Publication Type: Print (2672-7293) & Online (0128-0384)
Publication Frequency: Annual (Dec 2008 - 2017, Aug 2018), Biannual (Feb & Aug 2019 - present)
Publisher: Faculty of Business & Accountancy, University of Malaya

Aims & Scope

AJAP is dedicated to providing a platform for researchers to discuss and forward issues affecting Asian countries, exchange ideas and share experiences related to their areas of expertise and interest in accounting and finance. We welcome quality research work in a form of research paper, literature review paper, case study, conceptual paper, and book review that is well written and falling within the AJAP's aims and scope.

Review Process

All submitted manuscripts will undergo plagiarism screening before editors evaluate the feasibility and suitability of the manuscript with the AJAP's aims and scope. Then, a minimum of two independent referees who are experts in the area of research is appointed to perform a double-blind peer-review.


All submissions must use the journal template that can be downloaded here. No submission/process/publication fee for this journal. However, accepted papers for publication in AJAP (if necessary) are to be sent for language editing/proofreading and at the expense of the Authors. 

Originality & Publication

The manuscript must be original work that is not under submission to another journal or under consideration for publication in another form such as a chapter of a book. Authors of submitted manuscripts are obligated not to submit their manuscript for publication elsewhere until an editorial decision is rendered. AJAP is published in an Open Access platform. All articles are free for readers to read, download, copy, print, search or link to the full text. Hence, can be only used for lawful purposes with a proper citation to AJAP. Authors and readers are restricted to republish any full-text articles that have been published in AJAP to elsewhere, printed or online, including organisation repository or personal website without an approval from AJAP. The Copyrights for articles published in AJAP remain with the Faculty of Business and Accountancy, University of Malaya as the Publisher.


Malaysian Citation Index (MYCITE), Directory of Open Access scholarly Resources (ROAD), Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), Crossref, MyJurnal, Asian Digital Library, Google Scholar



Call for Papers


We welcome submissions of quality research for consideration and publication in Asian Journal of Accounting Perspectives (AJAP). Submissions can be made at any time with no article processing charge (APC). All submitted paper will undergo plagiarism screening. Paper that falls under AJAP's aims and scope will be handle by our editors. At least two independent reviewers experts in the subject area will be appointed for a double-blind review process. The average time of process paper from submission to first decision is between 2 to 4 weeks. AJAP publishes bi-annually at the end of February and end of August. 

Please review our Statement of Publication EthicsLicences and Copyright Notice, and Submission Guidelines before making submissions.

Vol 13 No 2 (2020)

Published: 2021-01-29

Editorial Note

Rusnah Muhamad, Mazni Abdullah, Ervina Alfan
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