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Egyptian Knowledge Bank

Explore our Egyptian journals, published in collaboration with the EKB. All article processing charges are covered - find the journal that suits you.

Our Egyptian Journals

Welcome to our collection of journals published in partnership with the Egyptian Knowledge Bank (EKB) under our open access SpringerOpen brand.  All research is free to read and published with no barriers. The journals are supported through an agreement between with the Specialized Presidential Council for Education and Scientific Research (Government of Egypt), therefore author-payable article-processing charges do not apply. 

We publish articles from journals in a wide range of disciplines and topics in the life sciences, biomedicine and clinical medicine, physical and applied sciences, mathematics, and social science. These include but are not limited to; zoology, neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry, mathematics, public health, forensic science, anesthesiology.

Explore the journals below and be sure to stay up-to-date with the latest news and upcoming journal launches.

Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences

Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences, the official publication of The International Association of Law and Forensic Sciences (IALFS), is an open access journal that publishes articles in the forensic sciences, pathology and clinical forensic medicine and its related specialities. The journal carries classic reviews, case studies, original research, hypotheses and learning points, offering critical analysis and scientific appraisal.

Egyptian Journal of Biological Pest Control

The Egyptian Journal of Biological Pest Control is a periodic scientific journal published by the Egyptian Society for Biological Control of Pests (ESBCP) in collaboration with SpringerNature. The journal aims to publish internationally peer-reviewed, high-quality research articles in the field of biological and integrated pest control (non-chemical control). The journal publishes review articles, original papers, conference reports, book reviews, editorials, laboratory reports, technical notes and short communications.

The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology

The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology (JOBAZ) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal.
JOBAZ is affiliated with the Egyptian Society for Biosciences Advancement and published by Springer Nature. The journal has five sections:

  • Physiology and Ecology, which publishes original articles concerned with the study of the different physiological processes such as circulation, excretion, endocrinology, neurobiology, enzymology, nutrition, metabolism, immunology, as well as mechanisms of toxicity, regulatory mechanisms, and ecological physiology
  • Vertebrate Anatomy and Embryology, which publishes studies that deal with adaptational mechanisms and evolutionary principles of development, molecular taxonomy and teratogenicity, as well as biodiversity and fish biology
  • Cell Biology and Genetics, which covers studies in molecular cell biology, genetics, and epigenetics, as well as cancer biology
  • Invertebrates and Parasitology, which publishes articles in advanced researches in both fields of invertebrates, parasitology, and related subjects
  • Entomology, which covers all fields of entomological research from the basic and experimental to the applied.
Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery

Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery (EJNS), the official publication of the Egyptian Society of Neurological Surgeons, is a peer-reviewed, open access online journal publishing articles in the field of the neurosciences. The journal explores theories and techniques related to the neurosciences and practice of contemporary neurosurgery.

The broad scope of the journal can be extended to those interested in topics from the spine to skull base conditions, rhinology and craniofacial conditions, as well as pediatric oncology, neuro-radiology and traumatology.

The journal welcomes submissions from authors with diverse clinical and scientific interests provided that the article has a relevance to the neurosciences and practice of contemporary neurosurgery, in its widest sense.
The ultimate aim of the journal, is the regional and international coverage and exchange of knowledge in the African continent as well as internationally, exposing the available experience and vast service being delivered to standardise the practice of neurosurgery, improve the level of performance and enhance scientific research in the field.

The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery

The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery, the official publication of The Egyptian Society of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery (ESNPN), is a peer-reviewed, open access journal publishing articles in the field of clinical neurosciences, including neurology, psychiatry and neurosurgery. The journal presents cutting edge research on technical and clinical studies of health, ethical and social issues in the field of clinical neurosciences.

Ain-Shams Journal of Anesthesiology

Ain-Shams Journal of Anesthesiology is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that encompasses all aspects of technical and clinical studies within the fields of anesthesiology, intensive and critical care management, trauma, and pain management. The journal explores efficacy and comparative studies, and includes health-related, ethical, and social issues associated with the subject; articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.

