Online Submissions

Already have a Username/Password for Journal of Soft Computing and Decision Support Systems?
Go to Login

Need a Username/Password?
Go to Registration

Registration and login are required to submit items online and to check the status of current submissions.


Author Guidelines


  • The authors can email the manuscript to
  • The authors can register in the journal system for submitting their manuscript. When registering in the system, the authors need to select "Author: Able to submit items to the journal" in the bottom of registration form to be able to submit their manuscripts.
  • All information of authors (name, email address, affiliation) must be provided in the submission form when submitting the manuscript.  
  • Journal Template: For guidelines to submit the paper in JSCDSS, the template can be downloaded by clicking JSCDSS TEMPLATE.


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

    1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
    2. Authors must use the Microsoft Word document file format to prepare their manuscript. 

    3. Authors need to complete and send Copyright Form with the final version of your manuscript.

Copyright Notice

The copyright to this article is transferred to JSCDSS if and when the article is accepted for publication. The undersigned hereby transfers any and all rights in and to the paper including without limitation all copyrights to JSCDSS. The undersigned hereby represents and warrants that the paper is original and that he/she is the author of the paper, except for material that is clearly identified as to its original source, with permission notices from the copyright owners where required. The undersigned represents that he/she has the power and authority to make and execute this assignment.

We declare that:

  • This paper has not been published in the same form elsewhere.
  • It will not be submitted anywhere else for publication prior to acceptance/rejection by this Journal.
  • A copyright permission is obtained for materials published elsewhere and which require this permission for reproduction.

Furthermore, I/We hereby transfer the unlimited rights of publication of the above mentioned paper in whole to JSCDSS. The copyright transfer covers the right to reproduce and distribute the article, including reprints, translations, photographic reproductions, microform, electronic form (offline, online) or any other reproductions of similar nature.

The corresponding author signs for and accepts responsibility for releasing this material on behalf of any and all co-authors. This agreement is to be signed by at least one of the authors who have obtained the assent of the co-author(s) where applicable. After submission of this agreement signed by the corresponding author, changes of authorship or in the order of the authors listed will not be accepted.

Retained Rights/Terms and Conditions

  • Authors retain all proprietary rights in any process, procedure, or article of manufacture described in the Work.
  • Authors may reproduce or authorize others to reproduce the Work or derivative works for the author’s personal use or for company use, provided that the source and the JSCDSS copyright notice are indicated, the copies are not used in any way that implies JSCDSS endorsement of a product or service of any employer, and the copies themselves are not offered for sale.
  • Although authors are permitted to re-use all or portions of the Work in other works, this does not include granting third-party requests for reprinting, republishing, or other types of re-use.

Please complete and send Copyright Form with the final version of your manuscript.


Privacy Statement

The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.