Authors are advised to prepare their manuscripts before submission, using the following guidelines:
All files should be submitted as MS Word compatible documents.
Times New Roman font, 12 sized and double line spaced. Single columned layout and in A4 sized paper.
Article Length and numbering
Articles can contain maximum of 20 pages including references.
All lines should be numbered during the submission.
A title of not more than 15 words should be provided.
Article Title Page
An Article Title Page should be submitted alongside each individual article using the template provided. This should include:
Author Details (see below)
Structured Abstract (see below)
Keywords (see below)
Content (see below)
Full name of each author
Affiliation of each author, at time research was completed. If more than one author has contributed to the article, details of who should be contacted for correspondence
Official E-mail address of the corresponding author
ORCID id of the corresponded author
A single paragraphed abstract containing maximum of 200 words. The abstract should include purpose of the study, design/methodology/approach, findings, research limitations/implications (if applicable), and also could mention the originality/value of the work.
Provide up to five keywords encapsulating the principal topics of the paper.
Whilst we will endeavor to use submitted keywords in the published version, all keywords are subject to approval by SLJoT’s editorial team and may be replaced by a matching term to ensure consistency, if necessary.
Arrange the manuscript based on the following structure:
Title Page (with the title, authors name with affiliations, abstract and keywords)
Materials and Method
Results (with sub headings)
Discussion (without sub headings)
Acknowledgement (if any)
References (APA Style)
Author contributions (names with their respective contributions towards the manuscript)
Tables and Figures (arranged at the bottom of the manuscript in order on separate pages)
References to other publications must be in APA Citation Style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency.
Author should provide at least three (3) potential reviewers who can review their manuscript
The Authors should fill the copyright transfer form while they submit the paper, which can be downloaded from the Sri Lankan Journal of Technology official web site: http://seu.ac.lk/sljot/download.php.