Author Guidelines

Author Guidelines

The International Journal of Communication and Computer Technologies (IJCCTS) welcomes submissions from researchers, scholars, engineers, and practitioners. To ensure a smooth submission process, please adhere to the following guidelines:

1. Types of Manuscripts:

  • Original Research Papers: Detailed studies presenting new and significant research.
  • Review Articles: Comprehensive overviews of recent developments in specific areas.
  • Technical Notes: Brief reports on innovative techniques or recent advancements.

2. Manuscript Preparation:

  • Language: Manuscripts must be written in clear and concise English.
  • Format: Submit manuscripts in Word or LaTeX format.
  • Structure: Typically, manuscripts should include the following sections:
    • Title Page: Title, author names, affiliations, and contact information of the corresponding author.
    • Abstract: A concise summary of up to 250 words.
    • Keywords: 3-5 keywords for indexing purposes.
    • Introduction: Background, objectives, and significance of the study.
    • Methodology: Detailed description of the research methods and materials used.
    • Results: Presentation of research findings with appropriate use of tables and figures.
    • Discussion: Interpretation of the results, implications, and comparison with previous work.
    • Conclusion: Summary of the findings and potential future directions.
    • References: Complete list of cited works in a consistent citation style (e.g., APA, IEEE).

3. Formatting Requirements:

  • Title Page: Include the title, full names, and affiliations of all authors, and the contact details of the corresponding author.
  • Figures and Tables: Place figures and tables within the text at relevant points, each with a caption.
  • References: Use a consistent citation style. Ensure all references cited in the text are listed in the reference section and vice versa.

4. Submission Process:

  • Online Submission: Submit manuscripts via the journal’s online submission system at [insert submission link].
  • Cover Letter: Include a cover letter explaining the manuscript’s contribution and significance.
  • Acknowledgments: Mention any funding sources or contributions from individuals not listed as authors.

5. Ethical Considerations:

  • Originality: Submissions must be original and not under consideration elsewhere.
  • Plagiarism: Proper citation and acknowledgment of sources are required. Plagiarism is strictly prohibited.
  • Conflicts of Interest: Disclose any potential conflicts of interest.
  • Human and Animal Rights: Research involving human or animal subjects must comply with ethical standards and include statements confirming informed consent and ethical approval.

6. Peer Review Process:

  • Initial Screening: Manuscripts undergo an initial check for adherence to guidelines and plagiarism.
  • Review: Manuscripts are peer-reviewed by at least two independent reviewers in a double-blind process.
  • Revisions: Authors may be asked to revise their manuscript based on reviewers' comments.
  • Final Decision: The editor makes the final decision based on the reviewers’ feedback.

7. Post-Acceptance:

  • Proofs: Authors receive proofs for final review before publication.
  • Open Access: IJCCTS is an open-access journal, making all published content freely available online.
  • Publication Fees: Information about any applicable publication fees can be found on the journal’s website.

8. Appeals and Complaints:

  • Appeal Process: Authors can appeal editorial decisions by submitting a detailed explanation to the editorial office.
  • Complaint Resolution: Complaints regarding ethical issues are handled in accordance with the journal’s established procedures.

Contact Information: For any queries or further assistance, please contact the editorial office at

By following these guidelines, authors can ensure a smooth submission process and contribute to the high standards of the International Journal of Communication and Computer Technologies.