Author Guidelines

Thank you for considering Journal of BAHISEEN as a potential publication venue for your scholarly work. To ensure that your submission meets our standards for publication, please follow the author guidelines below:

  1. Submission requirements:
  • Manuscripts must be written in English, Arabic or Urdu.
  • Manuscripts should be submitted in Microsoft Word format (.doc or .docx).
  • Articles should be between 5,000 and 8,000 words in length, inclusive of references, tables, and figures.
  • Submissions must include an abstract of no more than 250 words, keywords, and a brief biographical note about the author(s).
  • Figures and tables should be included in the manuscript file in their appropriate positions.
  • All references should be listed at the end of the manuscript following the APA style.
  1. Formatting:
  • Manuscripts should be formatted in 12-point Times New Roman font and double-spaced throughout.
  • Use Arabic script for Arabic words and transliterate Arabic words in the text as per the IJMES transliteration system.
  • Use British English spellings and punctuation.
  • Use footnotes rather than endnotes.
  • Use the APA citation style.
  1. Ethical considerations:
  • All submitted articles must be original and not previously published or under review elsewhere.
  • All research must comply with relevant ethical guidelines and regulations.
  • Proper citation and attribution of sources must be provided for any materials used in the article.
  • Authors must disclose any potential conflicts of interest that may have influenced their research or its interpretation.
  1. Review process:
  • All submissions undergo a rigorous peer review process by experts in the relevant field.
  • The review process typically takes 4-6 weeks, and authors will be notified of the outcome of the review.
  • Final decisions on whether to accept or reject an article for publication are made by the editor-in-chief.

Please submit your manuscript to along with a cover letter that includes the article title, author name(s), and contact information. If you have any questions about the submission process or author guidelines, please contact us at