Submission

Manuscript contributions are currently invited from faculty members, undergraduate students, postgraduate students, academicians, researchers, private institutions and industrial practices who would like to use MIJ to present and discuss their research. 

Types of Papers 

The Journal accepts the following categories of papers:
a)Original research

b)Position papers/review papers

c)Short-papers (with well-defined ideas, but lacking research results or having preliminary results)

d)Technology or theory Discussion/Overview Papers

Publication  flowchart 

Below is the publication flowchart.

 

There is no submission dateline. However, a minimum of two months is required started from the submission date. Delay of publication may occurs until the editor satisfied with the  final revisions.

Peer Review Process
All submitted papers are subjected to a comprehensive blind review process by at least 2 subject area experts, who judge the paper on its relevance, originality, clarity of presentation and significance. The review process is expected to take 8-12 weeks at the end of which the final review decision is communicated to the author. In case of rejection authors will get helpful comments to improve the paper for resubmission to other journals. The journal may accept revised papers as new papers which will go through a new review cycle.

General guidelines

Each manuscript should be no more than 16 pages in length inclusive of tables, figures, illustrations and references. The journal welcomes submissions written in either English or Bahasa Melayu. Please include Title, Abstract and Keywords in English if the paper is in Bahasa Melayu. General guidelines for the manuscript are as the following: 

 

  1. Make sure to put all the authors affiliation with  the organization email.

  2. Well written abstract (clear problem statement, objective/contribution, brief methodology, finding).

  3. Clear and concise introduction (should start with a general overview, make sure no figures, tables and equations in the introduction).

  4. Clear methodology explanation

               - Make sure all figures and tables are clear and referred in text before the tables/figures.

               - Make sure all the figures, tables  are explained.

                -All figures and tables must have their caption, avoid figures from Internet although with citation

                -Numbering is correctly arranged.

                -Equations must be centered and numbered.

  5. Results and Discussion

                -Make sure figures and tables explain the results accordingly.

 6.  Each paper must has an acknowledgement section.

7.   References:

                 -Make sure they are updated (at least 70% of references)

                 -All references adhered the IEEE format.

                 -All references are cited. Or cited references are in the reference list

                 -Make sure each reference has the important information (year, page number, volume of journal)  and accurate.

                 -Thesis or Dissertation WEBSITES are not allowed as one of the references.

8.  Number of Authors

                - The maximum number of authors is limited to 5 (started in Vol2 Issue 2).

8.  Here is the journal template

Submission of manuscript

All submitted manuscripts will be reviewed by our designated reviewers. We will provide feedback on your manuscript within 4 weeks for your undertaking before it is ready to be published. Submission of manuscript is through the MIJ submission system at http://myjms.mohe.gov.my/index.php/mij/

Privacy Statement

The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.

 

Copyright statement

After final editing, please fill in the declaration form.

MIJ uses turnitin software (https://www.turnitin.com) in which the university subscribes to in order to detect plagiarism. Similarity index of 25% and less is acceptable. MIJ is committed to upholding the quality of the manuscripts. We really appreciate the commitment of authors in helping MIJ to reach the high standard of publication.  Please read and follow the publication ethics (https://www.mijuitmjournal.com/ethics). Thank you.

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