Article Processing Charges

Panacea Journal of Linguistics and Literature (PJLL) does not charge a submission fee to encourage free submissions. However, Authors pay a one-time Article Processing Charge (APC) to cover the costs of peer review administration and management, professional production of articles in PDF and other formats, website management, membership of various international organizations like CrossRef and Portico, etc. and dissemination of published papers in various venues, in addition to other publishing costs. 

APC is based on the affiliation of a corresponding author. Please see the table below for details about APC.

Corresponding Author’s Affiliation

APC in US $

Top 100 Universities in the QS World University Rankings


Top 500 Universities in the QS World University Rankings

$ 150

High-Income Countries

$ 300

Middle-Income Countries (Lower and Upper)*

$ 250

Low-Income Counties

$ 150


Please see your country in the World Bank List of Economies

*Pakistan is a lower-middle-income country. Moreover, APC for Pakistani authors is PKR 40,000. The waive-off policy is available for M. Phil/ PhD scholars (20%) discount.