Journal Charge Fee and Licensing Terms


The Asia Pacific Journal of Social and Behavioral Sciences (APJSBS) recognizes the financial challenges authors may face with publication fees. In our commitment to open access, we eliminate all publication fees to promote inclusivity and widespread dissemination of scholarly work. Our policy ensures that financial constraints do not hinder access and sharing of knowledge.



Authors who publish with the Asia Pacific Journal of Social and Behavioral Sciences (APJSBS) grant the journal a non-exclusive license to distribute their work under the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY 4.0). This licensing framework permits others to share, modify, and build upon the work, broadening the reach of the research to the widest possible audience. It also ensures that the original authors receive proper citation for their contributions.


Published on January 25, 2024.