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General Information
Manuscripts are accepted from all the faculty members, students and staff members belonging to all the programs/schools of Navrachana University. Manuscripts can be written in any of the following categories.
1. Architecture and Design
2. Education
3. Engineering
4. Management
5. Science
6. Social Sciences

Manuscript Preparation
Manuscripts should be submitted as Word file and should be limited to pages 4-10. Other detailed page layout options should be as follows.

  • Line spacing- 1.5
  • Font- Times New Roman
  • Font size ( title- 18 pts bold, author names- 12 pts, affiliation and address- 10 pts italics, titles of subtopics- 12 pts bold, main text- 12 pt)*
    *Authors should write just their names the way they would like to have on the paper and should NOT write their educational degree and designation with their name.
  • Margin- 1 inch from all sides
  • Images/Figures- 30 % Maximum
  • The images/figures should be clearly visible.
  • The graphs should have clear legends, labels and notes.
  • Equations should be written in Microsoft equation editor.
  • The references should be written in American Phychological Association (APA) style.
  • The references should be labeled in the list and their reference should be inserted as a superscript without any brackets. For example, According to the earlier studies5

Types of manuscripts and the formats for each category:
1. Architecture and Design
(a) Educational/Studio Projects (by Faculty Member)
Title
Author names and affiliation
Abstract
Keywords
Educational objectives
Precedents and Critique
Variety of projects presented pictorially and with small explanation for each project
Short analysis
Lessons learnt

(b) Educational/Studio Project (by Students)
Title
Author names and affiliation
Abstract
Keywords
Educational objectives
Precedents and Critique
Variety of concepts and developments
Short analysis
Lessons learnt

(c) Exploratory Work
Title
Author names and affiliation
Abstract
Keywords
Historic overview
Precedents and Critique of earlier work
Observation of existing and photographic documentation
Visual documentation (drawing) and small explanation (verbal)
Short reflections
Lessons learnt

2. Education/Engineering/Science/Social sciences
Title
Author names and affiliation
Abstract
Keywords
Introduction
Experimental/Materials and Methods
Results and Discussion/Analysis
Conclusion
Acknowledgements
References
Supporting Information

3. Management
(a) Case Study
Title
Author names and affiliation
Keywords
Introduction
Overview/Analysis
Status Report
Case Problem
Appendix

(b) Teaching Notes (to be written after Case Study)
Title
Author names and affiliation
Keywords
Synopsis
Educational objectives
Discussion outline/Question set
Tips for resolving the case problem

(c) Article
Title
Abstract
Keywords
Introduction
Literature review (background, conceptual development/framework)
Methods/Methodology (Sampling, Data collection, Measures)

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