Call for Papers 2022



  1. To enhance value of contributions, NDU Journal earnestly desires to benefit from a wide spectrum of the academicians, scholars and intelligentsia. In this regard, NDU Journal looks forward to your forthcoming intellectual discourse as per the scope of the journal.
  2. NDU Journal primarily deals with NATIONAL SECURITY ISSUES, as per following areas:-
    1. Military Strategy
      1. Global Military Balance
      2. Asymmetric Warfare
      3. Regional Conflicts - South Asia, Middle East, Afghanistan, South East Asia, Central Asia
    2. The Art of Warfare
    3. Issues related to National Security
      1. Threat Perceptions about the National Defence
      2. Terrorism
      3. Extremism and Radicalization
      4. Media and Information Management
      5. Cyber Security
      6. Psychological Issues
      7. Hybrid warfare and Fifth Generation warfare
      8. Regional Water based conflicts
      9. Kashmir Dispute
      10. Afghanistan Issue
    4. Economic Security, Political Stability, Constitution of Pakistan
    5. Federation-Provinces / Inter-Provincial Relations
    6. Energy and Water Management
    7. Religious and Cultural Issues
    8. Any other subject matter having implications for National Security of Pakistan
  3.  The desirous authors are requested to send soft / hard copies of their articles to Editor NDU Journal by 31 March 2021, positively.


  1. Abstract: 150-250 words
  2. Manuscripts Length: 3500-5500 words
  3. Font and Size: Constantia, 12
  4. Spacing: 1.5
  5. Margin: 1 inch on each side
  6. Biographic Sketch of Author: 50 words
  7. Referencing:(Endnotes only) The Chicago Manual of  Style (17th Edition) specimen online available at &
  8. Soft copy to be sent:
  9. Hard copy to be sent: Editor, NDU Journal, ISSRA, NDU E-9, Islamabad.