Manuscripts should normally be of about 5000-8000 words (10-20 A-4 size pages), typed double space, 12-point Font, in Times New Roman. Microsoft Word for windows is preferred. Manuscript should be sent in duplicate with the coverage page bearing only the title of the paper and author’s names, designations, official addresses and phone/fax numbers. American spelling to be followed in the manuscript.
Abstract of about 150 words with 3 to 5 key words should be prepared in a separate sheet.Tables and Figures
Each table and figure should be indicated by marginal notation where each table or figure should be inserted in the text.References
References should be placed at the end of the manuscript. Arrange the reference list in alphabetical order of author’s surname. The author’s surname is placed first, followed by initials, then the year of publication is given followed by details of the publication.
Use of numerals
(5 percent), distance (5 km) or age (10 yrs old) (21 st century)Literature citations
Quotes should be cited accurately from the original publication and use duble quotes. Apart from the author and year, page number should be mentioned for quotes. (DR. T. V. Raju , 2005 pg 22)
Capitalization should be kept to the minimum and should be consistent.
Submission of manuscripts
Manuscripts sent for review should be original work which has not previously published or submitted for publication elsewhere.
The name of the publication usually a book or journal appears in Italics
|Example:Book :- Hair, J.F., Anderson, R.E., Tatham, R.L., & Black, W.C. (1998). Multivariate data analysis (5 th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice HallJournal :- Keng, K.A., Fung, K., & Wirtz, F. (2003). Segmentation of library visitors in Singapore: Learning and reading related lifestyles. Library Management, 24(1/2), 20-33Newspaper article:- P R Sanjai (01.01.2008) Expect airlines to fly back into profit. Mint, The Wall Street Journal, BangaloreNewspaper from Internet:- Chandran, R. (2002, February 28). Branding India. The Hindu Business Line. Retrieved January 10, 2007 from
Journal published on the Internet :-
Ardell, D. (2002). What is wellness? The Institute of Rehabilitation and Research. Retrieved January 14, 2007 from published or submitted for publication elsewhere.Manuscripts sent for review should be sent in a CD with three folders:
1.Title page, 2.Abstract and 3. Manuscript. Name of the author and the title of the manuscript should be written on the CD in capital letters.
Manuscripts, which do not conform to those guidelines, will not be either considered for publication or sent back.
Those submitting papers should also certify that the paper has not been published or submitted for publication. If this undertaking is not given, the manuscript will not be sent for review.
In case a quick track review is required, special request can be placed by the author and on a case-to-case basis; the editor will deal with the issue, with the author’s interest in mind.
An author will receive 5 off prints and a complimentary copy of the issue in which his/ her paper appears.
Manuscripts and all editorial correspondence should be addressed to:
The Chief Editor
RVIM Journal of Management Research,
CA 17,26th Main,36th Cross, 4th ‘ T’ Block , Jayanagara, Bangalore 560041.
Ph: 080-26547048, 42540300 Fax: 080-26654920
email : firstname.lastname@example.org. website : www.rvim.edu.in