Journal of Multidisciplinary Research

Aims and Scope

The Journal of Multidisciplinary Research (JMR), published by the Faculty of Postgraduate Studies and Professional Advancement, is dedicated to fostering a collaborative and interdisciplinary approach to academic inquiry. JMR aims to advance knowledge by providing a platform for researchers, scholars, and professionals from diverse fields to share their insights, engage in meaningful dialogue, and explore the intersections of various disciplines.


  • Interdisciplinary Exploration: JMR seeks to encourage cross-disciplinary collaboration and exploration. We welcome contributions that bridge the gaps between traditional academic silos, fostering a holistic understanding of complex issues.
  • Knowledge Integration: Our journal aims to integrate knowledge from various disciplines, promoting a comprehensive understanding of contemporary challenges, emerging trends, and innovative solutions.
  • Original Research: JMR is committed to publishing high-quality original research articles, reviews, and theoretical papers that make significant contributions to their respective fields and have the potential to impact multiple disciplines.
  • Promoting Innovation: We provide a platform for researchers to showcase innovative approaches, methodologies, and technologies that have the potential to drive progress across multiple domains.
  • Addressing Societal Issues: JMR encourages research that addresses pressing societal issues, offering evidence-based insights that can inform policies, practices, and decision-making.


The scope of the Journal of Multidisciplinary Research encompasses, but is not limited to, the following areas:

  • Science and Technology: Research at the intersection of science and technology, including advancements in engineering, computer science, and natural sciences.
  • Social Sciences: Exploration of societal and behavioural phenomena, including psychology, sociology, anthropology, and economics.
  • Humanities: Critical examination of literature, history, philosophy, and arts, emphasizing their relevance to contemporary issues.
  • Health and Medicine: Research in medical sciences, public health, and healthcare delivery, with an emphasis on interdisciplinary approaches to health challenges.
  • Business and Management: Studies related to management, entrepreneurship, economics, finance, and organizational behaviour.
  • Environmental Studies: Research on environmental sustainability, conservation, and climate change, emphasizing the interconnectedness of ecological systems.
  • Education: Exploration of educational theories, pedagogical practices, and the impact of technology on learning and teaching.
  • Policy and Governance: Analysis of public policies, governance structures, and their impact on society, including ethical considerations.
  • Cultural Studies: Examination of cultural phenomena, diversity, and their implications for contemporary societies.
  • Innovation and Technology Transfer: Research on the application and transfer of innovative technologies across diverse industries.

JMR welcomes contributions that foster a deeper understanding of the complex challenges facing our world today and that provide insights and solutions that transcend disciplinary boundaries. We invite scholars, researchers, and professionals to join us in this interdisciplinary journey towards advancing knowledge and addressing the multifaceted issues of our time.

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    Chief Editor
    Dr. Rasika Ranaweera


    Co Editor
    Ms. Narmada Balasooriya

    Editorial Board

    Dr. Madhavi Hewadikaram

    Dr. Damayanthi Dahanayake

    Dr. Malsha Mendis

    Dr. Samindi Jayawickrama

    Mr. Naji Saravanabavan

    Mr. Naji Saravanabavan

    Mr. Chamara Dissanayake


    Mr. Prabath Buddhika

    Mr. Lasitha De Silva


    Ms. Dinusha Weerasekera

    Ms. Rekha Kulasekara

    Mr. Praveen Ranaweera

    Ms. Gimhani Rangalla

    Journal of Multidisciplinary Research Author Guidelines

    Publication Format Guidelines


    General Format Setup:

    • Justified
    • 1.5 spaced
    • Times Roman 12-point font
    • 1 inch margins on top, bottom, left, and right
    • Page size A4
    • Headings numbered
    • Pages numbered
    • Diagrams and images placed appropriately within the text
    • The article should be between 5,000 and 8,000 words, including references, figures, and tables. Article should meet the word count requirements.
    • Include a title page with the title of your paper, author names, affiliations, contact information, and a brief author bio (100 words maximum) for each author.
    • Provide an informative abstract of 250-300 words summarising the main objectives, methods, results, and conclusions of the study. The abstract must encapsulate the principal topics of the paper.
    • Include a list of 5-7 keywords that best describe your research Length as specified above, excluding references and appendices when formatted as above. Keywords must be included right after the abstract.
    • Portrait oriented pages only
    • American Psychological Association (APA) 7th style should be used for referencing
    • DOI URLs must be mentioned for each article whenever possible

    Article title should be 1 inch from top: title should be centered, bold, 14 pt font, Times New Roman. Each author, with affiliation, should be centered below title, with space between first author and title, and each subsequent author/affiliation, 12 pt font, bold, Times New Roman.

    Publication Format Guidelines

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