About the Journal


Journal of Business Management and Accounting (JBMA) is an open access, semi-annually peer-reviewed international journal published by UUM Press and managed by Institute for Management and Business Research (IMBRe), Universiti Utara Malaysia. It provides an avenue to academicians, researchers, managers and others to publish their research work that contributes to the knowledge and theory of business and accounting related disciplines. JBMA is published twice a year (January and July) and it does not charge for the submission or processing of articles.

Aims and Scope

The Journal of Business Management and Accounting (JBMA), is established for the purpose of publishing and maintaining high-quality research in business management and accounting. This will be achieved through methodological strategies of understanding and solving critical developing problems and issues related to business management and accounting. Conceptual and empirical submissions are encouraged to all areas of business management, accounting and other disciplines such as:

Established areas

  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Banking
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Ethics

Open Access Policy

Journal of Business Management and Accounting (JBMA) is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) definition of open access.

Archiving Policy

This journal subscribes LOCKSS and CLOCKSS archival system based at Stanford University Libraries, United Kingdom, through PKP Private LOCKSS and CLOCKSS Network program.