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Aims and Scope

JSR aims to influence methodological aspects of statistics through the publication of original contributions in the development, improvement, or understanding of statistical theory. It also aims to publish innovative practices that examines new methods and demonstrates their application through motivating examples from real experimental or observational studies. Methodological submissions considered are expected to describe new or improved methods of data analysis with analytical and/or simulation-based validation with a comparison to existing methods, and a discussion on how the proposed method will impact the practice of statistics. Application submissions are expected to investigate interesting research questions that solve important problems in the society. Reviews of, and tutorials on contemporary statistical methods will also be considered.

Article submission

Manuscripts should be submitted in pdf format and LaTex file of the accepted paper need to be provided. Please submit two copies (PDF) of the manuscript, one with the author information and the other without author information to facilitate blind review.

Guideline/Sample Paper/Template

Accepted papers must be submitted as per the style of JSR. For convenience, a template file along with the style file is available for downloading. Please use these style and template files only.

Download all files in a zip file: jsr-template

The zip file contains the following files:

  1. LaTeX file (jsr-template.tex)
  2. JSR Style file (jsr.sty)
  3. Instructions (readme.txt)
  4. Macro file (macro.tex)
  5. A postscript graphics file (
  6. JSR .bib file (jsr.bib)
  7. ASA LaTeX style file (asa.sty)
  8. ASA bibliography style file (asa.bst)

Please download all files and put them in the same folder. To download you may right-click the link and then ‘Save Target As’ (if using Internet Explorer, or “Save Link As” if using Mozilla Firefox).

Where to submit

  • Please submit your articles to Electronic submission
  • Please submit two copies (PDF) of the manuscript
    • one with the author information and
    • the other without author information to facilitate blind review.

Paging charges and Reprints

Paging charge is USD 100 flat for each article from outside the SAARC countries. Each author will receive one printed copy of the journal. Additional copies may be ordered, well in advance, on extra payment. Authors from SAARC countries will receive one printed copy of the journal for a fixed price of USD 40 (BDT 1000 for authors from Bangladesh) including postage.

Mode of payment

Direct Bank transfer to the following account:

Account number: 440534003053
Bank name: Sonali Bank
Branch: University of Dhaka Branch
Dhaka, Bangladesh
(For convenience please let the journal office know about your transfer)


Crossed Bank Cheque/Demand Draft, which should be payable to:
The Director
ISRT, University of Dhaka
SB A/C No. 440534003053
Sonali Bank, Dhaka University Campus Branch
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh.


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