Guideline for Authors

For Articles

The Journal publishes articles related to Pakistan’s foreign policy, regional and global issues, women’s concerns in international relations, IR theory, terrorism and security studies and emerging environmental concerns.

To be considered for publishing in the journal Pakistan Horizon articles should be original. It should not be under consideration elsewhere and formatted according to the style sheet of Pakistan Horizon. The standard length of articles for publication is between 5000 to 7000 words including footnotes. Acronyms should be spelt out in full when used for the first time. Articles should be submitted as an MS Word document with an abstract (150 - 200) and keywords summarizing their contents. It should be properly documented in Kate L. Turabian's pattern. All contributions should be accompanied by a short introduction of the author including his/her designation and affiliation. Papers can be sent for publication in Pakistan Horizon at

For Book Review

For a book review, only current publications can be considered for review and the topic should be related to international affairs, foreign policy, diplomacy and other related subjects. Also, the length of the book review should be between 1500 to 1800 words.