About the Journal

The Academia

An International Multidisciplinary Peer-Reviewed Research Journal

About the journal

The Academia is a biannual (June & December) peer-reviewed research journal that provides a publication outlet for experimental, conceptual and review papers of exceptional quality in the fields of humanities and social sciences. It is an Multidisciplinary journal directed towards academics, research and application. The Academia publishes biannual issues in English and Hindi Language (only online version). Motivation for publishing this journal is to disseminate new ideas and research papers (with strong emphasis on realism of analysis, provision and use of empirical evidence) which have broad relevance to the working and development of various aspects of humanities and social sciences.

The Academia welcomes research articles from Scientists, Researchers, Teachers and Students profoundly involved in research from all over the world to report their research findings and experiences with us. Applications of the publications are open throughout the year. Facilitate the rapid publication of high-quality articles; the Journal has several section editors and reviewers who review manuscripts in their area of expertise.

Covered Areas:

The author(s) can submit their manuscript covering any of the following areas.

Sociology, Economics, Political Science, Philosophy, Education, History, Home Science, Psychology, Languages, Geography, Physical Education, Economics, Management, Law, Public administration, Organizational Behavior, International relations, Human Resource Management, Communication & Media studies, Social work and other interdisciplinary perspectives.

All the manuscript should be submitted via email kcpgjournal@gmail.com only. Articles submitted within due date will be considered for publication in current issue. Author(s) must ensure that the manuscript is an original work and is not submitted for publication to another place. The research paper submitted by the authors’ will undergo a review process to ensure publication of high quality work.

Editorial Board

Editor In-Chief:

Prof. Chandra Mohan Upadhyay ( Principal, Kalicharan P.G. College, Lucknow)

Co-Editors :

1.      Dr. Mukesh Kumar Mishra (Assistant Professor, Kalicharan P.G. College, Lucknow)

2.      Dr. Mohd. Tanveer (Assistant Professor, Kalicharan P.G. College, Lucknow)

Associate Editors:

1.      Dr. Arun Kumar Yadav (Assistant Professor, Kalicharan P.G. College, Lucknow)

2.      Dr. Amit Bhushan Dwivedi (Assistant Professor, Govt. Tulsi College Anuppur)

3.      Dr. Vivek Singh (Assistant Professor, )

4.      Dr. Jaswant Singh Thakur (Assistant Professor, BSA College, Mathura)

5.      Dr. Ramesh Singh (Assistant Professor, PGGC Sec.-11, Chandigarh)

Advisory Board:

1.      J.S Rajput (former Director NCERT)

2.      Prof. R.K Mittal (V.C CBLU Haryana)

3.      Prof. Sudhir Singh (HOD, Pol. Sci., Delhi University)

4.      Prof. C. Vinodan (Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam)

5.      Dr. P.B Tiwari (Associate Prof., Bareilly)

6.      Prof. Rajiv Mandhvan (Lucknow University)

7.      Prof. Pankaj Mathur

8.      Prof. Seema Joshi (IT College, Lucknow)

9.      Prof. Vinod Chandra (JNPG)

Guidelines for the Authors

Submit Manuscript at: kcpgjournal@gmail.com

Authors can submit the manuscript provided it contains original work not published either in any print or online journal or books.

Authors are expected to meet the following guidelines:

v  Paper Format

Manuscript should be in typed in 12 point Times New Roman Font (for English) or Font should be Kruti Dev 10 (for Hindi). It should be in MS Word format in double space. Manuscript should not exceed 10-12 pages in all, A4 size pages. It should ideally contain not less than 2500 and not more than 3500 words. All headings and sub-headings must be bold – faced, aligned left and in sentence case only.

Articles should be submitted in the following order:

(1) Title

(2) Abstract and Key words

(3) Introduction

(4) Materials and Methods

(5) Results & Discussion

(6) Conclusion

(7) Acknowledgement

(8) References

Title: It should contain, name of author(s) followed by address (es) of the institution(s) at which the work was performed, each author's affiliation and complete mailing address, e-mail address for the corresponding author.

Abstract: It should give the brief report of Research Work and should not exceed more than 200 -300 words. 

Keywords: It should have 5-8 keywords related to the work. 

Introduction: It should provide sufficient background information for the reader to understand and evaluate the results of the present study without referring to previous publications on the same topic. 

Materials and methods: All important material used along with their source shall be mentioned. The main methods used shall be briefly described, citing references. New methods or substantially modified methods may be described in sufficient detail. 

Results and Discussion: Results should be described as concisely as possible in one of the following ways: text, table(s), or figure(s). Avoid extensive use of graphs to present data that might be more concisely or more comprehensively presented in the figures or tables. The reproducibility and statistical significance of measurements, material or biological data, must be included where relevant. The discussion should provide an interpretation of the results and their significance with regard to previously published work. There should not be any significant repetition of the experimental procedures or reiteration of the introduction. 

Conclusion: A short, paragraph summarizing the most important findings of the research is required.

Acknowledgments: The source of any financial support, gifts, technical assistance and advice received for the work being published must be indicated in the Acknowledgments section.

References: Referencing should be in APA style.

Examples: Reference to a journal publication:

For Book:

Visser, W. (2006). Revisiting Carroll’s CSR Pyramid: An African Perspective, In E.R. Pedersen & M. Huniche (eds.), Corporate Citizenship in Developing Countries, Copenhagen: Copenhagen Business School Press, 29–56

For PhD Thesis:

Page, G. E. (1949). Factors influencing the maximum of air drying shelled corn in thin layer. M.Sc. Thesis, USA. Purdue University, Indiana

Article in a Journal:

Mhatre, C. R. & Ovalekar, R. K. (2013). A study on the attitude of kalyan and Ulhasnagar taluka college students towards yoga. Entire Research, 5(4), 45-47.

Umatiya, R. A. (2013). Attitude of M.Ed. student and Teachers towards Yoga. International Journal for Research in Education, 2(4), 52-55.

From Websites:

Cadbury. (2013). The Story. Retrieved March 2013, from Cadbury: http://www.cadbury.co.uk/the-story

v  Language

We accept the manuscripts written in English and Hindi.

v  Publication Policy

The journal employs the double-blind peer review process, where both reviewers and authors remain anonymous throughout the review process.

Every proposal submitted for publication is read at least by an editor, for an initial review. If the paper agrees with editorial policies and with a minimum quality level, is sent to two reviewers. The reviewers won't know the author's identity, as any identifying information will be stripped from the document before review.

v  Plagiarism

There is a zero-tolerance policy towards plagiarism in our journal. Article are screened for plagiarism before, during, and after publication, and if found they will be rejected at any stage of processing.

v  Open Access

Open Access means that everyone around the world can read and download your article for free.