Workflow and important deadlines for Malaysian Journal of Science (MJS) Special Issue publication

Process

Dateline

Email Invitation for full paper submission

1/12/19

Due date for  full paper submission

31/12/19

Reviewing and Revision

15/3/19

Best selected paper’s screened by MJS Sp Issue Editor

30/4/19

Decision and acceptance of manuscript

1/5/19

Copy editing process

3/5/19

Online article ready (for 1st special issue)

1/6/19

Online article ready (for 2nd special issue)

1/12/19

Submission & Preparation Guidelines

PLEASE TAKE NOTE THE DUE DATE FOR FULL PAPER SUBMISSION IS 1/1/2019.

ANY PAPER SUBMITTED AFTER DUE DATE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR POSSIBLE PUBLICATION.

Prepare the article manuscript according to Author Guidelines found at:

https://ejournal.um.edu.my/index.php/MJS/about/submissions

Primarily (prepare in separate files/documents):

1. Article text without author and affiliation (with figures and tables placed within the text).

2. Title page with author and affiliation details.

In order to submit your article, please register first at the online journal system for Malaysian Journal of Science:

https://mjs.um.edu.my/index.php/MJS/user/register

After registration, you may login at:

https://mjs.um.edu.my/index.php/MJS/login

After logging in, please follow the steps below to submit your manuscript:

1. Click the “Submissions” menu on the left pane.

2. Then, click “New Submission” button on the right.

3. Read the copyright statement and tick “I agree to abide by the terms of the copyright statement” to acknowledge the statement.

4. In the “Section” list, select Special Issue UMIndo Symposium.

5. Read and acknowledge the “Submission Requirements” checklist.

6. Optional: Enter comments to the editor in the provided space.

7. Click “Save and continue” button.

8. Upload the article components (follow the instructions to upload the files one by one):

     i. Article text without author and affiliation (with figures and tables placed within the text).

     ii. Title page with author and affiliation details.

9. Enter metadata: Enter the information such as title, subtitle/short title, abstract, contributors and keywords.

10. Confirmation: Click the “Finish submission” button to submit your manuscript.