Author Guidelines

      1.Format & Style:


All manuscripts must be printed in letter quality (font size 12) in double space on one side of A4 paper with margins of at least one inch on all sides. Authors should submit one soft copy along with the hard copy by post of their manuscripts to the editor.
Cover Page: 
Manuscripts of a paper should have a cover page providing the
  • Title of the paper
  • The name(s)
  • Address (es)
  • Phone
  • Fax numbers
  • E-mail address (es)
  • Subject to be publish under
  • Key words for the Paper

of all authors. Please restrict the author related information only to cover page.


Following the cover page, there should be an abstract page, which should contain the title of paper, the subtitle “Abstract” and a summary of the paper in double space. It should not exceed 150 words in length along with three to four key words. The text of the paper should not start on this page, but on a fresh page. References should be cited in the style prescribed in the publication manual of the American Psychological Association (APA Guidelines).
Figures & Tables:
Each figure/table should be numbered, titled. The position of figure or table should be indicated in the text on a separate line with the words “Table 1 about here”.
For Papers in Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi and Sanskrit please attach the font file and PDF file of the manuscript in your submission.
Length of the Papers:
The total length of the paper should not exceed 2000 words (Includes maximum 2 to 3 charts/table/figures in total, paper with more charts/table/figure shall have to pay atleast Rs.500/- extra). For every additional 750 words an extra Rs. 500/- will be charged.
      2.Publication Fees:
  • GJRA charges a humble amount towards publication fees of Rs. 1500/- for single author, (with maximum 2 to 3 graph/charts/tables/maps etc., else cost increases by Rs.500/-, upto 2000 words. For every additional 750 words, Rs.500/- extra) for every Addition author Rs. 500/- extra to be paid, all authors are entitle to receive a complimentary copy.
  • For International Authors (Authors outside India) needs to pay US$ 100 for single author for an article with a length of 2000 words. However, for every additional author US$ 50 extra to be paid and/or every additional 750 words an extra US$ 50 needs to be paid.