International Journal of Applied Linguistics and English Literature

Founded in 2012, the International Journal of Applied Linguistics and English Literature (IJALEL) is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed international journal, published both electronically and in print. It covers the latest developments in the broad areas of English language, linguistics and literature. With its uniquely broad coverage, the journal offers readers free access to all the important new research relevant to language and literature. While IJALEL strives to maintain high academic standards and an international reputation through the suggestions of the international advisory board, it welcomes original, theoretical and practical submissions from all over the world. The audience includes, but not limited to researchers, managers and operators for languages, literature and linguistics as well as designers and developers.




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ASEAN-ELT 2018 Calls for Abstracts through IJALEL

The 1st International ASEAN-English Language Teaching Conference

Maximizing the Potential in ASEAN Diversities through English

15-17 March 2018

Hotel Equatorial, Melaka, Malaysia

Dear IJALEL Contributors and Readers,

Universiti Putra Malaysia and Universitas Islam Negeri Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta jointly organized ASEAN-ELT 2018. It is unique conference in that it proposes a balance between Learning-Teaching related presentations and those that relate to research. A wide range of well-known speakers from many areas in English Language Teaching, English Language Studies and Applied Linguistics will be keynote speakers of the conference.

ASEAN-ELT 2018 aims to engage practitioners and researchers in the field of ELT in discussion on issues in ELT and also it wants to encourage greater regional co-operation in research and the dissemination of research findings. What’s more, it is the ultimate goal of the conference to ensure that English Language Teaching remains dynamic and relevant to meet the demands of the academic contemporary world.

International Journal of Applied Linguistics and English Literature (IJALEL) is in cooperation with ASEAN-ELT 2018 to promote the quality of the conference as widely as possible. To this end, IJALEL contributors and readers are cordially invited to submit their abstracts to the conference. Contributors will be offered 10% discount on the conference registration fee if the submission and registration are made through IJALEL only. Click Here to submit your abstract through IJALEL.

Note 1: No more than THREE presenters allowed to register for the same paper.

Note 2: You should NOT submit your abstract through IJALEL platform if you have already submitted to the conference.  Likewise, if you have submitted your abstract via IJALEL, you should NOT submit it again to the conference.

Note 3: E-presentation is allowed. If you are unable to attend the conference but you are interested in presenting a paper, you are requested to notify us. In this case you should register and send the PowerPoint Slides to us via:

Note 4: All presenters will receive an electronic certificate and the conference book.

Note 5: Authors who are willing to publish their full papers are requested to see Here.


Deadline for abstract submission: 15 February 2018

Date of notification of acceptance: 28 February 2018

The abstract must not exceed 200 words (No keyword required)

Discounted Fee: USD 90 – Payment instruction will be provided subsequent to the acceptance of the abstract. 

All IJALEL members may send their inquiries to:

IJALEL Website:

Conference website:

To become a member, kindly register with IJALEL.