Requirements for a scientific article for publication in the journal of KazNU named after al-Farabi

 Requirement for authors:
 The editorial board accepts previously unpublished articles on the scientific directions of the journal. The article is submitted in electronic format (in the formats .doc, .docx, .rtf) ONLY by downloading it through the functionality of the journal's website (Open Journal System or Editorial Manager).
 Kagl font - 12 (abstract, key words, literature - 10, text of tables - 9-11), font - Times New Roman, alignment - width of text, interval - single, indented margin - 0,8 cm, margins: upper and the bottom - 2 cm, left and right - 2 cm.
 Drawings, tables, graphs, diagrams, etc. are presented directly in the text with indication of numbering and title (For example, Fig. 1 - Picture name). The number of figures, tables, graphs and diagrams should not exceed 20% of the total volume of the article (in some cases up to 30%).
 The volume of the article (not including the name, information about authors, annotation, keywords, bibliographic list) should be at least 3,000 words and not exceed 7,000 words for social and humanitarian purposes, and 1,500-7,000 words for natural and technical directions.
 Authors in obligatory order should indicate in the cover letter in the Open Journal System or Editorial Manager that the article / manuscript was not published anywhere and that there are no borrowed fragments of the text from other works without references to them.
 The order of payment and cost for publication of the article is established by the publishing house "Kazakh University" and is produced by the author after approval by external reviewers and a scientific editor.

The requirement to review the articles:
 Type of review - four-level: the editor-in-chief; open; one-sided blind (anonymous) reviewing to a foreign scientist who is not affiliated with the author (s) of the article with the submission of a full report in English in accordance with Annex 2; one-sided blind (anonymous) review from among scientists not affiliated with the al-Farabi KazNU and the author (s) of the article with the submission of a full report in English in accordance with Appendix 2. In the event that the views of reviewers (foreign and Kazakh) on the publication of the article separated, the final decision is made by the scientific editor.
 Reviews in electronic format in MANDATORY order should be stored in the Open Journal System or Editorial Manager on the journal's website for the duration of the journal's operation.

Structure of the article:
First page:
 First line - MRNTI number (in exceptional cases UDC), alignment - left, font - bold.
 The title of the article (title) should reflect the essence and content of the article and attract the reader's attention. The title should be short, informative and not contain jargons or abbreviations. The optimal length of the title is 5-7 words (in some cases 10-12 words). The title of the article should be presented in Russian, Kazakh and English. The title of the article is shown in bold in lowercase letters, alignment - in the center.
 Author (s) of the article - Initials and surname, place of work (affiliation), city, country, email - in Russian, Kazakh and English. Information about authors is represented in ordinary type in lowercase letters, alignment in the center.
 Abstract of at least 150 words in Russian, Kazakh and English.
o The structure of the annotation includes the following OBLIGATORY items:
o Opening remarks about the research topic.
o Purpose, main directions and ideas of scientific research.
o Brief description of the scientific and practical significance of the work.
o Brief description of the research methodology.
o Main results and analysis, conclusions of research work.
o The value of the research carried out (contribution of this work to the relevant field of knowledge).
o The practical significance of the results of the work.
 Keywords / word combinations - 3-5 in Russian, Kazakh and English.

Next page (new):
 The introduction consists of the following main elements:
 Rationale for choosing the topic; the urgency of the topic or problem. In substantiating the choice of the topic based on the description of the experience of predecessors, there is a report on the existence of a problem situation (the absence of any studies, the appearance of a new object, etc.). The relevance of the topic is determined by the general interest in the study of this object, but by the lack of exhaustive answers to existing questions, it is proved by the theoretical or practical significance of the topic.
 Definition of the object, subject, goals, tasks, methods, approaches, hypothesis and the meaning of your work. The purpose of the study is related to the proof of the thesis, that is, the presentation of the subject of research in the author's chosen aspect.
 Material and Methods - should consist of a description of the materials and the progress of the work, as well as a complete description of the methods used.
o The description or description of the research material includes its presentation in qualitative and quantitative terms.

Next page (new):
 The introduction consists of the following main elements:
 Rationale for choosing the topic; the urgency of the topic or problem. In substantiating the choice of the topic based on the description of the experience of predecessors, there is a report on the existence of a problem situation (the absence of any studies, the appearance of a new object, etc.). The relevance of the topic is determined by the general interest in the study of this object, but by the lack of exhaustive answers to existing questions, it is proved by the theoretical or practical significance of the topic.
 Definition of the object, subject, goals, tasks, methods, approaches, hypothesis and the meaning of your work. The purpose of the study is related to the proof of the thesis, that is, the presentation of the subject of research in the author's chosen aspect.
 Material and Methods - should consist of a description of the materials and the progress of the work, as well as a complete description of the methods used.
o The description or description of the research material includes its presentation in qualitative and quantitative terms. The characteristic of the material is one of the factors determining the reliability of the conclusions and methods of investigation.
o This section describes how the problem was studied: detailed information without repeating previously published established procedures; The identification of equipment (software) and the description of materials are used, with the obligatory introduction of novelty when using materials and methods.
o The scientific methodology should include:
o - research question (s);
o - put forward hypothesis (thesis);
o - stages of the study;
o - research methods;
o - results of the study.
 In the literature review section, fundamental and new works on the subject matter of foreign authors in English should be covered (at least 15 works), analysis of the given works in terms of their scientific contribution, as well as research gaps that you supplement in your article .

o It is IMPOSSIBLE to have a multitude of links not related to work, or inappropriate judgments about your own achievements, references to your previous work.
 In the Results and Discussion section, you analyze and discuss the results of your research. The conclusion is drawn on the results obtained during the research, the main essence is revealed. And this is one of the most important sections of the article. It is necessary to analyze the results of its work and discuss the relevant results in comparison with previous works, analyzes and conclusions.
 Conclusion, conclusions - summarizing and summarizing the work at this stage; confirmation of the truth of the assertion made by the author, and the author's conclusion about the change in scientific knowledge, taking into account the results obtained. The conclusions should not be abstract, they should be used to generalize the research results in a particular scientific field, with a description of the proposals or the possibilities for further work.
o The structure of the conclusion should contain the following questions: What are the aims and methods of the study? What are the results? What are the conclusions? What are the prospects and opportunities for implementing, applying the development?
 List of used literature, or Bibliographic list consists of not less than 10 titles for literature in the natural sciences and engineering directions and 15 titles for social and humanitarian directions, and not less than 50% of the total number of titles in English. If there are works presented in Cyrillic in the list of literature, it is necessary to present the list of literature in two versions: first - in the original, the second - in the romanized alphabet (transliteration).
o The Romanized list of literature should look like this: author (s) (transliteration) → (year in parentheses) → title of the article in transliterated form [translation of article title into English in square brackets], name of Russian source (transliteration, or English name - if available), the output is with the notation in English.
For example: Gokhberg L., Kuznetsova T. (2011) Strategiya-2020: novye kontury rossiiskoi innovatsionnoi politiki [Strategy 2020: New Outlines of Innovation Policy]. Foresight-Russia, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 8-30. The list of literature is presented in alphabetical order, and ONLY those works that are cited in the text.
o Style of registration of the list of literature in Russian and Kazakh language in accordance with GOST 7.1-2003 "Bibliographic record. Bibliographic description. General requirements and rules of compilation "(requirement for publications included in the CCISS list).
o The style of registration of the Romanized list of literature, as well as sources in English (another foreign language) for social and humanitarian directions - American Psychological Association (http://www.apastyle.org/), for the natural and technical directions - Chicago Style (www.chicagomanualofstyle. org).