Plagiarism Guidelines

Currently, NDU is following the HEC (Pakistan) policies regarding plagerism and similarity index, by using the Turnitin Originality Report software. Zero tolerance Policy on Plagiarism issue is the hallmark of NDU, though HEC has allowed max 19% similarity index. However NDU Journal aims for original script having 10 or below than 10 % Turnitin Originality Report. Moreover no single source should have similarity index more than 4%.

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