Author Guidelines

Online Submission and Author Guideline

Steps For Online Submission

After having username/password for logging in into Journal of Sustainable Development Science (JSDS), the author will be brought into online author submission interface where the author should click “new submission” or click “click here” in the start new submission section.

Step 1 – Starting The Submission: The author should check-mark the journal check list and it should be appropriate with the article’s content. The author can give comment to the editor in the comments for editor section.

Step 2 – Uploading The Submission: To upload the manuscript into the journal, click browse/choose file on the upload submission file and choose the manuscript document file (.doc/.docx) to be submitted, then click “upload” button until the file has been uploaded.

Step 3 – Entering Submission’s Metadata: In this step, detail authors metadata should be entered including marked corresponding author. After that, manuscript title and abstract must be uploaded by copying the text and paste in the textbox including keywords.

Step 4 – Uploading Supplementary Files: Supplementary file should be uploaded including Covering/Submission Letter, and Signed Copyright Transfer Agreement Form. Therefore, click on Browse button, choose the files, and then click on Upload button. If there is no supplementary files to be uploaded just click “save and continue” button.

Step – 5 Confirming The Submission: Author should final check the uploaded manuscript documents in this step. To submit the manuscript to Journal of Sustainable Development Science (JSDS), click Finish Submission button after the documents are true. The corresponding author or the principal contact will receive an acknowledgment by email and will be able to view the submission’s progress through the editorial process by logging in to the journal web address site.

After this submission, Authors who submit the manuscript will get a confirmation email about the submission. Therefore, Authors are able to track their submission status at any time by logging in to the online submission interface. The submission tracking includes a status of manuscript review and editorial process.

Author Guideline

General Author Guideline

All manuscripts must be submitted to  Journal of Sustainable Development Science (JSDS) Editorial Office by Online Submission at E-Journal portal address: (,

Where author register as Author and/or offered as Reviewer by online. If authors have any problems on the online submission, please contact Editorial Office at the following email:

Rectorat Building of Dwijendra University
Kamboja Street No. 17, Dangin Puri Kangin, North Denpasar District, Denpasar City, Bali - Indonesia

Manuscript must be written in English at least 5 pages and 10 pages of maximum including picture, table, and diagram. The manuscript should be written based on the Journal of Sustainable Development Science (JSDS) format.

Manuscript Template

Manuscripts must be prepared in accordance with the author guidelines at the following link (Article Template)

Reviewing Manuscript

Every submitted paper is independently reviewed by reviewer. The decision for publication, amendment, or rejection is based upon their reports/recommendation. If the reviewer consider a manuscript unsuitable for publication in this journal, a statement explaining the basis for the decision will be sent to the authors within three months of the submission date.

Revision Manuscript

Manuscripts sent back to the author 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 three months will be considered as new submissions.

Editorial Office of  Journal of Sustainable Development Science (JSDS)

Ni Made Intan Maulina, S.P., M.P., Dwijendra University (Chief in Editor)


Editorial Office of Journal of Sustainable Development Science (JSDS)
Rectorat Building of Dwijendra University
Kamboja Street No. 17, Dangin Puri Kangin, North Denpasar District, Denpasar City, Bali - Indonesia
Postal Code: 80233 l Phone: +62361 224383

Manuscript Preparation Guideline

All manuscript submitted into  Journal of Sustainable Development Science (JSDS) is checked and decided by the Editor. The manuscript which is not appropriate with the  Journal of Sustainable Development Science (JSDS) format will be rejected. The manuscript which is appropriate with  Journal of Sustainable Development Science (JSDS) format will be accepted and confirmed through email by Editor.

Copyright Notice

  • Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  • Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  • Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).