submission guidelines


submission of abstract

Note: Please refer to the sample provided on the website for an easy reference.

Abstract Template (English & Malay)

Abstract Template (Arabic)

Abstract Sample


Please read the following guidelines carefully before submitting your abstract:

  1. A complete abstract needs to be submitted via the website (google link) only.

  2. Abstract submission must adhere to the submission deadline, or the abstract will not be accepted for inclusion in the conference.

  3. Initially, the abstract must pass a blind peer review. The abstract acceptance notification will be sent to the author only if the reviewer accepts the abstract. As a consequence of plagiarism, the abstract will be rejected without review.

  4. The maximum word limit for the abstract is 250 (excluding the title and author information). Written below the abstract are not more than five keywords.

  5. A complete abstract should include the name of author(s), institutional affiliation of author(s) and corresponding author email address.

  6. The abstract must be written either in Malay, English or Arabic language following the APA style (7th edition).

  7. For the abstract written in English and Malay language, please use Times New Roman font, size 12, single-line spacing, meanwhile for the abstract written in Arabic, please use Traditional Arabic, size 14, single-line spacing.

  8. It is the author’s responsibility to submit an abstract free of typographical errors. Any errors in spelling, grammar or scientific fact in the abstract text will be reproduced as typed by the author. Abstract titles will be subject to a spell check if the abstract is selected for presentation.

  9. Accepting the abstract in the conference and session assigned is entirely under the Abstract Committee responsibility based on the abstract review and its subject matters. All decisions made are final.

  10. Abstracts submitted should not be concurrently submitted for consideration to another conference and should be original.

  11. For the submission purpose, please follow this format of file submission; name of conference and corresponding author full name. (ex: ICFS2021_Azrul Kamaruddin).

submission of full paper

Note: Please refer to full paper sample provided in the website for easy reference.

Paper Template (English & Malay)

Paper Template (Arabic)


Format and Size

  1. The paper should comprise of the main title, name of author(s), institutional affiliation of author(s), corresponding author email address, and abstract.

  2. A full paper needs to be submitted via the website only.

  3. The abstract of full paper should not be more than 250 words in a single paragraph as well as single spacing. Also please include not more than five keywords.

  4. Articles in Malay and Arabic must have an abstract and title in English.

  5. Papers written in English should be in Microsoft Word format using Times New Roman, font size 12, single spacing and page size 18cm x 24cm (margin – 2.54cm top/bottom and 2.54cm on left/right).

  6. Papers written in Arabic should be in Microsoft Word format using Traditional Arabic, font size 16, 1.5 spacing and page size 18cm x 24cm (margin – 2.54cm top/bottom and 2.54cm on left/right).

  7. The paper should be between 5000 and 7000 words in length.

  8. File name must include name of conference and corresponding author full name. (ex: ICFS2021_Azrul Kamaruddin)


Title

  1. The font size of the main title on the front page is 14 (Arabic: 18).

  2. For papers written in Arabic, font size of the main title on the front page is 18.

  3. The main title should be uppercase, bold, and centred at the top of the first page of your paper.

  4. If you choose to have a subtitle, it should be also uppercase and centred directly below the main title.

Headings

  1. Headings must be capitalized, bold, and left justified.

  2. Sub heading must be capitalized, bold, and left justified.

  3. Use double space before starting the next paragraph and headings.

  4. Font size of the main heading is 12 (Arabic:16) and the subheading should be 12 (Arabic: 16).

Referencing

  1. Only APA style (7th edition) is accepted.

  2. All references should be at the end of the text in alphabetical order.

  3. All References must be in Time New Roman ONLY.

full paper reviewing process

  1. All manuscripts will be subjected to single blind peer-review and are expected to meet the scientific criteria of novelty and academic excellence.

  2. The submitting author is responsible for ensuring that the article’s publication has been approved by all other co-authors and takes responsibility for the paper during submission and peer review.

  3. The publisher will not be held legally responsible should there be any claims for compensation.