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PAGE CHARGES SPONSORSHIP


Page Charges Sponsorship for Journal Publication

OBJECTIVE :

To provide financial sponsorship of Page Charges for Journal Publication** in Quartile 1(Q1), Quartile2 (Q2) and/or Quartile 3 (Q3) journals. The sponsorship will encourage MMU researchers/authors to enhance their research by producing quality output and publications. Such quality publications will drive citation, improve collaborations and university rankings and rating.

CRITERIA AND CLAUSES :

1) The financial sponsorship for page charges for journal publication shall be given based on the following quartile. However, for paper appearing in both indexed databases, the higher quartile will be recognized.

Using MMU Sponsorship
Using External Grant Fund
Web of Science (WoS)
Q1 & Q2: 100%
Q3 : 75%<>
Web of Science (WoS)
ALL Quartile - 100%
SCOPUS:
Q1 & Q2: 100%
SCOPUS:
ALL Quartile - 100%
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2) The journal must be active/covered in WoS or SCOPUS when the paper is submitted to the publisher.

3) Sponsorship of Page Charges for Journal Publication using MMU Funds will only be considered for the following criteria :
a) Full sponsorship will be given to the applicant if the first author or second author (if MMU student is the first author) is from MMU, although the publication is co-authored with co-authors from other universities or institutions. 26/012017
b) If the first author is not from MMU, the sponsorship will be partial, pro-rated according to the number of authors from MMU. 26/01/2017
c) Sponsorship will be based on reimbursement only.
d) Limit amount of page charges maximum to RM5000.00 per paper ** starting 1 Jan 2019

4) Sponsorship of Page Charges for Journal Publication using External Grant will be considered for the following criteria: starting 18 April 2019
a) For ALL Indexed Journals in Scopus or WoS
b) Subject to fund availability and approval from the funding agency
c) Payment is on reimbursement basis
5) Sponsorship of Page Charges for Journal Publication using Publication Reward Vouchers will be considered for the following criteria :
a) Sponsorship is subject to applicant’s vouchers availability
b) The sponsorship is not limited to the current University guidelines for Page Charges Sponsorship as prescribed in clause 1) above, however the University has the right for final decision.

c) Sponsorship will be based on reimbursement only.

6) Prior Public Disclosure Approval for journal publication is compulsory.

Download application form here

For more information, please contact Research Management Centre (RMC)

** Please refer to the latest MMU Journal Databse in List of Memo webpage. Kindly refer to MMU Journal Database category dated 19 Aug 2015.


Last Updated : 19 April 2019