HEC Recognition of Journals

W category:

 Journals having impact factor and included in journal citation report (JCR)

 X category:

Journal having no Impact Factor, but meet all criteria of HEC and have paper reviewed by at least one expert from academically advanced country in respective discipline.

 Y category:

Journal having no Impact Factor, but meet all criteria by HEC EXCEPT review of each paper by at least one expert from academically advanced country in respective discipline.

 Z category:

 Journal having no impact factor, but meet all HEC criteria EXCEPT 
  • Review of each paper by at least one expert from academically advanced country in respective discipline.
  • Abstracted indexed internationally by HEC recognized agency.