Call for Papers

International Journal of Childhood Studies, an initiative of Institute of Business Management aims at providing a platform to the academicians, practitioners and researchers in the field early childhood education and development to disseminate the relevant information to a wider community. This is one of the pioneering efforts in bridging the gap in the published literature pertinent to early years' studies that exist in the under-developing and developing countries’ context, specifically in Pakistan. The scope of the journal is limited to the publication of relevant work pieces that contributes to the broader field of early childhood development and its varied facets. All studies and investigations that center around the theme of childhood studies are invited for this journal. The JCS accepts original and unpublished manuscripts in the form of:

-          Research Articles                                            Not more than 5000 words

-          Critical Appraisal Essays                                Not more than 2500 words

-          View Points & Discussions                             Not more than 1500 words

-          Policy Briefs                                                   Not more than 1000 words

-          Book Reviews                                                 Not more than 1500 words

-          Innovations                                                     Not more than 500 words

-          Parent Page                                                     Not more than 1000 words

Contributors can submit their original work focusing, but not limited to, the following broader umbrella themes:

  • Early years health and development
  • Early years education
  • Technology and Innovations in ECCE
  • Teaching & learning innovations
  • Government initiatives & Policies
  • Children with special needs
  • Global Initiatives for Early years
  • Parent & community participation
  • Child rights and well being
  • Monitoring, evaluation & research in ECCE


All the submitted materials will undergo intensive blind peer-review. The process of the submission will be as follows:

The team of IJCS invites all relevant submissions and correspondence through the The team of JCS invites all relevant submissions and correspondence through the Open Journal Management System

Note: The journal is constantly recruiting voluntary reviewers to contribute in this research venture.