Call for Papers



Dear Prof./Sir/Madam/Miss

The secretariat of Journal of Technology and Operations Management (JTOM), Universiti Utara Malaysia would like to invite you to submit a paper to be considered for publication in our Journal of Technology and Operations Management. The Journal of Technology and Operations Management is a refereed journal published by Universiti Utara Malaysia in July and December of each year. Its main objective is to provide a channel for the publications of articles based on empirical research, original thoughts, comparative study and commentaries in management and technology related fields. This journal would benefit not only academicians, but also managers, postgraduates, and practitioners.

Manuscripts should be written as accurately as possible and should be double spaced, with wide margins, and printed on one side of the paper only. All pages should be numbered in sequence. Tables, figures and footnotes should be numbered consecutively in the text in Arabic numerals. Two copies of the paper should be submitted to the Chief Editor. Manuscripts will be reviewed by a panel of referees. Notification of the acceptance will be emailed or posted to the corresponding author. Papers already accepted or under consideration for any journal publication should NOT be submitted.

The first page of your paper should contain the title, name(s), affiliation(s), address(es), telephone number(s), fax number(s), and email address(es).


The abstract should be brief, self-contained, explicit and not more than 200 words. Local contributors are required to submit two (2) abstracts, one in Malay and the other in English.


All papers for this journal are to be submitted following the style of the American Psychological Association (APA) reference citations.


The contributor or the main contributors (if more than one author) will receive a complimentary copy of the issue in which his/her article appears and 10 off-prints. The copyright of the published material would automatically be transferred to the publisher to ensure the widest possible dissemination of information.

Kindly submit your papers to:

Chief Editor

Journal of Technology and Operations Management (JTOM)

School of Technology Management and Logistics (STML)
Universiti Utara Malaysia
06010 UUM Sintok
Kedah Darul Aman, Malaysia