World Scientific APCs for open access publishing

Waived and discounted Article Processing Charges when publishing in a World Scientific hybrid or fully open access journal

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World Scientific APCs for open access publishing

ABOUT THE AGREEMENT

TYPE:
Hybrid, Fully open access
SUBJECTS:
Applied Sciences, Business & Management, Earth Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Mathematics
PUBLISHER/VENDOR:
AGREEMENT TERM:
31 Dec 2022

World Scientific offers waived and discounted Article Processing Charges (APCs) to corresponding authors from EIFL partner countries when they publish in one of their eligible hybrid or fully open access journals.

The agreement is valid for eligible hybrid and fully open access journals from World Scientific. 

Below are the agreed terms: 

  • Waived Article Processing Charges (100% discount - no fees) for corresponding authors from: Albania, Botswana, Congo, Fiji, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lesotho, Malawi, Maldives, Moldova, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, North Macedonia, Senegal, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
  • 70% discounted Article Processing Charges for corresponding authors from: Ethiopia, Uzbekistan
  • 50% discounted Article Processing Charges for corresponding authors from: Armenia, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Latvia, Lithuania, Palestine, Serbia

When the corresponding author receives the acceptance email from World Scientific, they should reply to the sender (which is usually the handling editor) and inform them about the waiver / discount eligibility. If the waiver/discount has not been applied, they can email openaccess@wspc.com for assistance.

The publisher will mention the availability of waivers and discounts on each journal's web page and/or the article acceptance letter. 

You can view the title list here and browse it by subject. This title list will be updated once a year, no later than 31st July each year. The current list was confirmed on 5th October 2020.

Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Finance & Management, Engineering, Environmental Science, Materials Science, Mathematics, Medical & Life Sciences, Physics

Click on your country below to get the full list of all the journals that EIFL has negotiated terms for open access publishing.

Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Botswana, China, Congo, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Georgia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lesotho, Lithuania, Malawi, Maldives, Moldova, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, North Macedonia, Palestine, Senegal, Serbia, Slovenia, Sudan, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Contact us if you have questions at romy@eifl.net