About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Journal of Bio-Science publishes articles on the basic applied branches of Biological Sciences. It publishes original research articles and review articles only.

The Institute of Biological Sciences (IBSc), University of Rajshahi has established in 1989 and then started for publishing the Journal of Bio-Science (J. Bio-Sci.) from 1993. The J. Bio-Sci. is a peer-reviewed journal publishes only one issue per year (June). Scientific papers in any fields of Biological Sciences from anywhere in world are being considered for publishing in the Journal of Bio-Science as per reviewer’s comments and recommendation.

Publication Frequency

The journal is published annually in June.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Creative Commons Licence
Articles in the Journal of Bio-Sciences are Open Access articles published under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Article Processing Fees:

Payment of publication charges:
Upon acceptance it is required to remit the sum of Tk. 3000/- (Three thousand; Tk. 2000/- to be paid during MS submission and Tk. 1000/- to be paid after Galley proof correction) for Bangladeshi authors.

USD 50.00 (excluding of Bank charges) for International authors (to be paid upon acceptance the ms). The publication charges may kindly be sent to the Chief Editor, Journal of Bio-Science, Agrani Bank Limited, Rajshahi University Branch, Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh by Swift Telex Transfer.

See Author Guidelines on Submissions page for bank details.

Copyright and Permissions

Copyright of all published articles belongs to the J Bio-Sci. Copyright transfer is effective once the author receives written confirmation of acceptance of the manuscript. The copyright covers the exclusive and unlimited rights to reproduce and distribute an article in any form of reproduction (printing, electronic media, or any other form) and also translation right. The author, however, reserves the right to use the published matter in any non-profitable means. It is author’s responsibility to obtain the permission from appropriate authority if figures are reused from a previously published document.

Cost for Print Copies

Copies are available from the Director, Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Rajshahi, 3rd Science Building, Rajshahi - 6205, Bangladesh. Tel. +880-721-750928, Fax: +880-721-750064, E-mail: jbio@ ru.ac.bd, director_ibsc@ru.ac.bd, Website: www.ru.ac.bd/ibsc, <http://www.banglajol.info/index.php/ JBS/index>

Price of the Journal
SAARC countries, US$ 25.00 + 8.00 (Postage)
Other Countries, US$ 50 .00+ 5.00 (Postage)
In Bangladesh Tk. 300.00 for one issue.


Institute of Biological Sciences, Rajshahi University