Author Guidelines

Submission to this journal proceeds totally online and must be submitted at

Please read and follow the submission guidelines carefully. Doing so will ensure that the publication of your manuscript is as speedy and efficient as possible. The Publisher reserves the right to return manuscripts that are not prepared according to these instructions as follows:

A. General Requirements

The submission must consist of a cover letter, an original manuscript, and supporting documents. The cover letter is addressed to Editor of AUSTENIT mentioning that the manuscript has not been previously published, the highlight of your research significant. Every manuscript sent will pass the review stage (single blind review) from relevant experts in their fields. The manuscript that has been reviewed will be sent back to the author for repairs when requested. Manuscript that have been corrected or have been approved by reviewers will be published in the nearest edition.

The minimum standard requirements of AUSTENIT must be:

1. Written in English or Bahasa Indonesia.

2. The length of submitted paper is at least 5 pages and no more than 10 pages. Editors will be evaluated if the papers are needing more pages than 10 pages.

3. Use of a tool such as Zotero, Mendeley, or EndNote for reference management and formatting, and choose APA 7th Edition style. Download Reference Guide

4. Make sure that your paper is prepared using the manuscript template. Download here manuscript template.

5. Make sure that your ethics statement is prepared using the statement template. Download here.

B. Manuscript Structure

STANDARD PAPERS. Manuscripts provided in A4 paper. Click here for downloading manuscript template.

The manuscript must be prepared and suggested present follow the structure:

Title Page 

1. A concise and informative title.

2. A list of author names, affiliation(s), and e-mail addresses.

3. The name, complete mailing address (including e-mail address, telephone and fax numbers) of the corresponding author.

Article Title. no more than 20 words and written in Bahasa Indonesia and/or English (see a manuscript template)

AbstractThe Abstract is written in Bahasa Indonesia first and/or English, should be clear, concise, descriptive and provide a brief introduction to the problem. It should generally be followed by a statement of the methodology and a brief summary of the results. The abstract should end with a comment about the importance of the result or a brief conclusion. The abstract is written using a 9pt Arial font, Italic, single space, preferably no maximum to 250 words.

Keywords. A list in alphabetical order not exceeding five words or short phrases, separated with commas (,)

Introduction. State the reason for the work, the context, background, state of the art of the research, and of the aims research.

Materials and Methods. In this section the researcher must explain the type of research and research approach used, data collection techniques, data analysis techniques, research tools or instruments. Place of study, location and time. Explain in detail so that it can be understood by the reader.

Results and Discussions. State the results of experimental or modelling work, drawing attention to important details in tables and figures. Point out the importance of the results and place them in the context of previous studies and in relation to the application of the work.

Conclusion. The main conclusions of the experimental work should be presented. The contribution of the work to the scientific community and its economic implications should be emphasized.

All references must include DOI (Digital Object Identifier) at the end of th references. If there is no DOI for any reference, author may provide. It’s URL/direct accessible web link for verification purpose. References without DOI or internet link are not acceptable.

References. Expect a minimum of 12 references primarily with minimum 80% to journal papers.

Acknowledgements. If authors refer to themselves as recipients of assistance or funding. Do not acknowledge Editors by name.

C. Single Blind Review

Manuscript Submission

Manuscript submission in this journal proceeds totally online and the author will be guided stepwise by the journal system through uploading the manuscript file. The manuscript submitted should be in Word document format that can be edited for the single-blind peer-review purpose.

Reviewing of manuscripts

Every submitted paper is independently reviewed by at least two peer-reviewers. Decision for publication, amendment, or rejection is based upon their reports/recommendation. If two or more reviewers consider a manuscript unsuitable for publication in this journal, a statement explaining the basic for the decision will be sent to the authors within three months of the submission date.

Revision of manuscripts

Manuscripts sent back to the authors for revision should be returned to the editor without delay. Revised manuscripts can be sent to editorial office through the Online Submission Interface. The revised manuscripts returned later than two-half months will be considered as new submissions.

After acceptance

Corresponding authors will receive an e-mail with a link to our online proofing system, allowing annotation and correction of proofs online. The environment is similar to MS Word: in addition to editing text, you can also comment on figures/tables and answer questions from the Copy Editor, Layout Editor and Proofreader. It is important to ensure that all corrections are sent back to us in one communication. Please check carefully before replying, as inclusion of any subsequent corrections cannot be guaranteed.

If you have a problem in online submission of manuscript, please send your manuscript to corresponding email: