Journal Policy


Journal of Zankoy Sulaimani is an interdisciplinary journal for science that publishes research articles, case report, short communications, and reviews articles in the fields of Medicin, science, agriculture and engineering.


Publication Frequency:

In regard to the directive n. 7/19/14673 issued by the presidency office in 19/12/2018, the journal board announce that the journal will be published biannually; two issue in every 20/6 and 20/12 will be released.



1-Manuscripts may be submitted only via email to the editor in chief.

 2-It must be an original research work, not been published previously and not under consideration for publication elsewhere, and if accepted, it will not be published elsewhere in the same form, in English or in any other languages.

3-The journal of  Zankoy  Sulaimani works in a double-blind review process.

 All contributions will be principally judged by the editorial board for suitability to be published in the journal.

 4-Manuscripts thought appropriate are then going to be sent to a minimum of two independent skilled reviewers to evaluate the scientific quality of the paper. If they accept the article, it will be accepted

 5-The editor is responsible for the final decision regarding acceptance or rejection of the manuscript based on the reviewers’ comments.

6-The papers will be montaged and the volume cover will be designed later. Later the researchers will be advised about the last version of their paper; if the paper has no problem left will be sent to their researchers with the covers.

7- The publication date of the paper will be assigned on the publication acceptance

 8- In the last step DOI will be assigned for the papers and will be shared on the journal website.


 Template requirements:

1-The manuscript should be written in English

2-The manuscript must be typewritten, with double line spacing

3- Using Times New Roman and 11 pt font size.

 4-All pages must be numbered consecutively.

5-The order of the manuscripts should be title, author(s) and affiliation(s), telephone and fax numbers as well as an e-mail address of the corresponding author.

 Abstract, keywords, text, introduction, materials and method/or theoretical background, result and discussion, conclusion, conflict of interest, acknowledgements, and references also should be included respectively.

 6-A suitable introduction is necessary but not a detail of literature. The aim of the introduction is to review earlier work and current development in the field briefly. The experimental section must give adequate detail of the materials, methods and equipment’s to allow repetition of the work elsewhere, but should not include too much detail of normally used procedures. Regarding the conflict of interests, the authors must declare that they have no competing interests.

7-The references better to be formatted using either EndNote or Mendely software.

 8-The editorial board will be checking every manuscript by plagiarism applications similarity detection service to determine the plagiarism level. Manuscripts with similarity level greater than 20% will not be allowed for publication. Otherwise the researcher will be required to reduce the plagiarism percentage



The article processing charge, that is, the publication fee for the journal of Zankoy Sulaimani is 250 IQD.