Checklist Criteria

Checklist Criteria Used for Inclusion of Journals in the UGC- approved List of Journals


Journal Recommendation Form Verify Online Certificate
Name of the Journal Gurukul International Multidisciplinary Research Journal  Search ISSN Website MSME REGISTRATION
ISSN Number 2394-8426  Search ISSN Website ISSN REGISTRATION
Nature of Publication Only Online  Search ISSN Website  
Periodicity Quarterly  Search ISSN Website  
Publisher, City and Country Mrs. Rekha Mohan Gitte,

Director, Gurukul International Publishing Services, Pune, India.




Criteria Answer Score    
The journal has a website which provides full postal and email addresses of Chief Editor and Editors, and at least some of these addresses are verifiable official addresses Yes If yes, then only proceed further Editorial Board  
Select score    
1.      The website provides complete instructions to authors/reviewers


Yes +1 for ‘Yes’ instructions to authors
instructions to reviewers
2. The journal has a well-defined peer-review and publication policy Yes +1 for ‘Yes’ Peer-review Policy
Publication Policy
3. The journal has a well-defined Ethics policy Yes +1 for ‘Yes’ Ethics policy
4. The journal has a declared frequency of publication each year Yes +1 for ‘Yes’ Declared Frequency of Publication
5. The journal is published regularly and in time following its declared frequency Yes +1 for ‘Yes’
6. The journal claims that it is indexed in a given database and this claim is verified Yes +1 for ‘Yes’ Indexing & Abstracting
7. Journal levies submission/publication charges Yes 0 for ‘Yes’ Publication Charges
8. Since when is the journal being regularly published (select any one) <4 years 0




Final Score (taking into consideration scores of points 1-8)  6 points