Information For Authors

Instruction for Authors


  1. Sadiq Journal of Pakistan Studies is not responsible for the statements of facts or opinions expressed by the Contributors/Authors. Furthermore, authors themselves will be responsible for any factually incorrect statements, claims, tables and images etc.
  2. APA/MLA/Chicago/Turabian style should be followed for references, footnotes, Bibliography, tables and images etc. The referencing styles are allowed due to interdeciplinary nature of this journal.
  3. Not more than 2 tables or images should be given in one article. The same used therein must not exceed from the margins defined below.
  4. All pages should be numbered consecutively.
  5. The soft copy of the article / manuscript and the contents should be submitted on paper size (width 6.38" x height 9.38") single spaced with font size of 10 having margins of 0.63" at Top & Bottom and 0.88" at both Left & right.
  6. Soft copy of article/manuscript should be sent in Microsoft Word format only.
  7. An article must not be less than 3000 and more than 7000 words (including footnotes, images, bibliography etc.).
  8. Soft copy of plagiarism report is also mandatory with submission of the article. 
  9. Abstract should not exceed 350 words.
  10. The first page of the paper should include the title of the paper and the name and institutional affiliation of the author(s).
  11. The names of two foreign and two national reviewers of relevant field may also be sent along with the article. However, the editorial board is not bound to send the article to the reviewers suggested by the author(s).
  12. The Editorial Board reserves the right to reject any article at the editorial scrutiny stage without giving any reason. In such a case, the author will be informed about the rejection of his/her article as soon as possible.