Author Guidelines

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Guidelines For Publishing Authors

Must be in English prepared on a standard A4 size paper setting in Microsoft word. It must be prepared in 12-point Times New Roman Font, single line spacing, typed on one side of the paper and single column with 1” margin set for top, bottom, left and right and must not exceed 15pages (including tables, figures, reference and appendices). Manuscripts of a paper should have a cover page providing the title of the paper, name(s), address, phone numbers and e-mail address of all authors and acknowledgments, if any.

Abstract should be in fully justified setting and on 11point font sizes. It must not exceed 500 words. The abstract should elaborate research background and methodology. The major finding(s) and conclusion must be presented in brief. Abbreviations must be mentioned in full. Objectives, Methodology, Results/Findings, and Conclusion are essential elements of the abstract. A maximum of 6 keywords, listed alphabetically is recommended at the bottom of the abstract.

The body of the paper following the abstract should be single-space, and both left and right justified. First-level headings should be centered, boldface, with the “SIZE14” (Following the abstract, include a first level heading before the first paragraph of the body of the paper to clearly separate the two).

Figures, Tables & Equations should be simple, centered, separately numbered & self-explained, and titles must be above the tables/figures. Sources of data should be mentioned below the table/figure. It should be ensured that tables/figures are referred to from the main text.

References should be listed on a separate page at the end of the paper. A line must be skipped between references. The approved referencing style is the 6th edition APA referencing style.

Manuscripts submitted for review shall be considered only on confirmation of payment of review fee of (scanned teller sent to: Editorial coordinator).

If article is accepted for publication, the corrected version should be resubmitted as an e-mail attachment along with the scanned teller for payment to the Editorial coordinator.

Amount to be paid as publication fee would be communicated to Authors whose article have been accepted for publication.