about APJSSR


Asia Pacific Journal of Social Science Research (APJSSR)  is an academic, refereed journal published quarterly. APJSSR publishes blind-reviewed original articles and theoretical reviews. APJSSR aims to address conceptual paper, book & article review, theoretical and empirical research issues that impact the development of business, entrepreneurship, economics and educations as an educational and scientific discipline, and promote its efficiency in the economic, social and cultural contexts, both domestically and globally.



• Articles submitted for publication should fall within the guidelines listed in the Submission Guidelines section.

• Authors can submit manuscripts as e-mail attachments to the Editor-in-Chief at the following email : editor_apjssr@abrn.asia


Asia Pacific Journal of Social Science Research













Dr. Affendy Abu Hassim

 Dr. Badrul Hisham Yusof










 Aim and Scope

Asia Pacific Journal of Social Science Research (APJSSR)   is a high quality open access peer reviewed research journal that is published by ABRN.asia. Asia Pacific Journal of Social Science Research (APJSSR)  published Quarterly. Asia Pacific Journal of Social Science Research (APJSSR)   providing a platform for the postgraduate researchers, academicians, professional, practitioners and students to impart and share knowledge in the form of high quality empirical and theoretical research papers, case studies, literature reviews and book reviews. Asia Pacific Journal of Social Science Research (APJSSR)   welcomes and acknowledges high quality theoretical and empirical original research papers, case studies, review papers, literature reviews, book reviews, conceptual framework, analytical and simulation models, technical note from researchers, academicians, professional, practitioners and students from all over the world





Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship, Accounting, Marketing, Economic Business, Banking, Finance, Risk Management, Islamic Business, Islamic Management, Islamic Banking & Finance,



Economic Development, Legal, Public Administration, Quality Management


Quantitative Sciences, Technology Innovation, Business Intelligence, Web Application Development, Data security, Project Management, Systems Analysis and Design. Technology Management, Logistics, Operation Management,


Education Management, Online Education, Lifelong Learning. Civilization, Education, History, Islamic Education, Islamic Studies,




All manuscripts must be submitted electronically through the e-mail to the editor at: editor_apjssr@abrn.asia or fnd@abrn.asia. Authors are advised to follow the Author Guideline below in preparing the manuscript before submission.




The language of the manuscript must be in English.


Length of Paper

The length of the paper should not exceed 10 pages. Paper containing more than 10 pages words will be returned to the author(s). Articles should be typed in single-space (including footnotes and references) on one side of the paper only (preferably A4) with wide margins. Authors are urged to write as concisely as possible, but not at the expense of clarity.


Author’s Names and Affiliations:

Please indicate the given name and family name clearly. Present the authors' affiliation addresses (where the actual work was done) below the names. Provide the full postal address of each affiliation, including the country name, and, if available, the e-mail address, and telephone number of each author.


Corresponding Author:

Clearly indicate who is willing to handle correspondence at all stages of refereeing, publication and also post-publication. Ensure that telephone numbers (with country and area code) are provided in addition to the e-mail address and the complete postal address.



A concise and factual abstract is required (maximum length of 150 words). The abstract should state briefly the purpose of the research, the principal results and major conclusions. An abstract is often presented separate from the article, so it must be able to stand alone. References should therefore be avoided, but if essential, they must be cited in full, without reference to the reference list.



Immediately after the abstract, provide a maximum of 8 keywords, avoiding general and plural terms and multiple concepts (avoid, for example, 'and', 'of').


Submission Preparation Checklist


Before submitting the manuscript, author(s) should check the following list:


1.   The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration.

2.   The submission file is in Microsoft Word / PDF format.

3.   Manuscript has been made in the light of Journal’s author guidelines.

4.   Author(s) did not mention his or her name and affiliation in the main text

5.   Author(s) has read all the guideline of the journal.



Please see Article Processing Fee Section (APC) for payment method and for those needed, our account no will be notified to the author through e-mail after the successful review process.



Copyrights for articles published in

Asia Pacific Journal of Social Science Research (APJSSR)   are retained by the authors, with first publication rights granted to the journal. The journal/publisher is not responsible for subsequent uses of the work. It is the author's responsibility to bring an infringement action if so desired by the author.



APJSSR VOLUME 1 NO. 1 & 2 (2016)




Asia Pacific Journal of Social Science Research (APJSSR)  is a quartely, online and double blind peer reviewed journal with a mission to publish quality research material in all areas of Business and Management Sciences. It welcomes the researchers having different research and academic backgrounds from all around the globe to submit their contributions for the journal. It is interested in publishing rigorous research papers that provides sound theoretical and clear insights with future practical and actionable implications for the well being of stakeholders of the society as a whole. As the journal is keen to promote the research in the field of Business and Management so the journal is pleased to publish the research contributions in any new and emerging topic of the these areas.


The Editors invite papers including case studies, lecture articles, forum and opinion pieces, book reviews, teaching strategies, and current research in business practice. Accepted papers are published online on a continual basis throughout the year.

Articles submitted before September 30, 2016 will be assessed for review and possible inclusion in Volume 2. Subsequent submissions will be scheduled for Volume 3: 2016.


 CALL FOR PAPER Vol 2 2016



If the paper is accepted for publication, author(s) will be asked to pay 100 USD as article publication fee in order to defray the operating costs. Waiver policy is not applicable.

Preferred mode of Payment is to pay via - Paypal, Credit Cards or Online transfer.

Payment procedure and our account no will be notified to the author through e-mail after the successful review process.


Asia Pacific Journal of Social Science Research (APJSSR) is currently in submission process to be index in bibliographic databases and abstracting services such as


Asia Pacific Journal of Social Science Research

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