Faculty of Natural
Comenius University Bratislava

Instructions for authors 2022

Information on measures against the spread of coronavirus

Based on the expected gradual easing of anti-pandemic measures, SSC 2022 will take place in person on the premises of the Faculty of Science of Comenius University in Bratislava. Foreign conference participants who, due to the ongoing pandemic situation, will not be able to attend the conference in person, will be able to participate in the conference online via the MS Teams platform. These participants will have to present their paper only in the form of a presentation, presentation of papers in the form of a poster will not be allowed in this case.

In case of a worsening of the pandemic situation, please follow this page for any changes in the organization.

RNDr. Eva Viglašová, PhD.
president OC SSC

Instructions for authors

SSC FNS CU (Student Scientific Conference of the Faculty of Natural Sciences of Comenius University in Bratislava) is designed for bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral students with a scientific background, within the specified thematic areas (without the scientific-academic degree of PhD., e.g. the presenting author may not be awarded the degree of PhD.). Conferences can also be actively attended by high school and grammar school students.

The REGISTRATION for SSC FNS CU 2022 #SVK2022 CLOSES 01.04.2022

The presenting (first) author can participate in SSC FNS CU with a maximum of two contributions. The paper presented at SSC FNS CU deals with the researched topic at the level of an original scientific investigation with a representative selection of scientific literature, with appropriately selected scientific procedures, verifiable hypotheses and is processed in the form of a scientific article (see Paper Template). A compilation of scientific literature is not allowed as a contribution to SSC FNS CU!

Please, find the information about the conference fees HERE.


The submission of contributions to #ŠVK2022 is possible exclusively through the website of SSC FNS CU.

The system for submitting contributions for #ŠVK2022 on the website svkprifuk@fns.uniba.sk will be OPEN FROM 04.03.2022. TO 01.04.2022 ONLY.

Contributions to the SSC proceedings will be accepted in Slovak, Czech or English. The paper must be written in MS Word and formatted according to the required template. The file with the paper must be saved under the name of the presenting author in the form LastName_FirstName.docx (without diacritics) in the maximum total size up to 5 MB.

Paper template for SSC FNS CU 2022

Proceedings SSC 2020

The scope of the paper (together with tables, figures and appendices) is a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 6 pages. Papers that do not meet the formal requirements (scope of the paper, formatting of the text according to the template, citation of literature) will not be subject to review and will be returned to the author (will not be included in the proceedings or in the conference program)! Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Only the papers that have been reviewed and included in the proceedings can be presented at SSC FNS CU. The SSC FNS CU participant can choose the form of presentation of his/her paper, either a presentation or a poster.

Template for Conference submissions in English is available for download here.

Important Note: Use the current templates for 2022. The specified format of the article (fonts, font sizes, line spacing, page margin settings, order of individual sections, etc.) must be preserved as is specified in the template. Tables must be created directly in MS Word, not copied from MS Excel. Graphs must be inserted into the text as images in .png/.jpg. format (Insert special...), not as editable MS Excel objects. Insert images in the appropriate resolution. Failure to comply with the formal requirements may be the reason for non-acceptance.

The Presentation section

Presentation: 10 minutes + 5 minute discussion. 

The Poster section

The poster section will take place in person on the premises of the Faculty of Science, Comenius University in Bratislava. The poster must be formatted to size A0 841 x 1189 mm in vertical orientation. The poster prepared in this way must be printed out and brought with you on the day of the SSC. Each poster will have a space for its placement and subsequent presentation. More information will be provided to you upon registration of participants on the day of the SSC 2022.