Aims and Scope

The Discourse (TD) is a multidisciplinary academic research journal with the aim to publish
original research work that is specifically focused on practical issues in industry or academia.
The research articles will broadly cover the areas of Management Sciences, Social Sciences,
Economics, Political Science, Education, Physical and Sports, International Relations Arts and
Design and other fields. The Quality of research publications are subject to the meticulous
plagiarism check, screening process and double blind peer review by national and international
scholars owing strong research background and expertise in their respective areas. The
published articles are intended for the provision of enriched resource to local, regional as well as
international readers to enhance their knowledge and concepts. TD as a research journal provides
an opportunity for researcher to come up with new innovative concepts and ideas about business,
industry and management practices in developed and developing economies particularly in
Pakistan. TD will serve as a bridge between the academia and practitioners throughout local and
international business environment. The submitted articles are reviewed by editorial advisory
board and either peer referees through a double blind peer review process as a mandatory
Publication and Submission of Articles
TD is published bi-annually by Institute of Business Studies and Leadership (IBL), Abdul Wali
Khan University, Mardan and is regularly published in volume with two issues i.e January –June
and July-December. Articles must be submitted on .