Call For Papers: Indian Journal Of Constitutional & Administrative Law [Vol. II, Issue I]

Call For Papers: Indian Journal Of Constitutional & Administrative Law [Vol. II, Issue I]

The Indian Journal of Constitutional & Administrative Law (IJCAL) has invited submissions for its Volume II Issue I, to be published in March 2018. The inaugural issue of the journal was released in August this year. IJCAL is a student-edited, peer-reviewed, open access, bi-annual law review.

Submissions are invited from academicians, practitioners, doctoral students and research scholars and must pertain to constitutional law, comparative constitutional law, administrative law, constitutional theory and ancillary subjects only. Co-authorship is allowed to a maximum of two.

Word Limit:



  • Articles: 6000 words or more (excluding footnotes)

  • Essays: 3500 to 6000 words (excluding footnotes)

  • Book Reviews/ Case Comments/ Short Notes: 1500 to 3500 words


The aforementioned word limit is exclusive of footnotes. Further, all submissions must be accompanied by an abstract not exceeding 500 words.

Format of Submission: Submissions are to be made only in .doc or .docx formats, with the cover page containing the details of the authors. The body of the manuscript must be in the font “Garamond”, font size 12, line spacing 1.5. All footnotes must be in Font “Garamond”, font size 10, line spacing 1. Further formatting guidelines can be found here.

Citations should be in accordance with the 20th edition of Bluebook and non-conformity with the same will be a ground for rejection.

Last Date for Submission: December 31, 2017

All submissions must be made to editorijcal@gmail.com with the subject “Submission for Volume II Issue I”.

In case of any queries, please contact Zaid Deva (deva.zaid@outlook.com, +91-9419061802) or Swagat Baruah (swagatb13@gmail.com, +91-8811020038).

The submission guidelines and the call for papers can be referred to for additional details.