Allied Sciences and Engineering Journal (ASEJ) operates under an open-access model to ensure broad accessibility to research findings. As part of our commitment to open access publishing, we charge an Article Processing Charge (APC) to cover the costs associated with editorial management, peer review, production, and online hosting of accepted manuscripts. We strive to maintain a balance between ensuring affordability for authors and covering the costs associated with the publication process. Below are details regarding the APC for publishing in our journal:

APC Amount

The APC for publishing an article in the Allied Sciences and Engineering Journal is set at $160 USD.

Waivers and Discounts

Waivers or discounts on the APC may be available in certain circumstances, including:

  • Authors from Low-Income Countries or Regions: Authors from areas with limited research funding.
  • Societal Impact Research: Manuscripts reporting on research with significant societal impact or addressing pressing issues in allied sciences and engineering.
  • Financial Hardship: Authors facing financial hardship or inability to cover the total APC due to exceptional circumstances.

APC Coverage

The APC covers the following aspects of the publication process:

  • Editorial Management and Peer Review
  • Copyediting and Typesetting
  • Online Hosting and Maintenance: Ensuring the article is available on the journal’s website.
  • Indexing Services and Databases: Inclusion in indexing services for enhanced visibility and discoverability.

Payment Process

  • Instructions Upon Acceptance: Upon acceptance of your manuscript for publication, you will receive instructions on how to process the APC payment.
  • Payment Methods: Payments can typically be made via online payment systems, wire transfer, or other secure methods.
  • Confirmation: Confirmation of payment will be provided upon receipt, and your manuscript will proceed to the production stage.

Transparency and Accountability

  • Sustainability and Quality: The APC helps ensure the sustainability and quality of the journal’s publishing operations.
  • Detailed Information: Detailed information on how APC funds are utilized is available upon request.
  • Commitment to Transparency: We are committed to transparency and accountability in managing APC payments and publishing operations.

We appreciate your support and contribution to open access publishing and look forward to publishing your research in the Allied Sciences and Engineering Journal.