Plagiarism Policy

NDU is following the Higher Education Commission (HEC) (Pakistan) policies regarding plagiarism and similarity index, by using the Turnitin Originality Report software. HEC has allowed max 19% similarity index. As the Strategic Thought Journal carry the fame of par excellence research, articles having less than 10% Turnitin Originality Report coupled with original thought (single author) are given preference for publication. Moreover no single source should have similarity index more than 4%.