Submission Preparation Checklist
As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
Policies for Considering Manuscript for Publications:
1. General Instruction
1) Proposed manuscript has never been published in any journals or any publications before (except research reports and theses).
2) Proposed manuscript are not being reviewed for publication in other journals.
3) In case, some parts of articles have been published in the conference proceedings. The authors have to notify the submitted articles have been added or expanded from the original ones. In addition, the authors have to identify in the articles that where and when some parts of those articles have been published.
4) Any views and comments in the article are the authors’ views. The editorial team has not to agree with those views and it is not considered as the editorial team’s responsibility. In case, there is any lawsuit about copyright infringement, it is considered as the authors’ sole responsibility.
5) The article copyright belonging to the Far Eastern University are copyrighted legally. Republication must be received direct permission from the authors and the Far Eastern University in written from.
2. Types of Accepted Manuscript for Publications
FEU Academic Review Journal accept work publications both in Thai and English as follows:
1) Academic Articles
2) Research Articles
3) Review Articles
4) Book Reviews
The scope of FEU Academic Review Journal covers the contents as follows:
1) Business Administration and Management
2) Political Science and Public Administration
3) Communication Arts
5) Information Technology
6) Interdisciplinary Studies of Humanities and Social Science
3. Peer Review
1) The articles which will be reviewed for publication have to be the articles presenting academic quality and providing both theoretical benefits to researchers to be able to develop or create new knowledge and practical benefits to practitioners to be able to apply in various sectors including government, business and society and community sectors.
2) The articles which will be reviewed for publication have to be passed the review process by 2 reviewers in the field of study related and approved by the editorial team.
4. Steps of Peer Review
1) The editorial team will notify the author when they have received the articles completely and perfectly.
2) The editorial team will check the article layout and content whether they match with the content scope or not, including academic quality, both theoretical and practical benefits as well as the documentation completeness together with the article proposal to be reviewed for publication.
3) In case, the editorial team considers accepting the articles for publication, the articles will be sent to 2 reviewers in the field of study related to assess whether the article quality is within the appropriate criteria to be published or not. Through this peer review process, both the reviewers and the authors will not know each other's information (Double-Blind Review).
4) When the peer reviewers have assessed the article quality already, the editorial team will have decided based on the reviewers’ recommendation that those articles should be published or submitted to the authors for correction and then sent to the reviewers for reassessment or rejected the publication.
1. Manuscript Preparation
1) Proposed articles for publication should not exceed 15 A4 paper pages and must be “TH Sarabun New” font of 16-point type.
2) Margin must be 1 inch (on all sides equally).
3) Page number must be put at the top right position from the beginning to the end of article.
4) Article title must be 18-point type, bolded and centered.
5) Not more than 3 author’ names are allowed to be identified. If there are more than 3 authors, the words "and others" must be appended to the third author's name.
6) Thai abstract must be 1-paragraph length (250 words), 16-point font typing in single-column format with keywords below.
7) English abstract must be 1-paragraph length (250 words) 16-point font typing in single-column with keywords below.
8) Content must type in single-column format with 16-point font.
9) Table number must be 16-point or 14-point font (bolded). Table name must be 16-point or 14-point font placed on left aligned table. Below the table identifies sources placed on left aligned.
10) Picture number or chart must be 16-point or 14-point font (bolded). Picture name or chart must be 16-point or 14-point font typed below picture or chart. The next line identifies the source centered. (Picture or chart should be clear with picture file attached).
11) Reference must be 16-point font (bold) on left aligned. Content reference must be 16-point
12) Author must verify manuscript authenticity, such as format, spelling, punctuation and language usage.
13) Fill out the form to propose the article for publication with the author’s first and last name, biography, highest education qualification, academic position (if any), job position, affiliated agency or educational institution and attach author’s photo with JPG.
2. Article Components
1) Academic Article
Title and content should point out the issues that need to be presented clearly with appropriate sequences for readers to understand clearly with analytic theories and complete recommended issues. The components should be as follows:
It must summarize the article content clearly. Both Thai and English abstracts are required. The first abstract must be written in Thai with 1-paragraph length (not exceed 250 words).
It identifies the content keywords suitable for using as keywords on the database.
It provides introduction and lay background for readers to know the basic information of content and motivate them to be interested in that.
(5) Text Body
It is the main part of the article content. Content sequences should be planned the presenting structure content to fit the content nature. Content should be presented continuously to help readers understand the content easily.
It summarizes the whole article content clearly and concisely. It is placed below the content presented by identifying advantages and disadvantages.
