Author Guidelines

Scientific Journal of Professional Studies


General Structure Model


Preparation of text


1. Title: 12 pts, uppercase letters bolded and centered.

2. Name and personal information (academic title, institutional affiliation and e-mail address) should be placed under the title.

3. Abstract (250-300 words) and should include the following: aim, method, results and conclusion. The abstract must be written in Times New Roman, Font Size 10 and Italic. Please check the grammar and lexis of articles written in English if you are not a native speaker of this language and avoid using programs for automatic translation. We reserve the right to reject articles with flagrant translation mistakes.

4. Keywords: up to 5 key words, Times New Roman, Font Size 10 and bolded.

5. Spacing: Between abstract and main text, you should leave two empty lines.

6. Subdivision of the article: The papers should be structured in title and subtitle sections and should be numbered: 12 pts, (the abstract is not included in section numbering). Between title section and main text one empty line should be left.

7. Page limit for paper submission: Preferred papers must be 8-10 pages including tables and references.


Page setup


1. Margins: 1 Inch (2,54 cm) on all sides (top, bottom, left, right).

2. Font Size and Type: 12-pt. Times New Roman font.

3. Line Spacing: Single space throughout the paper, including the title page, abstract, body of the document, references, appendixes, footnotes, tables, and figures.

4. Alignment: Justified.

5. Orientation: portrait.

6. Page size: A4.



BELL, Daniel, The End of Ideology. On the Exhaustion of Political Ideas in the Fifties, Harvard University Press, Cambridge Mass., 2001.

FREEDEN, Michael, Ideologies and Political Theory: A Conceptual Approach, Claredon Press, Oxford, 1996.


Electronic resources

Smith, Joe, (1999), One of Volvo's core values,, (accessed on 23 February 2013).



Content footnotes are used to support substantive information in the text. Place the footnotes at the end of the page: 10-pt. Times New Roman.


An example of article title page:


PhD Xxxxx XXXX (Author’s Name)

Professional Business Academy

Department of Menagement

Tirana, Albania