Article Processing Charges

The charge

As an Open Access title, publishing an article in this journal requires an Article Processing Charge (APC) that will be billed to the submitting author following acceptance. Apart from this Article Processing Charge, there are no fees (for example submission charges, page charges, or color charges). The Article Processing Charge for the journal is (No publication charges) to publish on a rapid basis. Please mention in the comment to the editor about rapid publication.

  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 7 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2-3 days.

Refund policy

Once an article has been accepted for publication, an Article Processing Charge is due. The submitting author assumes responsibility for the Article Processing Charge, and PIJ will not issue refunds of any kind.


PIJ operates a transparent waiver policy to help support researchers who are unable to meet some or all of the cost associated with publishing open access.

Print Editions

Pacific International journal is freely available online, but print editions are also available to purchase. The rate per copy is $ 125  and is applicable worldwide (except Pakistan) for Pacific International journal. However, the rate per copy is $ 75 across Pakistan. This rate includes printed copies of all articles published in a journal over a calendar year.

Please contact If you have any questions or if you would like to place an order for the print edition of Pacific International Journal. Information on payment methods will be provided after your initial correspondence.