Author Guidelines

ICTACT Journals publish research articles that map the new frontiers in emerging technologies of the ICT domain. Our journals serve the purpose of providing a platform for Researchers, Students, and Faculties to exhibit their research ideas to the entire community. Apart from regular papers, we also publish special issues on specific topic of interest to the international ICT community.

General Guidelines

ICTACT Journals are dedicated to publishing quality research papers that are novel in concept and all other aspects of research.

  • Submission of an article to ICTACT requires an understanding that the paper is not already published or under consideration for publications with other journals.
  • The content has not been copied or plagiarized in whole or in part from other works.
  • Articles should be submitted only in MS-Word format and pdf files are NOT accepted.
  • Articles for submission should strictly follow the format of the Template available in our website (Click here to download)

Once the article has been submitted to ICTACT Journals, it is understood that the article has been read and approved by all the co-authors and all agreed to the submission of the article. Corresponding author is responsible for the article during the review process and also for the collection and provision of copyrights from each co-author after acceptance.

Language Standards

ICTACT Journals can only accept research articles written in English. Authors should note that they are writing for international audience. National colloquialisms and idiomatic use of language should be avoided to the extent possible. Word choices and sentence constructions that might imply bias against persons on the basis of gender, racial or ethnic group membership, disability, sexual orientation, or age should be avoided.

Figures & Tables

Figures and tables should be numbered and cited in the text in the sequence of appearance. Authors are requested to submit high resolution, gray-scale images in editable format. All the figures and tables should carry a caption which comprises a brief title and a description.


Upon acceptance of an article, the authors must guarantee that the submitted article has not been previously published, is not being concurrently submitted or published elsewhere, and is their own unique work. If the paper is selected for publication, the authors will get information on how to complete and submit the Copyright Transfer Agreement (available for download here). The following rights will be granted to the publisher while the author retains the following rights:

The Publisher’s Rights Include:

  • A right to first publish (print and electronic) and disseminate the article under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License for the purposes of Open Access publication.
  • The right to provide the article in all forms and media so the article can be used on the latest technology even after publication.
  • Additional rights to enforce the rights in the work, on behalf of an author, against third parties in the case of plagiarism, ethic disputes and fraud
Rights Retained by authors:


There are no charges involved in publishing with ICTACT Journals. Authors and co-authors will receive individual complimentary copies of the journal in which their article has been published.

Submission Process

Manuscript should be prepared based on the template available in our website

Submission of manuscript should be written in English. Upon acceptance of an article, the author(s) are assumed to have transferred the copyright of the article to the ICTACT Journals. Authors are requested to submit the paper ONLY in MS WORD format through online submission as per the template. The papers can be submitted throughout the year. Articles should be prepared in accordance to the author guidelines available in

The papers can be submitted throughout the year. Articles which are in the scope of our special issues should be directly sent to the contact person of the corresponding special issue.

What Happens Next?

The primary focus of ICTACT Journals lies on the quality of the articles we publish. All submitted articles undergo a preliminary plagiarism screening. Articles clearing the preliminary screening are put through a full double-blind review process. Based on the reviewers’ recommendation and comments, the Editorial Board decides whether the article should be accepted as is, requires revision or rejected. The editorial board’s decision is final and cannot be appealed.

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