Publication Fee:

Article submission is totally free. once the article has been submitted, the author will be awarded with acknowledgement letter-a receipt of receiving the article by Al-Burz Management system. Then the article will go through the Pre-Editorial review that is totally free of cost. Pre- Editorial review meant to check up and scrutinize the submitted article on the very basic criteria of Al-Burz (البرز)  Publishing Policy, it includes:

Ø Scope

Ø Non-Repository Turnitin Originality (below than 19%)

Ø Basic Format (Authors’ Strength and Citation Style etc)

Ø Abstract and Key Words

Al-Burz is an Open access research Journal, which appreciates the original contribution on Brahui language. Al-Burz provides free subscription in account of download and read online.   

Al-Burz will not charges any fee at the time of submission. Contributors can make freely submission after registration in submission portal.

Al-Burz APC (Article Processing Charges)

Al-Burz will charge Rs. 25000 as APC (article processing charges) Post-acceptance of an abstract or article before sending to duble blind peer review (1-International & 1-National).

It founds about 50% of the whole process’ charges. For permanent, instant, all-inclusive and worldwide access to the full article text the publication charges covers;

Ø Editorial Work: Administrative support, commissioning content, editorial layout, journal development, and correspondence with authors, reviewers and referees.

Ø Review and Evaluation: Editorial review, duble-blind peer review, final evaluation (01 international and 01 national referee)

Ø Technical Infrastructure and Innovation: Development, maintenance and operation of online journal system and websites and coordination among the editorial board.

Ø Production of Articles: Formatting and mark-up of articles.

Ø Marketing of Journal and Content: Making sure readers and authors know about the work published in the title

Ø Promotion on Various Mediums: Content advertising via various world recognized research forums and groups, data bases, research software’s and social media

Ø Customer Service: Responding to authors and readers

Ø Circulation: Published contents circulation in the relevant circles for enhancing citations

Ø Production of Articles: Inclusion in abstracting, indexing, aggregating, linking, uploading in world class reputable research databases, directories and bibliographies


Source of Funding:

Al-Burz generates its 50% revenue from APC (article process charges). Mostly Al-Burz depends on its publisher, i.e University of Balochistan. The printing charges of Al-Burz from Volume no 1 to 12 have been carried out by the University of Balochistan.

Journal Account Detail:

Title of the Account: Al-Burz

Account No: 08737900141403 / IBAN PK46 HABIB 0008737900141403

HBL, University Branch, Sariab Road Quetta, Balochistan, Pakistan.

Print Copy Subscription:

Pakistan: 500 per copy+ Courier Charges

Foreign: 100USD + Courier Charges


Submission Process

To submit your manuscript please click here.

First time user? Read this.

Submitting manuscript in “Al-Burz (البرز) – Manuscript Submission and Tracking System" is quite simple. First time submitter/ Contributors have to "Create an account”. After creating account and logging in, author starts a “New Submission”. This is 5-steps self-explanatory article submission wizard. You can submit your manuscript in multiple sessions.

For more information regarding Editorial Policy and preparation of manuscript according to journal style, please visit For Authors page.

In Manuscript Submission and Tracking System you can complete your active submissions and track their status any time you want.

Before you start submission, please collect email addresses of all the authors and also send your ORCID Ids.