AMBER – ABBS Management Business and Entrepreneurship Review
Acharya Bangalore B-School
Andrahalli Main Road, Off Magadi Road, Bengaluru-560 091.
Ph.No: +91 80 23245516 /17/18

Objective and Scope

AMBER is a bi-annual double blind peer reviewed Journal from ABBS. The Journal has its objective to offer to the readers with relevant management insights and rich cream of current innovative research in the relevant areas. AMBER is a theme based journal and the relevant themes are selected and papers are invited. The theme for the forthcoming issue would be published in the immediately previous issue.

Guidelines for Paper Submission

1. The paper should be based on original research work not yet published, not exceeding 8000 words. If the paper has been sent for publication elsewhere, that fact must be notified.
2. The paper must include the title, author’s name, designation, mailing address, mobile number and e-mail address in the first page.
3. An abstract should not exceed more than 250 words. Along with the abstract, author(s) need to specify four to six key words in the second page.
4. Soft copy must be submitted in A4 size, MS-Word format only in Times New Roman with heading of 14 font size and remaining text size 12 with spacing 1.5 as a single line. There must be no tab for the first sentence of every paragraph.
5. Abstract and full paper should be sent as a word document only to:
6. No publication fee would be charged.
7. Manuscripts would be checked for plagiarism.
8. The third page must contain the title followed by the body of the manuscript.
9. Manuscripts are reviewed through 2 stage blind peer review system by experts in the subject area. To ensure anonymity, the author’s name and other details should only appear on the first page and should not be repeated anywhere else.
10. All references have to be arranged in alphabetic order and must be numbered.
11. The internet sources must be placed after other references and must be numbered separately.
12. The reference must be present in APA Format.
13. The Author is required to sign copyright form.

AMBER – ABBS Management Business and Entrepreneurship Review

Acharya Bangalore B-School

Andrahalli Main Road, Off Magadi Road, Bengaluru-560 091.

Ph.No: +91 80 23245516 /17/18




Guidelines for Author(s)

  1. The Author(s) shall present an accurate and complete account for the research work performed. The corresponding author must have obtained the approval of all other authors for each submission.
  2. The material in the submission shall be original and not published in any other journal. The material based on prior work, including that of the same author (s) shall be properly attributed by proper citation.
  3. The author(s) shall have the obligations to notify the editor immediately after affiliation change of author(s), or any other material change.

Guidelines for the Editor(s)

  1. The Editor(s) shall actively seek the views of authors, readers, reviewers, and editorial board members about ways of improving the quality of journal.
  2. The Editor shall support initiatives designed to reduce academic misconduct. The Editor shall support initiatives to educate researchers about publication and peer review process.
  3. The Editor shall provide clear advice to reviewers. The Editor shall require reviewers to disclose any potential competing interests before agreeing to review a submission.
  4. The Editor shall encourage reviewers to comment on ethical questions and possible research misconduct raised by submissions.

Guidelines for Peer Reviewers

  1. The Peer reviewer shall review manuscripts for which they have the subject expertise required to carry out a proper assessment.
  2. Peer reviewers shall respect the confidentiality of peer review and shall not reveal any details of the manuscript under review and of its review.
  3. Peer reviewers shall be objective and constructive in their reviews. The review comments shall be forwarded within the stipulated time to the Editor as per the format.


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