Author Guidelines

Author Guidelines

Please prepare your manuscript following the instructions for authors given below before submitting it online at below. Basically, the UNISTEK journal follows the author guidelines attached in here. (INI LINK IN KE TEMPALTE UNISTEK) 



Use of word processing software

It is important that the file be saved in the native format of the word processor used (.doc or .docx). Please use template for preparing the manuscript. 

Article structure

  • Title: it must be concise and has correlations to the main ideas and findings.


  • Abstract: It must be concise, containing objective, methods, results, discussion, and impact.
  • Keywords: It must contain maximum 6 keywords, relating to the main objective and results.
  • Introduction: It is a mandatory to explain the objectives of the work, as well as an adequate background, a literature review, a summary of the results.
  • Material and methods: It is a mandatory to explain sufficient detail to allow the work to be reproduced.
  • Results: Results should be clear and concise. Explain tables and figures.
  • Discussion: This section must be supported by comparison with theory and previous studies. It is a mandatory to put references.
  • Conclusion: It must be about 5 sentences and must be correlated to the abstract and objective.
  • References: Author(s) must use APA system for in-text citation and references. We strongly suggest author(s) to take reference from article journal (not other) if it is possible. Examples: Nandiyanto, A. B. D., Oktiani, R., & Ragadhita, R. (2019). How to read and interpret FTIR spectroscope of organic material. Indonesian Journal of Science and Technology4(1), 97-118. 

Additional information:

  • Nomenclature and unit: use the international system of units (SI).  
  • Math formulae: equations must be editable text and not as images. Add number for math formulae.
  • Tables: must be editable text and not as images. Add number and caption.
  • Figures: must be fix as "in line with text". Add number and caption