Instruction for Authors

The International Journal of Applied Research in Management,Economics and Accounting (IJMEA) is aimed at improving the quality of Management, Economics and Accounting and publishes in the field of these.

The aim and scope of the journal are to research topics that are of international and national significance across management, economics and accounting contexts 

Manuscript format:

  • Microsoft word document sent in the .doc or .docx format.
  • Locking and protecting a document is prohibited.
  • A separate title page that includes the title, authors, contact information, affiliations, and date should be provided to ensure the anonymity of each paper due to IJMEA’s double-blind peer-review policy.
  • The main document must not contain any information that would allow the reviewers to identify the author.
  • Finally, make sure to upload a 100-150-word abstract along with the full paper.

Manuscript length:

  • 25-35 pages, including references, tables, figures, and appendix.

Document format:

  • Double-spaced, 1-inch margins, Times New Roman 12-point font.
  • The manuscript should follow the style detailed in the paper publication manual. This style paper includes the following sections: title page, abstract, introduction, method, results, discussion, and references.
  • All pages must be numbered.

Text format:

  • Usage of multiple columns or other unnecessary formatting is prohibited.
  • Correct heading levels must be used with a maximum of 3 heading levels.

References format:

  • All references should be properly cited and correspond with the text citations.
  • Unless imperative to establish the foundation of a paper, references are required to be relevant and ideally limited to 10 years.


IJMEA is an open-access journal, free to access, read and print. There are no Submission Fees or Handling Fees but Open Access Fees are a Must for Accepted Articles. There are no editorial/peer review charges being solicited from the authors. 

Article Processing Charge

The Article Processing Charge (APC) allows IJMEA to provide open access to all its published articles. The fee is set at a minimal possible level to ensure the inclusivity of submissions. It covers the publishing services provided by IJMEA and allows for its continued operations. The fee covers the following services:

Online tools for editors and authors

Articles’ production, secure hosting, and dissemination

Abstracting and indexing

Customer support

The fee is payable upon the acceptance of a paper for publication. The fee in the amount of €150 (does not include VAT or local taxes) must be paid by the authors, their institution, or funder before the paper is made publicly available. Authors whose papers get accepted for publishing will be notified of the approval and the outstanding payment. Please note that papers will not be published until the APC is paid.