Financial Support for Journal Paper Publication


Criteria

  • Paper has been accepted for publication.
  • The journal in which the paper to be published are impact factored journals listed in Clarivate Analytic – Journal Citation Report Web of Science databases such as SCIE, SSCI, and AHCI. The (中文核心期刊要目总览) published by Peking University Publisher will also be considered.
  • The applicant must be a UTAR staff and is the corresponding author of the paper. For cases wherein the UTAR staff is not the corresponding author, the financial support per publication shall be based on the amount of page charge shared equally among authors from other institutions (if any).
  • Proper designation of the author(s) at UTAR is included in the paper if allowed in the prescribed format by the publisher.
  • Provision of evidence of the impact factored journal concerned being listed in the latest Clarivate Analytic – Journal Citation Report Web of Science at submission time.

Coverage of Financial Support

  • Only mandatory page charge is considered
  • Scheme A: Journal Quartile Score (Q1): maximum of financial support of RM 6,000 per publication
    Scheme B: Journal Quartile Score (Q2) : maximum of financial support of RM 4,000 per publication
    Scheme C: Journal Quartile Score (Q3 & Q4) : maximum of financial support of RM 2,000 per publication
  • For publications involving multimedia content, full justifications must be provided for the mandatory costs incurred in the content publication.
  • Notwithstanding (1), over-length page charge arising from the publication of paper exceeding the prescribed page limit of the publisher may be considered with the following conditions:
    1. paper accepted for publication in SCIE database must be in Q1 journals and has an impact factor greater than or equal to 5.00, OR paper accepted for publication in SSCI database must be in Q1 journals and has an impact factor greater than or equal to 3.00,
    2. maximum of 2 over-length pages will be considered,
    3. maximum coverage of over-length page charge is RM2000 per publication,
    4. the total amount of mandatory page charge with over-length page charge does not exceed the maximum of financial support of Q1 journal scheme in (2).
     
  • Voluntary donations or other optional contributions shall not be considered.