Submission Guidelines

SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACT ONLINE – The abstract must be submitted to the secretariat at fiham2017@usm.my .

  • Length: 300 words
  • Language : English / Malay
  • File type: Microsoft Word
  • Font: Times New Roman, size 11pts.
  • Spacing: 1.0
  • Biodata: 50 words

SUBMISSION OF FULL PAPER ONLINE – The full paper must be submitted to the secretariat at fiham2017@usm.my

All paper submissions must observe the following guidelines:

  • Language: Papers must be written in Malay / English
  • Fille type: Microsoft Word
  • Length and Sub-headings: 4000 - 5000 words (Maximum - 8 pages) and structured into the following sub-headings:
    • Title of Paper
    • Author(s) and affiliation(s)
    • Abstract (with five identified keywords)
    • Introduction / Aims / Objectives
    • Literature Review / Framework
    • Methodology
    • Findings and Discussions
    • Conclusion
    • References
  • Referencing Style: APA
  • Format and Other Requirements:
    • Font: Times New Roman, size 11pts.
    • Spacing: 1.5
    • Title: Type in UPPER CASE letters, bold and left aligned.
    • Author(s) names: Type in UPPER CASE letters
    • Author(s) affiliation(s):  Type in lower case letters

*The first author will be considered as the contact person for all correspondence related to the article.

The full paper must be submitted before the conference date. If you submitting more than one paper, each must be sent in a separate e-mail. Full papers that are faxed will be NOT be considered for publication.

Selected full papers in English will be published in SCOPUS indexed proceedings.