General Information

  • All delegates, including presenting and non-presenting students, supervisors, academics and any interested ones, MUST register for IPSTH2020.
  • Individual and multiple authors are welcome to contribute. The first and corresponding author of every manuscript should be the postgraduate student him/herself.
  • Manuscripts submitted to IPSTH2020 should be the original research works of the students.
  • Each student can only submit and present (if selected) a manuscript.
  • All manuscripts will go through a review process. Students (authors) of the accepted/selected manuscripts will be invited to present at IPSTH2020. Students (authors) whose manuscripts are not selected will then join the symposium as non-presenting delegates. Manuscript decisions by the Scientific Committee are final.
  • Manuscripts should be written in English. Oral (stand-up) presentation should be done in English and by the students (authors) themselves.
  • Manuscripts should follow the format and style described in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA, 6th edition) at https://apastyle.apa.org/
  • All manuscripts should be typed in MS WORD format, justify, single-spaced with one-inch margins using 12-point Times New Roman font (exception of tables and figures using 10-point Times New Roman).
  • The main body or text should be divided into headings and subheadings. Main headings should be centered on the page and subheadings placed at the left margin.
  • Tables and figures (300dpi) should be clearly labelled in the format and style described in APA (6th edition) and suitable for direct reproduction.
  • Students (Authors) will retain full copyright to their works.
  • Camera ready versions (only abstracts) of the accepted/selected manuscripts will be distributed to all the symposium delegates via e-booklet.