Scope of the Journal
The Asian Journal of Professional and Business Studies and Jurnal Evolusi
The Asian Journal Professional and Business Studies (AJPBS) and Jurnal Evolusi is a collection of scholarly articles published by the Publication Division of the Kolej Universiti Poly-Tech MARA Kuala Lumpur. The collection of articles was obtained from researchers in various academy activities such as conferences, innovation competitions, and year-end projects. This journal contains articles that have never been published in any other publication. AJPBS contains various articles dealing with knowledge from the business, accountancy, and management. While Jurnal Evolusi is in a discipline of social sciences, languages, education, and computer science and information technology. The basic idea of publishing this journal is to serve as a platform for researchers to establish facts and develop knowledge in the fields mentioned. All articles will go through a blind peer-review process once they meet the basic requirements set by the journals.
The Asian Journal of Professional and Business Studies and Jurnal Evolusi is a peer-reviewed journal that preserving soaring highest standard of publication ethics. The quality of the journal is maintained via the standard of publication ethics as advocated by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). Authors are advised to refer to the COPE website at . Also, the KUPTM journals practising double-blind peer review process, plagiarism, and falsification check to maintain the journal quality. Authors are expected to submit an original work which has never been published or currently being evaluated for other journal publication. Besides, any material taken from an external source must be cited and with permission (if required). The journal also agreed that it is the corresponding author responsibilities to ensure credit is given to the manuscript contributors. Any articles failed to adhere with standards set by the KUPTM journals will be removed at any time even after the publication.
Following are the authors’ responsibilities:
Authors are to ensure only to submit written original works and the manuscript has not been issued elsewhere.
Authors are to practice consistently to cite and credited any work or words from other sources.
Authors are to perform language editing before submission.
Authors are obligated to notify the journal editor and cooperate with the editor to retract or correct the paper when an author discovered a significant error or inaccuracy in his/her own published work.
Following are the editor responsibilities:
Editors are to ensure a fair double-blind peer-review of the submitted articles for publication
Editors are to prevent any conflict of interests between the author and editorial and review personnel.
Editors are to ensure all the information related to submitted manuscripts is kept as confidential before publishing.
Following are the reviewers’ responsibilities:
Reviewers are to evaluate manuscript content fairly without prejudice.
Reviewers are to ensure all the information related to submitted manuscripts is kept as confidential and only to report to the Editor-in-Chief if they are aware of copyright infringement and plagiarism on the author’s side.
Reviewers are to present their opinion clearly using the review form been provided.
Reviewers who feel unqualified to review submitted articles should notify the editor to be excused from the review process.
Open access statement
The Asian Journal of Professional and Business Studies (AJPBS) and Jurnal Evolusi is an open-access journal which refers to free and unrestricted online access.
Authors are required to transfer copyright to the journals ensuring the widest possible dissemination of information. A notification will be sent to the corresponding author confirming receipt of the manuscript. The author(s) must obtain written permission from the copyright owners and credit the source(s) in the article if the excerpts are taken from other copyrighted works.
There are no charges for submission and processing for The Asian Journal Professional and Business Studies (AJPBS) and Jurnal Evolusi.