Article Processing Charges(APC)

21/06/2019

Article Processing Charges(APC)

Tropical Journal of Pathology and Microbiology is being run by Siddharth Academy of Medical & Health Sciences Research, Bhopal, India, dedicated to encourage research in the field of Medical and allied health sciences. Due to costs towards article processing, maintenance of paper in secured data storage system, databases and other financial constraints, authors are required to pay Rs. 5950/- (Indian Authors affiliated to Indian Institutes) and 100 USD (Foreign Authors) per article submitted. For Case Reports APC will be Rs 2500/- (Indian Authors affiliated to Indian Institutes) and 70 USD (Foreign Authors) per article submitted.

For Printed Issue Authors are required to pay Rs. 750/- extra for one Copy.

Review on Request under tatkal scheme/ Fast track process: Review process will be fast track on request by author. (Rs 9,000/ 150 USD for Research article and Rs 4000 / 100 $ USD for case report)

Author should pay APC within 24 hours in tatkal/ Fast tracked scheme & within 3 days in regular submission after receiving acceptance letter.

Article processing charges are required for

1. Journal Hosting System [OJS]
2. XML generation for Indexing
3. In-house copyediting and linguistic support
4. Pagination & typesetting
5. Inclusion in Crossref, giving a permanent DOI and enabling easy citation in other journals.
6. Archiving, where appropriate, in an internationally recognized, open access repositories.
7. Printing and binding of hard copies and its postage charges.

Publication of an article in Tropical Journal of Pathology and Microbiology is not contingent upon the author's ability to pay the charges. Neither is acceptance to pay the handling fee a guarantee that the paper will be accepted for publication. Authors that may not be able to pay they can request the editorial office to reduce the fee to an amount as per editorial office normes. We only accept payment of handling fee/processing charges after manuscript has been accepted for publication.

All articles from YOUNG RESEARCHERS* are published free of Article processing charges. (*All authors should be Under graduate Medical Students)