Manuscript submitted for publication must conform to the following guidelines:
Journal on Leadership and Policy (JLP) is a refereed journal published by Institute of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad Thoughts. The journal covers all aspects of leadership and policy, its theories and application. The JLP Editorial Board would like to invite you to submit original research articles and critical theoretical reviews for consideration. Coverage will include but is not limited to issues surrounding:

  • Leadership Practices
  • Policy
  • Institutional Building
  • Management
  • Political and Corporate Figures
  • Skills and Training
  • Youth
  • Social Issues

Editorial Policy: Articles submitted to the Journal on Leadership and Policy (JLP) should not be under consideration by any other journal, and the letter accompanying the submission of any manuscript should contain a clear statement to this effect. The Editors reserve the right to edit/format the manuscript to maintain a consistent style.

Copyright: It is a condition of publication that authors vest copyright of their articles, including abstracts, to the Journal on Leadership and Policy (JLP).

Manuscript Submission:All manuscripts and correspondence should be directed to:

Editor-in-Chief
Journal on Leadership and Policy (JLP)
Institute of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad Thoughts (IPDM)
Universiti Utara Malaysia
06010 Sintok, Kedah, Malaysia.
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Website: http://jlp.uum.edu.my
Fax: 604- 9284842


Once the manuscript has been accepted for publication, the Board will request a softcopy of the final version in Microsoft Word. The Editorial Board reserves the right to make editorial changes for the purpose of clarity. The first author of the article will receive a complimentary copy of the journal. Manuscripts submitted will not be returned.