Call for papers

Metaverse (MET)is an open-access academic periodical that studies relevant issues on metaverse. MET also welcomes different types of articles including research articles, case studies and reviews concerned with metaverse studies such as the concept definition and its development along with sources and growth approaches of metaverse.


The scope of articles in the journal includes, but is not limited to:


  • Virtual reality

  • Artificial intelligence

  • Smart home technology

  • Digital society

  • Virtual reality economy

  • IoT engineering

  • Internet engineering

  • Blockchain technology

  • Cloud collaboration

  • Distributed information technology

  • Digital energy

  • Digital twin

  • Extended reality technology


    Editorial Process

    Preliminary assessment: 3 days

    Peer review: 4 - 6 weeks
    Final decision: 2 weeks
    Production for online publication: 1 week

    Article Processing Charges

    Metaverse receives financial support from Beijing Chuncheng Education Publications Research Center, hence the APC is free for authors for the time being. The editorial office of Metaverse expresses its sincere thanks to the sponsor.

    Waiver Policy

    Metaverse is committed to promoting the academic development in the world without any financial barrier to knowledge sharing and learning. There has developed a waiver policy especially for authors from low-income countries. Authors who are interested in applying for a waiver could contact editorial-met@apacsci.com. Metaverse reserves the right to approve or reject a waiver application.

    How to submit

  • 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. 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. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.

  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.

  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.

  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.

  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

  • Author guidelines:


  • Submit online:

    https://aber.apacsci.com/index.php/met/about/submissions#authorGuidelines Or send directly to editorial-met@apacsci.com.

    The journal is striving to be indexed in first-class databases for maximum exposure of its publishing. Any queries or questions are welcomed.


    Editorial Office of Metaverse (MET)

    Email: editorial-met@apacsci.com

URL: https://aber.apacsci.com/index.php/met/index