Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Aims and Scope

Indian Journal of Commerce & Management Studies is an open access peer review Tri-Annual research journal that publishes articles in the field commerce & management. The journal serves as a bridge between worldwide scholars and commerce and management studies researchers. The journal publishes research articles and papers in all areas of commerce and management. The journal aims to provide the most complete and reliable source of information on recent developments in business studies. Each issue brings you critical perspectives and cogent analyses, serving as an outlet for the best theoretical and research work in the field. The purpose of the journal is to further the understanding of the theory and practice of business studies by publishing articles of interest to practitioners and scholars.

The Journal is published in English. The e-journal provides free and open access to all of its content on our website. Accepted papers will immediately appear online followed by printed in hard copy. 


General Management
Accounting and Finance
Economic Policy
Technology Management
Marketing Management
Human Resource Management
International Business
Consumer Behaviour
Business Law


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Peer Review Policy

We are transparent in our reviewing process. A double blind peer review process is applicable for our journal and the author is informed about the status of their contribution whether accepted or sent back to them for improvements.

  • Step – 1: Once the articles are received from the author, there is an initial screening done in order to check the paper’s theme.
  • Step – 2: The paper is reviewed by the Subject Matter Expert and the Editorial review members.
  • Step – 3: Based on the reviewers' recommendations, the managing editor decides whether a paper;
  • Can be accepted
  • Accepted subject to change
  • Subject to re-submission with significant changes
  • Rejected
  • For papers which has been suggested to modify, the same reviewers will be assessing the resubmitted paper in order to ensure the suggestions are accepted and the paper is revised

If the paper is accepted by the reviewers, author(s) will be notified by acceptance letter. Author/Corresponding Author will be notified about the possible date of publication. The entire process takes a maximum of 1-3 months.


Publication Frequency

Tri-Annual : January, May & September


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...