The M. K. Nambyar SAARC Law Journal was launched originally as a flagship of the M K Nambyar SAARC LAW Centre in 2010. Over its short span of publication the fledgling periodical has grown into a full-fledged Journal with ISSN (No.2346-8646) accreditation and peer reviewed journal. The Journal has adopted an inclusive approach by encouraging well researched articles from scholars of law. Scholarly contributions from other disciplines are also invited.
Guidelines for Authors
Contributors willing to submit article to the M K Nambyar SAARC Law Journal should follow the prescribed guidelines. All contributors will be subjected to plagiarism test. Average score of plagiarism should not exceed 25% including footnotes/bibliography.
Length of the Article: 3500- 5000 words: font size: 12; Times New Roman; Space: 1.5
Abstract for the Article: The article should be accompanied by an abstract of 250 to 300 words which should be placed at the beginning of the paper.
Book Review: Book Reviews of some of the reputed Journal of SAARC Law are also invited. The minimum word limit of the content of Book Review should not be less than 1000 words. Full details of the book/Journal under review should also be furnished.
Authors should apply the reference style furnished below.
All references should be footnotes at the bottom of each corresponding page of the text.
Book, single author:
Book, two or three authors:
Book, more than three authors:
Book chapter/work in an anthology:
Article from a journal:
Article from a magazine/periodical:
Article from a newspaper:
Article from an encyclopaedia:
Websites (not online journals):
http://www.uga.edu/profile/pride.html (accessed October 21, 2009).
Immediate Reference: where a source is quoted again immediately after the first quote: Ibid; p.26
Multiple References: where a particular reference (book, article or any other sources) is quoted more than once in the text: supra note 12, p.50
Maps, tables, figures should be mentioned at appropriate places in the Text. They should be sourced at the bottom. Not at the Footnote.
The Last Date for submissions is October 30, 2016.
Mode of Submission: Online only
The manuscript should be accompanied with the author’s name, designation, institute, contact number and e-mail for future reference.
Address for Correspondence:
Editor-in-chief, M.K.Nambyar SAARCLAW Journal
NALSAR University of Law
Post Box No. 1, Justice City, R.R.District,
Shameerpet, Hyderabad - 500001
Email: [email protected]; [email protected]