Article Processing Charges
1. General Information on IMR Press’s Article Processing Charges (APC)

IMR Press publishes all of its journals in full open access, meaning unlimited use and reuse of articles, in addition to giving credit to the authors. All our articles are published under a Creative Commons (CC-BY) license.

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, and dissemination of published papers in various venues, in addition to other publishing functions. There are no charges for rejected articles, no submission charges. Some items (Editorials, Corrections, Retractions, Comments, etc.) are published free of charge.

APC Mainly go forward Defraying the Costs of:

  • IMR Press’s website construction and maintain.
  • Online submission & peer review system.
  • Journal publication.
  • Editorial fees.
  • Others.
2. Journal Specific APCs

Tax and Transaction Fee:

  • Local VAT or local taxes will be added if applicable.
  • 4%–5% Transaction fee may be charged by the credit card company.

Discounts for Authors:
For authors from Low and Middle income countries, discounts may be granted on a case-by-case basis.

3. Ways of Payment and Instructions

IMR Press currently supports the following payment methods:

  • Payment with Credit Card

Payment by Credit Card is preferred. Please click Credit Card and follow the instructions to pay by Credit Card. We accept Credit Card payments in USD and EUR through VISA, MasterCard and American Express.

  • Online Payment by PayPal

Please click PayPal and follow the instructions. The payee e-mail address is We accept CHF, USD, EUR or GBP paid by Credit Card through PayPal.

  • Wire Transfer

Please ensure that transfer fees are paid by you as the “sender”; do not select “shared” fees or fees paid by the “beneficiary” or “recipient” in order that IMR Press receives the full invoiced amount. We prefer to receive payment in USD, but also accept payments in EUR.

Bank information:

Account Name: IMR PRESS PTE. LTD.


Bank Name: United Overseas Bank Limited Singapore

Account NO.: 451-910-924-1

Branch Name: UOB Main Branch

Bank Address: 80 Raffles Place, UOB Plaza, Singapore 048624



  • Invoices are emailed shortly after acceptance to the payment contact provided by the authors.
  • APCs are payable within 5 business days.