Article Processing Charges

Publication Fees for the International Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Studies (IJAHSS)

The International Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Studies (IJAHSS) follows an open-access model to ensure that published research is freely accessible to a global audience. To cover the costs associated with the publication process, including peer review, editing, and online hosting, the journal charges publication fees. Below are the details of the publication fees:


Article Processing Charges (APC):

  • Regular Articles: $200 USD per article
  • Review Articles: $250 USD per article
  • Special Issue Articles: $150 USD per article (applies to articles submitted to special issues organized by the journal)
  • Book Reviews and Short Communications: $100 USD per article


Waivers and Discounts: IJAHSS recognizes the financial constraints faced by researchers, particularly those from low-income and lower-middle-income countries. To support the dissemination of research from diverse geographical regions, the journal offers the following waivers and discounts:


  • Full Waiver: Available for authors from low-income countries, as defined by the World Bank.
  • Partial Waiver (50% Discount): Available for authors from lower-middle-income countries, as defined by the World Bank.
  • Special Discount: Discounts may be granted on a case-by-case basis for authors with demonstrated financial need or for articles deemed exceptionally significant by the editorial board.


Payment Process:

  • Authors will receive an invoice for the APC after their article has been accepted for publication.
  • Payment must be made before the article is published online.
  • Payment options include credit card, PayPal, and bank transfer.


Refund Policy:

  • APCs are non-refundable once the article has been published.
  • In case of article withdrawal before publication, a refund may be considered if the reason for withdrawal is deemed valid by the editorial board.


Note: The publication fees are subject to change, and the most current fee structure will be communicated to authors at the time of article acceptance.

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