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Author Guidelines

Papers in these tracks:
Electronic and Electrical Engineering (EE), Civil Engineering (CE), Chemical Engineering & Natural Resources (CHEM), Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering (MME), Science (SCI), and Information & Communication Technology (ICT)
will be published in ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences (JEAS), indexed by SCOPUS. The paper manuscript should be prepared according to Format JEAS.

Papers in this track
Education, Social Science & Technology Management (ESTM)
will be published in Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences (MJSS), indexed by SCOPUS. The paper manuscript should be prepared according to Format MJSS.

Please use this template (JEAS AuthorTemplate)

The JEAS AuthorTemplate has incorporated the paper format for ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences (JEAS) as follows:

Formatting and Style

Each paper is normally between 5 to 8 pages, and additional pages might be charged. Please follow the Conference format. Papers less than 5 pages should not be submitted.

Margins:  Top: 0.7 inch, Bottom: 0.7 inch
                Left: 0.7 inch, Right: 0.7 inch

Paper: Portrait, A4 size (8.27 inch x 11.69 inch)

Header/Footer 0.4 inch Each

Bookman old style, Font size 14

Times New Roman, Font size 11

Times New Roman, Font size 9

Times New Roman, Font size 10

Times New Roman, Font size 9


(Introduction, Literature Review, Materials and Methods Results and Discussions, Acknowledgement, References etc.)

Times New Roman, Font size 10, Single Spaced,
Justify both sides, First Line of all Paragraphs indented,
No Line Breaks between Paragraphs

In case of 2 columns
    Column Width: 3.28 inch
    Column Spacing: 0.3 inch
    With equal column width

JPG and GIF format
Inserted immediately after the citation in the text

Times New Roman, Font size 10
Inserted immediately after the citation in the text

MS Word (.doc or docx)

Follow the paper format for the Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences (MJSS).

Formatting and Style

Preferred papers must be 4000-6000 words maximum including tables and references. Abstract should not exceeds 250 words.

Please use the following rules for whole text, including abstract, keywords, heading and references.

1. Margins: 1 Inch (2,54 cm) on all sides (top, bottom, left, right)
2. Font Size and Type: 12-pt. Garamond (preferred) or Times New Roman font
3. Line Spacing: Single space throughout the paper, including the title page, abstract, body of the document, references, appendixes, footnotes,  tables, and figures.
4. Alignment: Justified
5. Orientation: portrait
6. Page size: A4

Preparation of text

1. Title: 14 pts, uppercase and lowercase letters bolded and centered
2. Name and personal information (academic title, institutional affiliation and e-mail address) should be placed under the title.
3. Abstract (150-250 words) and should include the following: aim, method, results and conclusion. The abstract must be written in Garamond or Times New Roman, Font Size 10 and Italic.
4. Keywords: up to 5 key words, Garamond or Times New Roman, Font Size 10 and bolded.
5. Spacing: Between abstract and main text, you should leave two empty lines.
6. Subdivision of the article: The papers should be structured in title and subtitle sections and should be numbered: 12 pts, alignment left (the  abstract is not included in section numbering). Between title section and main text one empty line should be left.

Example of subdivision of the article:

1. Introduction
1.1 Research Methods
1.1.1 Analysis Result

Tables and figures
should be included within the text of the paper and must be numbered
References and Footnotes
References should follow the referencing style used by the American Psychological Association (APA) in alphabetical order. All sources cited in the paper must be included in the References section.

Citations in the text
Source material must be documented in the body of the paper by citing the author(s) and date(s) of the sources. Please ensure that every  reference cited in the text is also present in the reference list (and vice versa). Avoid citation in the abstract. Unpublished results and personal  communications should not be in the reference list, but may be mentioned in the text. Citation of a reference as “in press” implies that the item  has been accepted for publication.

Citing and listing of web references
As a minimum, the full URL should be given. Any further information, if known (author names, dates, reference to a source publication, etc.),  should also be given. Web references can be listed separately (e.g., after the reference list) under a different heading if desired, or can be included in the referen ce list.

Examples of references:

Reference to a journal publication:
Van der Geer, J., Hanraads, J. A. J., & Lupton R. A. (2000). The art of writing a scientific article. Journal of Scientific Communications, 163, 51-59.

Reference to a book:
Strunk, W., Jr., & White, E. B. (1979). The elements of style. (3rd ed.). New York: Macmillan.

Reference to a chapter in an edited book:
Mettam, G. R., & Adams, L. B. (1994). How to prepare an electronic version of your article. In B. S. Jones, & R. Z. Smith (Eds.), Introduction to the electronic age (pp. 281-304). New York: E-Publishing Inc.

Reference to a web source:
Smith, Joe, (1999), One of Volvo's core values. [Online] Available: http ://www. volvo. com/environment/index.htm (July 7,1999)

Content footnotes are occasionally used to support substantive information in the text. Place the footnotes at the end of the page: 10-pt. Garamond or Times New Roman.

English is the official language of the conference. Prospective authors are kindly invited to submit full text papers including results, tables, figures and references.

All submitted articles should report original, previously unpublished research results, experimental or theoretical. Articles submitted to the Conference should meet these criteria and must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere. Manuscripts should follow the style of the Conference and are subject to both review and editing.

Paper Length Limit


The length of the papers limited to 8 pages, including all figures, tables, and references. Authors who would like to publish articles with extra pages in MUCET 2015, the additional cost is USD 30 per page after the 8th page.


Preferred papers must be 4000-6000 words maximum including tables and references. Abstract should not exceeds 250 words.

Submission Preparation Checklist

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another conference for consideration.
  2. Follows author guidelines and use the template in Microsoft Word (doc).
  3. All figures, tables and references are cited in the text.
  4. All author names and the corresponding emails are written in the submitted manuscript. This will be used to send the acceptance letter (if accepted).

Submission methods

Before submitting article to MUCET 2015, please make sure the full paper has been prepared using the correct templates.

There are two submission methods: Online Submission System 

Topics of Interest

When submitting a paper, you have to select one of the following tracks:

  1. Electronics and Electrical Engineering (EE), JEAS-Template
  2. Civil Engineering (CE), JEAS-Template
  3. Chemical Engineering and Natural Resources (CHEM), JEAS-Template
  4. Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (MME), JEAS-Template
  5. Education, Social Sciences and  Technology Management (ESTM), Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences (MJSS)..
  6. Science (SCI), JEAS-Template
  7. Information and Communication Technology (ICT), JEAS-Template

The details of the topics can be found here.

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