Research Publications
Call for Accreditation of Pakistan-based Research Journals for the Year 2021-2022 is now open. Applications can be submitted through HEC online portal
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Revised Policy of Research Journals

HEC has developed an online system called the HEC Journal Recognition System (HJRS) for accreditation of research journals. HJRS is a collection of research journals that are categorized into three different categories – W, X, and Y -- within their respective knowledge areas on the basis of a number of international benchmarked and recognized parameters that measure the quality of a journal. The online system can be accessed at For any queries, please send an email to

Sciences / Applied Sciences Journals​:

Social Sciences, Arts & Humanities, Management Sciences & Economics, Multi-Disciplinary (Social Sciences):
Note: The Journals of Statistics Disciplines were shifted to HEC Recognized Journals in Sciences from 20-02-2015. Before this date, these were considered in HEC Recognized Journals in Social Sciences.



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