Focus & Scope

The International Journal of Creative Multimedia (IJCM) is a double blind peer-reviewed open-access journal published bi-annually (April & September) and is offered for online publication free of charge, without any submission, review, or page fees. The journal is devoted to publish research papers in all fields of creative multimedia, including Digital Learning; Media, Arts & Technology; Games & Virtual Reality, Cinema & Film Studies; Computer Graphics, Animation & Visual Effects and Visual Design & Communication. It aims to provide an international forum for the exchange of ideas and findings from researchers across different cultures, and encourages research on the impact of social, cultural and technological factors on creative multimedia theory and practice. It also seeks to promote the transfer of knowledge between professionals in academia and industry by emphasising research where results are of interest or applicable to creative multimedia practices. We welcome all kinds of papers that connect academic researches with practical and industrial context in the field of creative multimedia. The scope of the IJCM is in the broad areas of Creative Multimedia following the five major thematic streams, includes but not limited to:

  • Digital Learning: Innovative Teaching and Learning Strategies, Learning Spaces, Problem-solving Learning, Authentic Learning, etc.
  • Media, Arts and TechnologyImpact of the technological and scientific developments on the art, design, communication and creativity, etc.
  • Games and Virtual RealityMotion Sensors, Computer Graphics, Multimodal Display Technology and Interaction, etc.
  • Cinema and Film Studies: Film & Society, Film Criticism, Film Theory & Philosophy, Malaysian & Southeast Asian Cinema, etc.
  • Computer Graphics, Animation and Visual Effects: Modelling, Rendering, Computer Animation, Motion Graphics & Design, etc.
  • Visual Design and Communication: Advertising Content, Creative Process, Elements & Principles of Design, etc.

All articles published are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) license.



The readerships for IJCM are worldwide researchers and specialists who are peers of the contributors. A general but educated and well-read audience are intended audience for this journal.


Summary Information

 Journal Name

 International Journal of Creative Multimedia 



 First Publication

 April 2020 


 Twice a year (April & September) 

 Peer Review

 Double blind peer review

 Citation Style

 American Psychological Association (APA) 




 Universiti Telekom Sdn Bhd (owner of Multimedia University)

 Open Access

 Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) 

 Publication Fee

 Free for Online Publication (No Submission/ Review/ Page Charge)