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Daagu International Journal of Basic and Applied Research (DIJBAR) is an international, multi-disciplinary, peer-reviewed, academic and research in nature, provides a platform for the publication of innovative and scientific research in the areas of science and development. The journal welcomes original investigations. The papers may represent a diverse theoretical outlooks and different methodological approaches. The major criteria in the review and the selection process concern the significance of the contribution to the area of academics and research. Before submitting your manuscript, please ensure you carefully read and adhere to all the guidelines and instructions to authors provided. Manuscripts not conforming to these guidelines may be returned.

1. Contact details for submission 

Authors are requested to submit their papers electronically using the online submission and review website (www.daagu.org) This site will guide authors stepwise through the submission process. Authors are requested to submit the text, tables, and artwork in the electronic form to this address. Authors who are unable to provide an electronic version or other circumstances that prevent online submission should contact the Editor prior to submission to discuss alternative options; email: kflay77@gmail.com or kflaygebre@su.edu.et Publisher and Editor regret that they are not able to consider submissions that do not follow these procedures.

2. Submission checklis

Authors can use the list to carry out a final check of their submission prior to submission to the journal for review. One author has been designated as the corresponding author with contact details:

  • E-mail address
  • Full postal address
  • All necessary files have been uploaded


Research papers

Research paper should not exceed 8000 words in length which includes references, tables and figures. Only research papers with multiple studies can go beyond this length with prior consent of editor-in-chief.

Review papers

Critical and comprehensive reviews that provide new insights or interpretation of the subject after a thorough and systematic evaluation of available evidence, may exceed the word limit for research papers if appropriate, and subject to the Editor's agreement.

Short Communications

Short Communicationsare short papers that present original and significant material for rapid disseminationare limited to 3000 wordsand shouldn’t be subdivided. The paper should contain an abstract, main body and references. The abstract should be limited to 100 words.


Manuscripts for full length Research articles (Research papers and Review papers) should be checked for spellings, punctuation, grammar and coherence. All references mentioned in the reference list should be cited in the text, and vice versa. On the top of this, it should be divided into the following sections (in this order): Title page; Abstract, key words; Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results and Discussion, Conclusion, Acknowledgements, References, Tables (each table complete with title and footnotes on a separate page) and illustrations and figures, graphical abstracts / highlights files (where applicable).


Authors are required to check their submission compliance with all of the following items

  • Manuscript has been neither published, nor submitted to any other Journal
  • All illustrations, figures, and tables should be placed appropriately within the text.
  • If available, URLs for the references should be provided
  • The text should adhere to the guidelines and format of the journal
  • Withdrawal of manuscript will be possible only before the publication, written application to the editor is needed
  • Publicatoin of Ethics consideration 


Authors should disclose any personal relationships with other person or organizations that could improperly influence their published work. For instance, potential conflicts of interest will include, employment, consultancies, stock ownership, honoraria, paid expert testimony, patent applications/ registrations, and grants or other funding. If there are no interests to declare then please state this declarations of interest ‘None’. Detailed disclosures as part of a separate declaration of interest form, which forms part of the journal's official record


Authors are expected to consider carefully the list and order of authors before submitting their manuscript. Any addition, omission and rearrangement of author names in the authorship list should be made only before acceptance of the manuscript and only if approved by the journal Editor. To request such a change, the Editor must receive proper justification from the corresponding author. In the case of addition or removal of authors, this includes confirmation from the author being added or removed. Only in exceptional circumstances, the Editor will consider the addition, deletion or rearrangement of authors after the manuscript has been accepted.


The authors should bring into the knowledge of editor the corrections and retraction of mistakes or error if any identified even after publication. The corrigendum will be issued with the consent of editor-in-chief.


Upon acceptance of an article, authors will be asked to complete a 'Journal Publishing Agreement'. An e-mail will be sent to the corresponding author confirming receipt of the manuscript together with a 'Journal Publishing Agreement' form or a link to the online version of this agreement.


The contents, names and email addresses entered in this journal site are exclusively meant for the stated purposes of the journal. The information should not be made available for any other purpose.

To download the complete guidelines and instructions authors are advised to visit the Author section in the website or click the following link: Publication Guidelines