Instructions

1. Submit your full paper (read the 'Submission Guidelines') byclicking on the Submit paper Button.
2. Once your paper is accepted, register yourself by clicking the Registration Button.

Submit Paper

Email the first Copy
1. Firstly, email your full paper copy to 
tharindu@kln.ac.lk or icbi@kln.ac.lk 
2. Once the editor accepts paper for the review process, your paper will be uploaded to the Conference Management System and will be informed you.

Submission Guidelines

  • Authors are responsible for the originality and the linguistic accuracy of manuscripts. The submitted articles should have not been published in another journal/conference/magazine. 
  • Manuscripts should be in English
Font Type        : Times New Roman
Font size          : 12
Line Spacing   : Single column 1.5
Paper Size       : B5 paper 
Margin             : 0.8 inch on all four sides of the paper.
  • Manuscript of the paper should have a cover page providing the below details :
Title of the study (14pt)
Name(s) (12pt)
Affiliation(s)
Addresses
Phone number(s)
E-mail addresses (11pt, italic) of all the authors. 
  • The Abstract (include the problem, purpose, methodology, findings and the contribution)
Font Size         : 11
Alignment       : Justified
Word Limit     : Should not exceed 150 words 
  • Keywords
Maximum of five (05) keywords tightly related to the topic should be given.
 
  • The manuscript may organize under the headings of;
Introduction
Literature Review
Methods
Findings of the Study
Discussion and Recommendation
References 
  • Three categories of heading are defined:
Heading 1 (Bold, Left, and 14pt)
Heading 2 (Bold, Left, 12pt)
Heading 3 (Italic, Left, 12pt)
Note: Keep 10 point space before the paragraph for each level of headings. 
  • Tables and figures are to be number and directly placed in the text as follows:
Naming Tables;
Table 1: Title in bold, 12pt, placed above the table.
Naming Figures;
Fig 1: Title in bold, 12pt, placed below the figure.
 
Note: The source should be placed right below the figure or the table; in Times New Roman, 11pt, Italic. 
  • Formulas are to be numbered in Times New Roman, 11pt, align to the right margin next to the formula. 
  • If it is needed to acknowledge somebody or an institution, it should be mentioned between the conclusion and references. 
  • Footnotes and endnotes should not be used for citations. Citations and references should be in accordance with the APA 6th format. 
  • Maximum pages of the full paper should be limited to 15 pages.  
 For manual submission: icbi@kln.ac.lk