Author Guidelines

  • The corresponding author (whose e-mail id is used for online submission) will be considered as first author unless otherwise stated explicitly during submission of final manuscript.
  • During indexing process the authors's names as given in the final manuscript will be considered.
  • The corresponding author must submit the Manuscript online via online submission link.
  • Authors should submit only papers that have been carefully proof read and polished. Before submission please make sure that your paper is prepared using the ICSR Journals paper template and must follow Writing Style Instructions. This will ensure fast processing and publication.
  • Authors are informed about submission of manuscript within 24 Hours of submission with a unique Manuscript Id. This unique Manuscript Id will be used by the authors as the Subject (E-Mail) for all future correspondence in regard to this particular paper. The paper is reviewed within 5 days and the author is informed about the selection/rejection/modifications in the manuscript within 7 days of submission. The camera ready copy of the paper (the final paper) is published within 10 days of submission of the manuscript.
  • The ICSR invites high quality contributions in the following categories:
    1. Original research
    2. Literature Survey
    3. Individual Research or Doctoral Dissertation or Master's Thesis
    4. Survey, Case Studies or Review articles providing a Comprehensive/Comparative study on any particular field of scientific enquiry.
    5. Fast Communications: Short, self-contained articles on ongoing research.
    6. Scientific Notes (Technical/Research Notes)
    7. Research Biographies of Various Scientists and Researchers
    8. Argumentative articles and Analytical papers
    9. Monographs
    10. Informative articles, Research Proposals and synopsis.
  • Submitted papers must be written in ENGLISH. Download the paper template. (submitted papers need to be in MS Word format with file extension .doc or .docx)
  • Authors need to submit the final camera ready paper for publication as per ICSR Template.
  • The Corresponding Author has to send a copyright form (Download Copyright Form) on behalf of all other authors, acknowledging that ICSR will have the right to promote, develop, distribute, sell, and archive his/their work all over the world.
  • After successful acceptance and publication of the research paper, all the authors will be provided e-certificates free of cost.

Writing Style Instructions

  • Submit paper in two column format as given in the paper template.
  • Submit manuscript using the Chicago Manual of Style.
  • No footnotes or endnotes.
  • New Times Roman 10, 12, 14 and 16 pitch (as shown in Paper Template).
  • All portions of the manuscript must be typed single-spaced and all pages numbered starting from the title page.
  • The Title should be a brief phrase describing the paper. The Title Page should include the authors' full names and affiliations.
  • The Abstract should be informative and completely self-explanatory, briefly present the topic, state the scope of the experiments, indicate significant data, and point out major findings and conclusions. The Abstract should be 100 to 200 words in length. Complete sentences, active verbs, and the third person should be used, and the abstract should be written in the past tense. Standard nomenclature should be used and abbreviations should be avoided. No literature should be cited. Following the abstract, about 3 to 10 key words that will provide indexing references to should be listed.
  • Table should be the image (screenshot/scanned copy) of actual table and must have Table captions (Description of the Table) centered below the table in upper and lower case letters along with the Table Number. It must have black border and must be referred using this table number. Thus each table should be numbered consecutively in Arabic numerals and supplied with Table Caption and Table Number as shown in the ICSR Template.
  • Tables must be designed to be as simple as possible and must be self-explanatory without reference to the text (preferably prepared in Microsoft Word/Open Office Writer). The details of the methods used in the experiments should preferably be described in the legend instead of in the text. The same data should not be presented in both table and graph form or repeated in the text.
  • Figures and Diagrams must be either Computer-drafted or drawn using Super Black India ink and must have black border. Figure captions must appear below the figure, and should be Central Justified. Use combination of Upper and Lower case letters for Figure Number and Title (Caption) and include sufficient description so that the figure is understandable without reading the text of the manuscript. When referring to a figure in the manuscript, the abbreviation "Fig." is used along with its number. Figures should be numbered sequentially in the order in which they appear using Arabic Numerals.
  • All tables and figures will be processed as images. These images must also contain the Image Caption and Fig/Table Number. Authors have to embed the images in the paper itself. Please don't send the images as separate files.
  • Reference citations: Please use the Chicago Manual of Style. For references, in parenthesis, list the name of the authors, Journal Name, Volume, Issue, Publication date, followed by the page number. For example - Smith and Johnson, ICSR Journals, Volume X, Issue X, 2015, Pg 134-146).
  • References: Each reference is referred to in the text by a number enclosed in a square bracket (i.e., [3]). References must be numbered and ordered according to where they are first mentioned in the paper, and not in the alphabetical order.

Download Paper Template

Every journal has its own format of the manuscript. The paper template given here is the one followed by ICSR Journals. It comes handy to the authors while submitting their research work. Click here to download the ICSR Journals paper template.

Submit Paper

The authors can submit their research papers, scientific literatures, case studies, surveys, argumentative articles, literature review, analytical papers, comparative reviews, monographs and articles to an appropriate ICSR Society depending upon the scope of the manuscript. Authors will be informed about submission of manuscript within 24 Hours of submission with a unique Manuscript Id. This unique Manuscript Id will be used as the Subject (E-Mail) for all future correspondence in regard to this particular manuscript. The manuscript is QUICK reviewed within next 5 days and the author is informed about selection/rejection/modification in the manuscript within 7 days of submission through an Acceptance letter carrying QUICK Index of the manuscript. The camera ready copy of the paper (the final paper) is published within 10 days of submission of the manuscript.

Submit Thesis

We encourage our authors to get their full length thesis (Individual Research or Doctoral Dissertation or Master's Thesis) published at ICSR Journals. The quality of the thesis will be reviewed separately by Three Executive Editors through a modified QUICK Analysis. Click here to open Thesis Submission form.

Submit Conference Papers

ICSR invites papers for free publication from various national and international conferences conducted by different academic bodies and research institutions. If you are interested in hosting a separate page at ICSR Journals (free of cost) dedicated to the papers published in a any of your conferences then you can fill the associated (conference publication form) form by clicking here. If the proposal is approved, you will be notified about it within next 72 hours.

Publication Charges

The ICSR Members can publish their quality papers free of cost at ICSR Journals and also enjoy several other benefits . Click here to apply for ICSR Membership.

From Non-Members the ICSR Journal charges a nominal processing fee to meet operational expenses related with handling of papers. This includes cost of employee, office space, server and cyber space, payments made to the reviewers, formatting of the manuscripts, timely publication etc. Being an Open Access Journal, ICSR Journals does not receive payment for subscription as the journals are freely accessible over the internet. The details of the nominal processing fee is given below-

Type of Publication INDIA/SRILANKA/PAKISTAN/NEPAL/ BANGLADESH Rest of Asia, Africa and South America Rest of the World ICSR Members
Single Author Paper (Research, Review , Survey, Opinion, Comparison, Analytical, Argumentative, Case Study etc) 900 INR or 2750LKR or 2000PKR or 2000 NPR or 1750 Taka or $15 $15 $35 Free
Multi Author Paper (Research, Review , Survey, Opinion, Comparison, Analytical, Argumentative, Case Study etc) 1800 INR or 4125LKR or 3000PKR or 3000 NPR or 2625 Taka or $35 $35 $60 Free
Thesis (Individual Research or Doctoral Dissertation or Master's Thesis) 1800 INR or 4125 LKR or 3000PKR or 3000 NPR or 2625 Taka or $35 $35 $60 Free
Conference Papers No Publication Charges if minimum of 20 quality conference papers are approved for publication.
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