Article Processing and Submission Charges

Publication Fee

It is imperative to note that there are no Article Processing and Publication Charges for BTTN Journal. However;

  1. Modest amount as honorarium is paid to the Reviewers (National and International)
  2. Author(s) are no longer paid a modest honorarium for their contributions to BTTN Journal since the Journal is accredited by the HEC in the "Y" category.

BTTN Journal does not charge any fee for the submission, processing and publication of research articles.

Article submission is totally free followed by a receipt of acknowledgment for the author. The submission undergoes a pre-editorial review process, which is also free of cost and is instrumental in scrutinizing the submitted article as per the BTTN Journal publishing policy. The article is assessed in terms of its Scope, Similarity Index Report (Turnitin 19% or below), and Abstract, Key words, Content's strength, Citation format etc. This is followed by free of cost Review and Evaluation process. It includes blind peer- reviewing (1 national and 1 international reviewer) followed by final evaluation. For submission process, please see details in the Submission Guidelines

While BTTN widely circulates and promotes the BTTN Journal, there are no publication charges. Publication process is quite demanding which includes printing, circulation, marketing, promotion on various mediums, as well as indexing and abstracting etc. Waiver does not apply since no fee is charged for the submission and processing of the research article.

Source of Funding

Currently, BTTN Journal is self-funded. However, after the HEC recognizes this journal through the HEC reviewing and monitoring processes, it will start receiving funding from the HEC.