Paper submission Checklist

Papers must be written in A4 paper size. (21cm x 29.7 cm) and the automatic margins that have been set for this paper size must be strictly adhered to for all text, headings, tables and figures.
Title of the paper is no more than 15 words, centred and in 16pt font.
Author(s) name(s) appear below paper title in 14pt font and centred
Leave two emlines before and after the name(s) of the author(s)
All text in Arial provided
Section/sub-titles are in numbered sequentially, in bold and 14pt font
Leave one emline before and after each section/sub-title
Line spacing throughout paper is single-spaced (no double spacing please)
Abstract is in italics and justified both with 2.5 inch margin on both sides
Field of Research is indicated after Abstract. Leave two emlines after Field.
All text is in 12pt font except sub-titles
Author(s) affiliation, address and email is provided at the bottom of the first page in 10pt font
Figures, tables and charts are included within the body of the paper
Figures, text or tables are not coloured or shaded
Tables or figures do not break across two pages
All text is justified
Double space between two paragraphs are provided
No table provided in introduction, within conclusion and just after conclusion
All tables are provided within the margin and titles of the tables are centred
No space left at the beginning of the sentence of the new paragraph
Heading of the table or figure is provided on the top of the table or figure
End-notes are included if applicable (Please do not use footnotes) before reference section
Paper has been checked for grammar and spelling
References provided at the end in alphabetical order and 1cm hanging indent. Please delete all brackets before and after year of publication
No headers to be included in the paper
Page numbers to be included in a footer on the bottom right hand corner of the page in Times New Roman size 12.


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