compact disc containing the soft copy of the article. Two copies will be used for review so these copies must not have any author’s name.
Published paper: Three copies of the published paper will be given at free of cost to the author.
Address: The article should be submitted with both hard and soft copy to the Editor, Bangladesh Journal of Administration and Management, Research and Documentation section, BCS Administration Academy, Shahbag, Dhaka-1000. Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. M Aslam Alam
B.C.S. Administration Academy
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