Reference must be written in the APA format (American Psychological Association).
2) Research Article
Research article should present research results systematically. It should have components as follows. (Different topics or components are accepted)
Title must be both in Thai and English. Thai title comes first and follows with English one in the next line.
Both Thai and English abstracts are required. The first abstract must be written in Thai with 1-paragraph length (not exceed 250 words). (Abstract writing is a summary of the essence subject, especially the objectives, methodology and results).
Identify the keywords of content which are suitable for using as keywords on the database.
It is a description of background, problem significance and reasons leading to research with supportive or controversial academic information.
(5) Research Objectives
Identify the objectives and goals of research.
(6) Literature Reviews
Literature reviews presents concepts and theories involved leading to research framework.
(7) Research Methodology
Research Methodology describes the process of conducting the research thoroughly and clearly.
Result presentation must be relevant to research procedure results. Number of tables or charts used should not exceed 5 tables or charts with meaningful interpretation and clear finding analysis.
Research results must be integrated, compared and interpreted in accordance with theories, concepts and researches related. In addition, research findings must be liked with research problems accordingly.
Research results must be summarized with provided recommendations and contributions.
It must be written in the APA format (American Psychological Association).
FEU Academic Review Journal use the APA format (American Psychological Association).
1) In-text citation
In-text citation use the following format:
(Author’s first and last name, year of publication, page number)
(Charoenwongsuk, 2003, 64)
2) Reference List
Reference list use the following format:
Author’s name. (Year of publication). Book Title. Location: Publisher.
Bolinger, D. (1977). The form of language. London: Longmans.
(2) Journal Article
Author’s name. (Year of publication). Title. Journal Name. Vol. (No.), Page.
Klimoski, R. & Palmer, S. (1993). The ADA and the hiring process in organizations.
Consulting Psychology Journal: Practice and Research. 45 (2), 10-36.
Author’s name. (Year of publication). Thesis Title. (Degree Thesis Title, Program, University
Pitoon Thongchim. (2014). Managing collaboration in community based tourism on Lanta
Island, Krabi Province. (Master’s thesis, Master of Business Administration
(Tourism Management), Prince of Songkla University).
(4) Web page
Author’s name or Site Owner. (Year of Publication). Title of Page. Retrieved date/month/year,
Pawapanun, C. (2005). The Thai spa business far from over. Retrieved December 25,
2005, from https://www.businesstgai.co.th/content.php?data=407720-opinion.
American Psychological Association. (1999). Electronic preferences formats
recommended by the American Psychological Association. Retrieved July 18, 1999,
4. Manuscript Submission
Authors submit article manuscript (Word format), English language editing certificate by an expertise (for article in English language) and attach proposal article for publication form through Online Submissions https://www.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/FEU/information/authors.
Moreover, authors must submit authentic proposal article for publication form to the editorial team with signatures of all authors according to the address below. (Download proposal article for publication form )
Editorial Team, FEU Academic Journal
120 Mahidol Road, Muang District, Chiang Mai, 50100
For the benefits of authors, please study the article print format and reference format image, as well as download the article template from menu Download (Download Academic ArticleTemplate, Download Research Article Template)
The article manuscript must be considered in the initial screening process by the editorial team first. Then, the editorial team will inform the author to transfer fee for publication (4,000 Baht, Download Fee Rate Document) and submit the article to the reviewers in the field of study related for assessment before publication.
Furthermore, if the article passes the assessment by reviewers in the field of study related and the editorial team’s consideration, the author will receive a letter of acceptance for publication within a period of 3-4 months (starting from the date when the article is submitted to the reviewers in the field of study relevant for assessment before publication) as detailed in the peer review process. (Download Peer Review Flowchart)
5. Following-up on reviewed work for publication in the journal
Authors whose work have been reviewed for publication in the journal can follow-up the work from the electronic journal on the journal website (URL: https://journal.feu.ac.th) as well as from the online journal management system, Thai Journal Online: ThaiJo (URL: https://www.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/FEU).
1. Any views and comments in the FEU Academic Review Journal are the authors’ views. The editorial staff have not to agree with those views and it is not considered as the editorial’s responsibility.
2. The responsibility of content and draft check of each article belongs to each author. In case, there is any lawsuit about copyright infringement. It is considered as the authors’ sole responsibility.
3. The article copyright belonging to the authors and the Far Eastern University are copyrighted legally. Republication must be received direct permission from the authors and the Far Eastern University in written form.