Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

Mizoram University Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

Editor-in-Chief : Professor Margaret Ch.Zama


     The Editorial Board of the Mizoram University Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences (MZUJHSS) published by Mizoram University takes great pride in bringing out bi-annual bi-lingual Journal since June 2015. The mandate of the journal is facilitate interdisciplinary research and knowledge sharing of disciplines that come within the scope of Humanities and the Social Sciences. It is hoped that this journal will not only be a facilitator, but grow to be a creditable conduit that expresses and contains various research works of high academic standard undertaken by departments and individuals from across the country and abroad. It welcome original research based papers as well as Review of books in either English or Hindi. It also welcome translation works from Mizo to English.

Editorial Board

Patron: Vice Chancellor, Mizoram University
Advisor: Registrar, Mizoram University
Advisor: Prof. Margaret Ch. Zama, Department of English
Chief Editor: Prof. Srinibas Pathi, Department of Public Administration

Members :

  • Prof. NVR Jyoti Kumar, Department of Commerce
  • Prof. Lalhmasai Chuaungo, Department of Education
  • Prof. Sanjay Kumar, Department of Hindi
  • Prof. J. Doungel, Department of Political Science
  • Dr. V. Ratnamala, Department of Mass Communication
  • Dr. Hmingthanzuali, Department of History & Ethnography
  • Dr. Ruth Lalremruati, Department of Mizo

National Advisory Board

Members of National Advisory Board :

  1. Prof. Sukadev Nanda, Former Vice-Chancellor of FM University, Bhubaneswar, Orissa
  2.  Prof. K. Rama Mohana Rao, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
  3. Prof. K. C. Baral, Director, English & Foreign Languages University, North-East Campus, Shillong, Meghalaya
  4. Prof. Arun Hota, West Bengal State University, Barasat, West Bengal
  5. Dr. Sunil Behari Mohanty, Editor, Journal of AIAER, Puducherry
  6. Dr. Joy. L. Pachuau, JNU, New Delhi
  7. Prof. G. Ravindran, University of Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  8. Prof. Ksh. Bimola Devi, Manipur University, Imphal, Manipur

Guidelines for Contributors

  1. Paper size A4 (margin 1” on all four sides)
  2. Full title of the paper in MSWord Times New Roman, 14, Bold
  3. Main body of the paper in MSWord Times New Roman, 12, Justified, 1.15 line space
  4. Length of paper : minimum of 3000 and maximum of 5000 words to be accompanied by Endnotes if any, and the actual Works Cited List / Reference List
  5. APA and MLA documentation format are both accepted
  6. Papers are processed through a blind referral system by experts in the subject area. Anonymity of the writer is assured.
  7. The Editorial Board reserves the right to accept or reject.
  8. Book Reviews are to contain full name of author/editor, and book title, its place of publication, year, number of pages and price.
  9. The paper is to be accompanied with :10. Rate per issue Rs. 300/-. Rate Annual Subscription Rs. 500/-. Payment can be made in cash or Demand Draft in favour of Chief Editor, MZUJHSS, Mizoram University, Aizawl
      • An abstract of not more than 200 words along with 4 to 5 keywords
      • A declaration that it is an original research work and has not been published anywhere else / or sent for publication anywhere.
      • Name of author(s), designation and institutional affiliation along with postal address, Pin code, mobile number and email address.
      • The paper must adhere to strict academic ethics and be free of plagiarism.
  10. Articles are to be submitted by email to as follows :
      • by 15th March for June issue
      • by 15th September for December issue
      • Paper contributors have to pay the Annual Subscription fee of Rs. 500/- in cash or DD as noted above under 10.

Articles in the journal do not necessarily reflect the views / opinions of the publisher. No part of any article published in this journal may be reproduced in print or electronic form without the permission of the publisher.