Open Call for Papers - VILAKSHAN XIMB Journal of Management


Open Call for Papers



Dr. Sarat Kumar Jena

Operations Management, Xavier Institute of Management, XIM University, Bhubaneswar, India
[email protected]


Aims and Scope:

Vilakshan – XIMB Journal of Management (XJM) publishes scholarly empirical and theoretical research papers, perspectives, case studies, book reviews that can have potential impact on the field of management and business studies. The journal is published bi-annually and occasionally special issues on contemporary themes. The journal encourages new ideas that can contradict or improve existing management theories. 


Topics of Interest:


Potential areas of coverage of journal are all functional areas of management, including areas like:

  • Strategic Management
  • Research Methods
  • Organization Theory
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation and Creativity
  • Sustainability
  • Rural Management
  • Information Technology

The list above is not exhaustive. Potential authors may send communication to the Editor for any specific areas of interest, not covered above. For special issues, the journal will post the call for papers in web-site at least six months before. For regular issues call for papers are always open.


Submission Procedure:

Submissions to this journal are through the Scholar One submission system here:

Please visit the author guidelines for the journal at:

Please ensure you select this special issue from the relevant drop-down menu of the submission process.



If you have any queries please feel free to discuss your manuscript ideas with the Editor / Guest Editors:

Prof. Dipak Kumar Bhattacharyya


Organizational Behaviour / Human Resource

Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar

Email: [email protected]

Phone:  ++91-6647849 (O) ++91 7873438329 (M)