How to change dissertation to journal paper?

  1. Recognize the best journal for your work./ select a journal. By ensure that your article is within the journal’s aim and scope.
  2. Reduce the length of your thesis. By paraphrase without distort the meaning of your work, select, and repurpose parts of your thesis.
  3. Reformat the introduction as an abstract. Shorten introduction to 100-150 words, use introduction and discussion to formulate an abstract.
  4. Revise the introduction. Consider combining  your research questions or choose to focus on one for the article.
  5. Straighten the methods section.  Discussion about research approach must be short.
  6. State main findings in the results. Expose main findings in the results section in brief statements.
  7. Restrict the number of references. Choose the most relevant, recently and format them correctly.


  • Last Updated Jan 26, 2023
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  • Answered By Sadaf Shahid

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