DAWN – The Journal for Contemporary Management Research published by SVIMS is a Bi- Annual Publication. We invite original, well referenced, well-researched papers on relevant issues from academics and research scholars for publication.

Article manuscripts should be no longer than 4,000 words in length, including all endnotes and references. They should be typed in Times New Roman size 12 font with adequate margins on all sides.

Authors are requested to send us a hard copy or PDF file as well as an editable word document file.

The first page of the manuscript should carry the title, the name of the author(s) and contact information (including mailing address), the abstract of the paper and acknowledgments if any.

References should be cited within the text and listed at the end of the paper. Authors are urged to limit their references only to sources directly cited in the article and to avoid citing sources merely as further reading. It is incumbent upon the authors to obtain permission to use copyrighted material and to reproduce such material accurately with due acknowledgement.

Articles may include up to a total of five visuals (images, figures, graphs, or tables).  Authors are responsible for obtaining all permission and providing the Editor with a copy of the written permission, complete captions (including credit lines), and publishable image files. If accepted, manuscripts and visuals (images, figures, graphs, and tables) will be formatted for publication according to our Editorial Board’s recommendations. Communication regarding the same will be sent to the first author.

Unsolicited manuscripts must be accompanied by the author’s CV.

Submissions may be emailed to the editor’s attention at

Please allow at least four months for a response. We regret that we are unable to provide feedback on unsolicited submissions due to our pressing academic commitments.