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Author Guidelines

1. Articles submitted for this journal may include writings on research results, conceptual ideas, studies and application of theories, literature review, and book reviews that have not been published in other journals and print media, and are not under review elsewhere. 

2. Articles are between 5000 words to 9000 words (excluding references and supplementary files), and they must be written in English. Each article must have an abstract (between 150-250 words) and 5 keywords written in both Indonesian and English. Titles should also be written in both Indonesian and English

3. Manuscripts are written in Microsoft Word (.docx), single-spaced, with normal margin, in A4 paper. Authors are required to use the template provided here

4. The article is an original work of the author and must be free from plagiarism. The contents of the article and possible violations of writing ethics are entirely the responsibility of the author. If their article is accepted, the author will be required to sign a form declaring that their article is free from plagiarism and has not been published elsewhere. 

5. The number of references should be no less than 30 and 80% of them should be taken from journals. They must be current, from primary resources, and are not published more than seven years ago. References should be taken from reputable and indexed sources (Scopus, WOS, Thompson Reuters, Sinta), please note that 50% of them should be internationally indexed. 

6. References are written conforming to APA Style (7th Edition) guidelines ( Please use reference manager applications such as Mendeley, EndNote, or Zotero.

7.  Any legal consequences which may arise because of the use of certain intellectual properties in an article shall be the sole responsibility of the author of the article. 

8. To facilitate communication with the journal, authors must include their e-mail addresses.


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission should not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere, or extended version of previously published papers in conferences and/ or journals
  2. The submission file is in Microsoft Word file format (*.doc, *.docx) as the template, that can be found here
  3. The submitted manuscript font is Century Schoolbook, with a size of 11 pts, with single spacing, on A4 paper size, the manuscript has to be written within 15 pages maximum
  4. The procedure for writing the article have been refer to the Instructions to Authors which can be found at Author Guidelines
  5. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal the right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgment of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal. 

  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgment of its initial publication in this journal. 

  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).


Privacy Statement

The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.


Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Submission: 0.00 (IDR)

Fast-Track Review: 0.00 (IDR)

Article Publication: 2000000.00 (IDR)