The Cambridge International Law Journal (CILJ) is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal run by members of the postgraduate community at the University of Cambridge Faculty of Law. The Editorial Board is pleased to invite submissions for its seventh volume (Issues to be published in June and December 2018).

General call for submissions – International law

The Board welcomes long articles, short articles, case notes and book reviews that engage with current themes in international law. All submissions are subject to double-blind peer review by our Editorial Board. In addition, all long articles are sent to our Academic Review Board, which consists of distinguished international law scholars and practitioners. 

Submissions can be made at any time. Articles submitted by 1 October 2017 will be considered for Volume 7 Issue 1. Any articles submitted after that will be considered for the following issues. 

Further submission information

The Journal accepts the following types of manuscript:

  1. Long Articles between 6,000 and 12,000 including footnotes; 
  2. Short Articles not exceeding 6,000 words including footnotes;
  3. Case Notes, including substantive analysis, not exceeding 3000 words including footnotes; and
  4. Book Reviews not exceeding 2500 words including footnotes.
Please list the word count of the text and the footnotes on your manuscript.

All copies must be submitted in Word (.doc) or (.docx) format and must conform to our style guidelines, which are available at the following links:

Please ensure that your manuscript does not contain any reference to your personal or professional identity.

Further information is available at www.cilj.co.uk or you can email the Editors-in-Chief at editors@cilj.co.uk 

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