Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Contemporary Research in Chemistry (JCRC) is a blind peer-reviewed journal of the department of Chemistry, Faculty of Sciences, Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad Pakistan. This annual journal is an open access and publishes high quality empirical research and review articles in all the fields of chemistry, both in online and printed versions.

Areas of Interest

The journal covers the following areas, but not limited to:

Analytical Chemistry                                         

Inorganic Chemistry


Organic Chemistry

Physical Chemistry





Computational Chemistry                                 

Theoretical Chemistry  


Environmental Chemistry

Medicinal Chemistry


Nuclear Chemistry                                              

Polymer Chemistry


Supra-molecular Chemistry                            

Organic Material Chemistry


Surface Chemistry                                               

Bio-inorganic Chemistry  


Bio-organic Chemistry

Organometallic Chemistry                                                                     


Physical-organic Chemistry                            

Materials Science (Chemistry Based)   


Biology (Chemistry Based)                              

Nanotechnology (Chemistry Based)



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Journal of Contemporary Research in Chemistry (JCRC) is a peer-reviewed journal of Allama Iqbal Open University. It is an annual journal both in printed and online versions.


Publication Frequency

It is an annual journal with the mission of promoting research and disseminating information about research in chemistry.


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.