** Note : Last Date (with Late Fee) for registration and paper Submission is 30th November 2019. The Registration window will finally closed on 30th November at 11:59 pm (Indian time) There will be no registration and paper submission after this date. Papers are accepted through website only. No email submission will be considered.


Faculty of Commerce and Management Studies, Jai Naran University, Jodhpur and Indian Accounting Association, Jodhpur Branch consider it a privilege and matter of great pride to host the International Seminar (42nd All India Accounting Conference on October 19 & 20, 2019). The Conference would provide a forum for interaction on conference topics. It would create an interface among professionals, academicians and experts in the field of accounting education & research in India and abroad. The basic theme of this mega Academic event is outlined below:

Topics and Sub-topics

Guidelines for Manuscript Preparation

  • Only original and unpublished work is sought.
  • Papers must be based on themes and sub-themes of the conference.
  • Papers must be between 3,000 and 5,000 words in length. A title of not more than 15 words should be provided.
  • Technical Session, as applicable, must be indicated.
  • An abstract of not more than 300 words should be accompanied. It must indicate study period, sample, research questions, methodology, findings and conclusions/implications.
  • Text should be printed in Times New Roman with font size 12, typed in 1.5 spaces, A4 paper layout with standard margins (2.54 cm on all four sides).
  • A full-length paper should follow the structure given below:
    • Introduction: should contain problem statement or research questions and how paper is organised.
    • Literature Review: Enough relevant, past and recent studies should be provided and research gaps must be identified.
    • Methodology: data and study period must be recent and justifications for selecting study periods, sample size, tools and techniques used should be given.
    • Results/Analysis: these should be convincing and also state whether analysis/result/findings support/reject the hypothesis/es.
    • Conclusion: show originally
    • Reference: the paper should contain full bibliographical details and journal titles should not be abbreviated. For within text citations, author’s last name should be followed by comma and year of publications, all in round brackets, e.g. (Fox, 1994). At the end of the paper, there should be a reference list in alphabetical order in APA (6th ed.) format.

Important Dates


1. Last Date for Submission of Full Papers along with Abstract 25.09.2019
2. Last Date for Registration (Without late fees) 25.09.2019
3. Last Date for Registration (With late fees) 31.10.2019
4. Notification on website about status of acceptance of papers 25.10.2019

Paper Review

All papers submitted shall be subjected to blind review by a technical committee.   the review shall be based on following criteria:


S.No Items Weightage
1.1 Background of Research Problem 4
1.2 Statement of Research Problem 4
1.3 Statement of Research Objectives and/or Research Questions 4
1.4 Statement on Significance of Research 3
2.1 Identification of Sources of Literature 3
2.2 Organisation and Comprehension of Reviews 6
2.3 Identification of Gap in Knowledge 3
2.4 Appropriateness of Area and Direction of Research in that Light 3
3.1 Research Design and Research Strategy 4
3.2 Research Population 4
3.3 Sampling and Research Sample Design 4
3.4 Research Instruments and Methodology of Data Collection 4
3.5 Statement on Research Ethics 4
4.1 Data Analysis Techniques and Methodology of Data Analysis 10
4.2 Discussion on Analysis and Findings 6
4.3 Comparison with Existing Knowledge and Validation of Findings 5
4.4 Overall organisation of Subject matter and Visuals 4
5.1 Summary of Findings 6
5.2 Conclusions and Implications of Findings 5
5.3 Suggestions and or Recommendations 4
6.1 Citations and Referencing (APA Style) 5
6.2 Footnoting and Endnoting 2
6.3 Abstract 3
TOTAL (100)