Author Guidelines

Manuscript Title (Times new roman, 14 pt, Title Case)



The abstract should be written in New Times Roman, 11pt. It should not exceed 250 words. Abstract must be followed by three to five keywords describing the study.

Keywords: Keyword keyword, keyword.



Main text may include following sections: Introduction, Method, Results, Discussion, Conclusion, References, and Appendices. Title of the main sections must be written in Times New Roman, 12pt, UPPERCASE, and bold. Several sub-sections within a section may be written. Sub-sections may include some of the followings: Population and Sample, Data Collection Method, Data Analysis, Item Analysis, Pilot Study, Educational Importance, Educational Implications, Future Research and Suggestions. Title of Sub-sections must be written in Times New Roman, 12pt, Title Case, and bold.


Tables: Use table only when it is necessary. Table should be brief and explanatory. Each column must have a column heading. The word “Table” should be written on the upper left side with its Arabic number. Title explaining its content should be in the next line, which must be written in Title Case and italic. Table must have a clear and concise title. Explanations of abbreviations and symbols must be given in Note section of the table. Tables should be within the text or at the top of the following page. Tables should be left-aligned.  Title to Note, every section of a table must be written in Times New Roman, 11pt. Tables should be mentioned in the text with their numbers.

Table 1.

Example for Use of a Table













Note. In the Gender column, 0 and 1 stand for female and male, respectively


Figures: Figures only be used when it is necessary. Figures must be simple, clean, and its resolution is high. Figures must be between 106 – 175 mm. wide. Figures must be numbered consecutively with Arabic numerals.  Text in the figure should be Times New Roman and 11pt. All figures must include figure number and a title with a legend and caption. These elements must appear below the visual display. Are all abbreviations and symbols should be explained in a figure legend or figure caption.



Acknowledgements of people, grants, funds, etc. should be placed in a separate section before the References. If the work has been presented in a conference or scholarly meeting, it should be mentioned here.



Please follow the APA 6th edition for this section. You can get more information here:

If the original name of the reference is in another language than English, you must provide English titles within square brackets.


Supplementary material should be collected in an Appendix section.