Article Processing Charges

To cover publication costs, Aster journals have very minimal Article Processing Charges (APCs),  only upon editorial acceptance of an article.

Article Type Processing Charges (USD)
Research Article 429
Review Article 399
Case Report 349
Image 149
Short Communication 199
Letter to Editor 199
Opinion 199
Perspective 199
Book review 149


We offer discounts on article-processing charges if you are based in a country which is classified by the World Bank as a low-income or a lower-middle-income economy. For a list of countries by world bank income classification, please refer to:

Economic classification of countries

To apply for discounts on the article publishing charges (APCs), please contact us at:

Open Access Journals