Submission Guidelines


If you wish to submit a potential article for Ceteris Paribus, please see our submission guidelines below:

  • We accept submissions from all Durham University students, regardless of year or course.

  • Submissions must be no shorter than 500 words and no longer than 2000 words, including references. If you wish to submit a longer piece of writing, please contact us first.

  • Where appropriate and applicable, submissions should include a Harvard style referencing (see

  • Include a title for the article -- the Editors and/or Chief Editors will provide guidance on this.

  • In-text charts and diagrams are allowed, as long as they are cited and include a caption to explain their relevance.

  • The text should be 1.5x spaced and in Arial/Calibri/Times New Roman size 12 font.

  • Submit your article as either .doc or .docx

  • Submissions must not have been published on any other platform and need to be your own work.

Please contact the Chief Editors who are happy to answer your questions and/or provide more guidance, via emailing We look forward to your submissions!