Author Guidelines

Author Guidelines

Submission, Initial Assessment, and Peer Review


MANAJEMEN PENDIDIKAN has used an open journal system (OJS) in the process of submitting and reviewing manuscripts. Submissions must be in accordance with the Author Guidelines and uploaded to If the manuscript does not meet the requirements, does not fit the template and cannot be downloaded properly, the manuscript will be returned to the author.


The manuscript is the original work and is independent of the author. Each new text will be assessed by one or more editors to determine the suitability of the topic with the Manajemen Pendidikan journal. Editor can reject a manuscript without a review if it has the same> 30%, educational content is insufficient, does not have clear objectives in education, the application and development of methodology is unclear, does not match the format, references are used less (minimum of 25 references) and not the latest , and the data presentation is unclear.

Please use our template in writing your submitted manuscript. The template can be downloaded here.

The Authors submitting a manuscript to MANAJEMEN PENDIDIKAN need to assign the Copyright Transfer Agreement Form if accepted for further publication process.
The Copyright Transfer Agreement form can be downloaded here: Copyright Transfer Agreement template here


Manuscripts that pass the initial assessment stage will be provided to the Associate Editor to oversee the peer review process. All manuscripts must follow the peer review process and the author can request an explanation regarding the results of peer review within one month after the results are received. If a revision is required, the author must send the revised manuscript within 2 weeks. The final decision is taken by the Editor in Chief based on information obtained through a peer review process.



Decision type: Reject, Resend, Revise, Accept


After the peer review process, the manuscript cannot be accepted for publication in MANAJEMEN PENDIDIKAN and has no chance for resubmission.



The results of the peer review indicate that the manuscript was not accepted and requires major revision, however, there is clear potential in the manuscript, and MANAJEMEN PENDIDIKAN will consider the latest version of the manuscript. Authors can resubmit their manuscript in accordance with the results of the peer review. Submissions that have been sent back will go through the peer review stage with the same reviewer again if possible.



The manuscript requires changes before a final decision is made. Authors must improve their texts according to comments received from reviewers and editors, and the time period given for the revision process is 2 weeks. The revised script will go through further peer review and can undergo a revision process more than once. If the authors do not revise their manuscripts then, editors can refuse the manuscript to be published in MANAJEMEN PENDIDIKAN.



Manuscripts can be accepted for publication in MANAJEMEN PENDIDIKAN depending on the final version of the manuscript. This requires sub-editing changes according to our conditions. After the final inspection, acceptance is confirmed and the paper can be forwarded to the publisher for publication.


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.

  1. 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)
  2. The submission file is in Microsoft Word or RTF document file format.

  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.

  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.

  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.


Copyright Notice

License and Copyright Agreement
In submitting the manuscript to the journal, the authors certify that:

  • They are authorized by their co-authors to enter into these arrangements.
  • The work described has not been formally published before, except in the form of an abstract or as part of a published lecture, review, thesis, or overlay journal.
  • That it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere,
  • That its publication has been approved by all the author(s) and by the responsible authorities – tacitly or explicitly – of the institutes where the work has been carried out.
  • They secure the right to reproduce any material that has already been published or copyrighted elsewhere.

They agree to the following license and copyright agreement.

Authors who publish with MANAJEMEN PENDIDIKAN agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY-SA 4.0) that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgment of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal. 
  2. 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 acknowledgment of its initial publication in this journal.
  3. 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.

Licensing for Data Publication

MANAJEMEN PENDIDIKAN use a variety of waivers and licenses, that are specifically designed for and appropriate for the treatment of data:

Other data publishing licenses may be allowed as exceptions (subject to approval by the editor on a case-by-case basis) and should be justified with a written statement from the author, which will be published with the article.


Open Data and Software Publishing and Sharing
The journal strives to maximize the replicability of the research published in it. Authors are thus required to share all data, code or protocols underlying the research reported in their articles. Exceptions are permitted but have to be justified in a written public statement accompanying the article.
Datasets and software should be deposited and permanently archived inappropriate, trusted, general, or domain-specific repositories (please consult and/or software repositories such as, or equivalent). The associated persistent identifiers (e.g. DOI, or others) of the dataset(s) must be included in the data or software resources section of the article. Reference(s) to datasets and software should also be included in the reference list of the article with DOIs (where available). Where no domain-specific data repository exists, authors should deposit their datasets in a general repository such as ZENODODryadDataverse, or others.
Small data may also be published as data files or packages supplementary to a research article, however, the authors should prefer in all cases a deposition in data repositories.

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