Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan, Pakistan

Journal of Business and Tourism Authors' Guidelines

 

About JBT

Editorial Policy and Authors’ Guidelines

JBT serves as a launching pad for the researchers to draft their intellectual skills by publishing their research work.  JBT aim is to promote and publish empirical research, case studies literature reviews etc with strong link with the academia. 
The articles in journal will be produced directly from the camera-ready manuscripts received from authors. Therefore the authors should try to produce their paper, exactly as per the following format. Authors are required to submit their articles on editor_jbt@awkum.edu.pk.

  • Front Page
    • Title of the paper in capital letters (Center aligned, Times New Roman, Font 14 and Bold)
    • Authors’ Names in Capital Letters(Center aligned, Times New Roman, Font 11, followed by Institution’s affiliation and email id of the author(s))
    • Abstract (a maximum of 300 words followed by 3-6 Keywords)

1 line

  • Body of the paper from Introduction to References
  • Font and Margins
    • First Heading: Times New Roman, 11 pt, Title Case, Bold face and should be numbered as 1.
    • Second Heading: Times New Roman, 11 pt, Title Case, Bold face and Should be numbered 1as 1.1
    • Third Heading: Times New Roman, 11 pt, First letter capital, Bold face + Italic and should be numbered as 1.1.1
    • Paper Size: Please set page size as letter (Paper size: 8.5 inch x 11 inch)
    • Margins must be Top: 2.0 inch, Bottom: 1 inch, Left and Right: 1.5 inch each
    • Times New Roman No. 11 regular font with line spacing 1 should be used for the entire manuscript.
  • For Tables and Figures
    • Table Captions: Times New Roman, 11 pt, Title Case, Bold Face, Centralized
    • Figure Captions: Times New Roman, 11pt, Title Case, Bold Face, Centralized
  • Tables

Tables must be provided as close as possible to their reference in the text. Tables and their heading should be centrally aligned. Small font size for tables may be used to properly fit contents. A sample is shown in Table 1.

Table 1: A Sample Table

Heading No. 1

Heading No. 2

Heading No. 3

Heading No. 4

Heading No. 5

Type as shown

2

3

4

5

1

2

3

4

5

Now start writing the text.


  • Figures

Diagrams, illustrations or photographs (colored or black and white) and text may appear on the same page or as close as possible to their reference in the text. Illustrations or photographs should be placed on the page with captions directly beneath the illustration in 10-point font as demonstrated with Figure 1.

 

Figure 1: A Sample Figure

Now start writing the text.

  • Each manuscript should be no longer than 20 pages including text, tables, illustrations and appendices.
  • Please do not insert page numbers by yourself.
  • Please do not mention anything in Header or Footer and do not insert Sections in the manuscript.
  • References (APA style of referencing)
  • Annexure(s)- where applicable

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
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