Price Setting Policy

Pandawa Institute publishes journal articles under business models Open access articles whose publication is funded by payments that are made by authors, their institution, or funding bodies, commonly known as Article Publishing Charges (APCs).

As an open-access publisher, which typically involves the upfront payment of an article publishing charge (APC), we will also make their article immediately and freely available upon publication on Pandawa Institute Journal, in perpetuity, with the license attached to it. Pandawa Institute’s APC prices are set on a per journal basis, with prices clearly displayed on journal homepages.

Adjustments in Pandawa Institute’s APC prices are under regular review and are subject to change. We set APC prices based on the following criteria:

  • Journal quality;
  • The journal’s editorial and technical processes;
  • Competitive considerations;
  • Market conditions;
  • Other revenue streams associated with the journal.