RESEARCH (P-JMR) ISSN: 2519-1772

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About the Journal

The Polaris – Journal of Maritime Research (PJMR) is produced by National Institute of Maritime Affairs (NIMA), formerly known as National Centre for Maritime Policy Research (NCMPR). The Centre was established as the Karachi Chapter of National Institute of Maritime Affairs (NIMA) in 2007 to provide a seat of excellence for maritime policy research and serve as a Think Tank for multidisciplinary study and analysis of maritime.

Brief about Polaris Journal of Maritime Research (PJMR)

Polaris – Journal of Maritime Research (PJMR) is a multi-disciplinary social science journal which aims to promote and highlight information and knowledge about maritime affairs. PJMR is an internationally peer-reviewed and ISSN registered academic journal which focuses on the maritime dimensions of economic, social, environmental, historical and legal subjects. The journal is supported by the centralized funds of Bahria University.

Scope of Journal

We welcome academic contributions from all fields of regional and international maritime significance. Research scholars and academicians are encouraged to submit their original and unpublished contributions in the form of research articles, policy papers and book reviews which cover the broad spectrum of maritime subjects such as:

  • Geo-Politics and Strategic Maritime Environment
  • Maritime Security
  • Maritime Trade and Economy
  • Ports and Logistics
  • Environmental Issues and Oceans Governance
  • Maritime Laws & Policies
  • Maritime Technology
  • Maritime Training and Education
  • Sustainable Utilization of Marine Resources

The Journal accepts papers all year round. To submit your paper in Polaris Journal of Maritime Research (PJMR) please Click here or email pjmr@bahria.edu.pk for assistance.


Issue IV, Volume I

Year 2023


Issue III, Volume I

Year 2022


Issue II, Volume I

Year 2021


Issue I, Volume I

Year 2020

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