Journal for International
Medical Graduates

An open-access academic journal by California Institute of Behavioral Neurosciences and Psychology, created to promote critical inquiry to inform and engage medical students, doctors, patients, and readers.

About the Journal

The journal for International Medical Graduates is an open-access academic journal created to promote critical inquiry to inform and engage medical students, doctors, patients, and readers.
The journal is editorially independent and is devoted to original research about graduate medical education. All articles published in the journal are made freely and permanently accessible online upon publication, without any subscription fee or registration obstacles. We give readers free and instant access to our information, enabling rapid recognition of the latest research.

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Author Guidelines

1. Format & Style


All manuscripts submission should be through online to be Uploaded on the website or email on A single word file should consist content in double space on with one inch margine on all sides. The single word file should consist title page, abstract, main text, tables, charts, images at its approriate places and references at last as per APA guidelines.


Following the cover page, there should be an abstract page, which should contain the title of paper, the subtitle "Abstract" and a summary of the paper in double space. It should be around 150 - 300 words in length along with three to four key words. The text of the paper should not start on this page, but on a fresh page. References should be cited in the style prescribed in the publication manual of the American Medical Association (AMA Guidelines). .

Figures & Tables:

Each figure/table should be numbered, titled. The position of figure or table should be placed at appropriate place within the article only.

Length of the Papers:

The total length of the paper should not exceed 2000 words (Includes abstract, table, chart, reference etc). Authors are requested to strictly follow the prescribed length.

2. Publication Fees

Publication Fee

The JIMG charges a publication fee of 150 USD for publication for an already edited grammar-wise correct paper. However, if grammar issues are found and/or the journal editing team considers the paper to be sent to editing then the fee of 250 USD will be charged.

International Authors

For International Authors (Authors outside the United State) need to pay US$ 150/- for single author for an article with a length of 2000 words. However, for every additional author US$ 50 extra to be paid and/or every additional 750 words an extra US$ 50 needs to be paid which is Non-Refundable.


As JIMGS journal does not get funding from any funding agencies it solely runs on the small fees that is collected from the esteemed authors. All the amount that is collected from the authors is reinvested on the Journal maintenance and growth. The publication fees will not be refunded if any author withdraws the article (for any reason) after review or acceptance as a lot of resources and manpower are invested in processing the article and making it reach the final stage to be accepted by our distinguished reviewers.

How to Pay

Once the article is accepted, the journal team will send the payment link to the authors to proceed with the payment. We accept all modes of payment; credit card, debit card, bank transfer, Venmo and PayPal.