1. Timeliness in
reviewing is essential. Please complete the review process in the time given
for review. Therefore check your dashboard frequently.
2. If you suspect any
conflict of interest, please disclose potential conflicts of interest.
3. Report suspected
plagiarism or other breaches of ethics. The manuscript should be rejected
4. Manuscripts should
be considered confidential. Please read the “Ethical Obligations for Editors
and Reviewers” below.
5. Prepare your
review report including your comments for authors under following headings:
ü The merit of the study
ü Introduction to manuscript
ü Relevance & Significance
ü Discussion and Conclusion.
ü References (APA 7 Manual
ü Review report should be written in the review section
provided for you in the journal management system, or write your review report
and upload as a separate file.
ü Do not make any revision or suggestions on the main
ü For revision required or rejection: If you requested
revision of the article or rejected the article, be sure to provide evidence.
Ethical Obligations for Editors and Reviewers:
ü A Reviewer should give unbiased consideration to all
manuscripts offered for publication, judging each on its merits without regard
to race, religion, nationality, sex, seniority, or institutional affiliation of
ü A Reviewer editor should consider manuscripts
submitted for publication with all reasonable speed and attention. The sole
responsibility for acceptance or rejection of a manuscript rests with the
editor. Manuscripts may be rejected without review if considered inappropriate
for the journal.
ü A Reviewer should not disclose information about a
manuscript under consideration to anyone other than those from whom
professional advice is sought. After a decision, the editor may disclose
manuscript titles and authors’ names of papers that have been accepted for
ü A Reviewer should respect the intellectual
independence of authors.