11th September, 2020, Matara, Sri Lanka

Submission Guidelines

Author(s) should prepare their manuscript according to following guidelines.

Author(s) should confirm that the paper is original and has not been previously published or simultaneously under consideration for any other conference or publication. Manuscripts must be in English (British dictionary for spelling) and in MS Word (Doc/Docx) format.

  • Title: A concise and informative title
  • Abstract: Abstract should be within 200 – 250 words; no citations
  • Keywords: Provide 3-5 keywords in an alphabetical order

Authors are requested to attach completed Author Information Form along with the manuscript.

The main text of the paper should contain:

  • Introduction
  • Research problem
  • Review of the relevant literature
  • Methods
  • Data analysis
  • Results and discussion, and
  • Conclusion

The full paper should not exceed the maximum of 10 pages (A4 size) including references and appendices. In case of more than 10 pages, the author has to make an additional payment of USD 10 (International) and LKR 1000 (Local) per each additional page.

Paper Submission

Formatting of the Document
Authors should prepare the manuscripts according to the formatting specification given below.
  • Font: Georgia
  • Title: 14pt, bold, center aligned, capitalize the first letter of each word, limit your title to maximum ten words
  • First level headings: 11pt, bold, center aligned
  • Second level headings: 10pt, bold, left aligned
  • Third level headings: 10pt, italics, left aligned
  • Table titles: 10pt, center aligned and should be placed in the main text at the exact position
  • Figure: 10pt, center aligned and should be placed in the main text at the exact position
  • Paragraph text: 9pt, 1.5 lines spacing, justified
  • Footnotes and References: 9pt
  • Follow APA referencing style for all types of references