Guidelines for abstract submission
1. General instructions. The abstract should have a uniform style as follows:
Name(s) of the author(s)
Email address of the corresponding author
Text (should consist of brief Introduction, Objective, Methodology, Results, Discussion, Conclusion/without headings).
Word Count: Abstract should be one paragraph with a maximum of 350 words
Keywords: Up to 5 words
Margins: Left: 2 cm; Right: 1.5 cm; Top and Bottom: 1.5 cm.
Between Title and Names – 1.5
Between Names and affiliations and email – single
Between Email and the main body of text – single
Within Text – 1.15
Font: English – Times New Roman, Sinhala – FM Abhaya, Tamil – Bamini
Bold, center aligned font size 14 and the first letter of each word in uppercase letters. No spaces above the title and 1.5 lines spaced below the title.
3. Name/s of Author/s & Affiliation/s:
Bold, Center aligned, font size 11, name/s with initials, a single-spaced between names and affiliations
4. E-mail address of the corresponding author:
Center aligned, in italics, font size 9, a single-spaced between affiliations and e-mail address
Font Size: 12
Text justified with 1.15 line spacing.
3 – 5 keywords in Italics. 12 size font, left aligned. 1.15 space between the body of text and keywords.
7. Electronic Format:
ICICH accepts only digital manuscripts. Abstracts must be submitted only in word.doc/ word.docx format.
Submission for the abstract:
Send your abstract to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org