Call for Papers

Dear Colleagues,
We are honoured to inform you about Journal of Language and Education.
The aim of the journal is to bring together scholars, practitioners, and researchers working in the above important disciplines worldwide.
Submission is opened for:
Volume 5 Issue 1 (is scheduled to be published on March 20, 2019)
Volume 5 Issue 2 (is scheduled to be published on June 20, 2019)
Volume 5 Issue 3 (is scheduled to be published on September 20, 2019)
Volume 5 Issue 4 (is scheduled to be published on December 20, 2019)

Journal of Language and Education (JLE) is a high quality open access peer-reviewed international journal published quarterly by the National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russia.
JLE provides a platform for the researchers, academicians, professionals, and practitioners to impart and share knowledge in the form of high quality empirical and theoretical research papers, case studies, literature reviews and book reviews. The journal publishes theoretical, analytical and research articles in the fields of linguistics, psycholinguistics, pedagogical psychology, interdisciplinary linguistic studies and methods of teaching languages.
The articles range from research-based work to personal experience of implementing a language course.
The journal addresses academics, professionals, and students interested in innovations in phonetics, lexis, grammar, interdisciplinary linguistic studies and theory and practice of teaching languages.
All submissions should be sent via our online submission section (please follow the link except letters to the editor ( When submitting manuscript to JLE you need to register, log in, go to your account, upload the paper and then it will be forwarded to reviewers.
All JLE submissions must be original and plagiarism free. JLE will not consider any manuscripts that have been previously published in any format (other languages included), except as an abstract or academic thesis.
All publications are free of charge.
Acceptance Notification: within 35 days from the date of manuscript submission

Guidelines for Journal Contributors
  1. Journal of Language and Education is an electronic journal of the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE), Russia.
  2. In order to ensure a worldwide readership, all articles submitted to Journal of Language and Education must be written in English (either British or American, but not mixed up). All publications are free of charge, and can be accessed on the Web site of the HSE.
  3. The double blind peer review of each manuscript is carried out in the normal manner via JLE submission and peer review system by the Guest Editor.
  4. Each manuscript must be accompanied by a statement that it has not been published elsewhere and that it has not been submitted simultaneously for publication elsewhere.
  5. The authors bear full responsibility for the content of the articles and the opinions expressed in them.
  6. Articles submitted must be unpublished, and cannot be simultaneously submitted to other journals.
  7. Formatting requirements.

File format

The document uploaded during Step 2 of the submission process:
Microsoft Word (*.doc or *.docx): We can accept Word 2003 DOC files and Word 2007 DOCX files.
Rich Text Format (RTF): Users of other word processing packages should save or convert their files to RTF before uploading. Many free tools are available that will make this process easier.

The AOSIS house style

The manuscript must adhere to the AOSIS house style guide.

Referencing style guide

The manuscript must adhere to the APA referencing style. Conform to the formatting style of Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA) 6th Edition.


Manuscripts must be written in British English, according to the Oxford English Dictionary [avoid Americanisms (e.g. use ‘s’ and not ‘z’ spellings), set your version of Microsoft Word to UK English]. Refer to the AOSIS house style guide for more information.

Page and line numbers

Include page numbers and line numbers in the manuscript file.

Font type

Use a standard font size in any standard font family.

Line spacing



Ensure that formatting for headings is consistent in the manuscript. Limit manuscript sections and sub-sections to four heading levels. Make sure heading levels are clearly indicated in the manuscript text. Do not number headings.

  1. Types of articles for publication.

Original Research Article (ORA)
Scientific Book / Article Review
Perspective and Opinion Article


Note:JLE recommends 6000 or more word count, excluding title page, legends, and references.
Please, do not hesitate to email us in case of any questions: