Submission Guidelines


    The basic guidelines for submission are as follows:

    • The manuscript must be in MS Word format. Language of Publication: English.
    • The title must not exceed twelve words and must be in Times New Roman size 14.
    • The text must be in Times New Roman size 12. The headings must be in Times New Roman size 12.
    • Spacing must be 1 between lines. Double space between paragraphs.
    • The beginning of each paragraph must be indented except those immediately following a heading, quotation, example, figure, chart or table.
    • The preferred length is 3000-8000 words (excluding references, tables, notes). Longer articles are acceptable depending on merit.
    • The APA Style (Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. 6th ed., 2010) must be used for numbering, citations, and references to other publications.
    • End notes (if any) must appear at the end of the article.
    • An abstract of about 200 words must be included. It must be an informative summary of the article including the study’s purpose, subject information, methodology, types of data analyzed, main findings, and conclusions.
    • Keywords (4- 6) must be provided beneath the abstract to encapsulate the principal topics of the paper.
    • Tables, graphs, figures and charts must be typed and included as part of the manuscript. Acknowledgements (if any) must be placed before the References.
    • Send in (a) complete text, (b) complete text minus the title page to allow blind review, (c) author declaration form, and (d) corresponding author and co-author’s biodata forms.
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