Bulletin of the National Research Centre

Bulletin of the National Research Centre is a peer-reviewed, open access, multidisciplinary journal, designed for the wide dissemination of practical research in different scientific fields to a worldwide audience. The journal is dedicated to advances in science and the practice of different fields of science, through the rapid publication of high quality research. The journal welcomes systematic reviews, meta-analysis and technological reports, as well as perspectives on all disciplines of all speciality of science.

As a multidisciplinary journal, the journal’s scope encompasses a wide range of scientific fields. Bulletin of the National Research Centre welcomes original research, reviews, case reports and letters to the editor. The standards for acceptance include scientific quality, originality, clarity and conciseness..

Journal of the Egyptian Public Health Association

The Journal of the Egyptian Public Health Association (JEPHA) aims to advance the knowledge and practice of public health at large through publishing research that seeks solutions to the challenges encountered by public health providers as well as policy makers. It publishes research in the full spectrum of public health and community medicine fields, including, epidemiology, health management, biostatistics, occupational and environmental health, family health, nutrition, and tropical health. The journal gives priority to research that has a greater public health impact such as studies reporting the development of effective interventions, program evaluation, as well as innovative types of research such as implementation research. In addition, JEPHA has particular interest in publishing manuscripts addressing emerging health problems and those focusing on Egyptian strategic health priorities.

Journal of the Egyptian Mathematical Society

Journal of the Egyptian Mathematical Society (JOEMS) is a journal of mathematical sciences publishing refereed, well-written original research articles that describe the latest research and developments in the areas of pure and applied mathematics. This is a broad-based journal covering mathematics and interdisciplinary research. To bring together original research thereby providing a forum for active researchers in mathematics and workers in more applied areas. To be acceptable for publication in the journal, papers must make significant, original and correct contributions to one or more of the fields mentioned in Mathematical Subjects Classification (M.S.C.). Applied Mathematics accepted papers should be clearly motivated by actual or potential application to real phenomena.

The Egyptian Heart Journal

The Egyptian Heart Journal is the official journal of the Egyptian Society of Cardiology. It is an international journal that publishes peer-reviewed articles on all aspects of cardiovascular disease, including original clinical studies and translational investigations. The journal publishes research, review articles, case reports and commentary articles, as well as editorials interpreting and commenting on the research presented. In addition, it provides a forum for the exchange of information on all aspects of cardiovascular medicine, including educational issues.

The Cardiothoracic Surgeon

The Cardiothoracic Surgeon (CTS) is the official journal of the Egyptian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery. It is a peer-reviewed, open access journal which publishes high-quality original scientific research documenting progress in cardiac and thoracic surgery. The journal publishes articles on a range of topics including clinical trials, outcomes and complications of experimental procedures, surgical operations and therapeutic approaches for high-risk patients with congenital and cardiothoracic diseases. It is an international journal which accepts submissions from countries across the world. It is aimed at cardiothoracic surgeons, cardiologists, chest physicians and allied health professionals.

Egyptian Journal of Medical Human Genetics

Egyptian Journal of Medical Human Genetics (EJMHG) is an open access, peer-reviewed journal with a focus on reporting innovations within the field of human and medical genetics. The journal considers articles on all aspects of the genetic basis of human disease, with a particular emphasis on biochemical genetics, biological studies of enzymes and other protein deficiencies, as well as immunogenetics. Other topics of interest include investigations of the pathogenesis of inherited disorders and practical advances in the molecular diagnosis of human disease. Articles presenting clinical applications of genomics and next generation sequencing technologies are considered valuable contributions.

Egyptian Journal of Medical Human Genetics welcomes submissions of editorials, research, reviews, case reports, correspondence, meta-analysis and commentaries.

Egyptian Journal of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

The Egyptian Journal of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine is an international journal bringing original research, editorials and review articles on all aspects of diagnostic imaging, including ultrasonography, radiography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, interventional radiology and nuclear medicine.

The journal aims to communicate to its readers, state-of-the-art information in the form of high quality original research articles and timely reviews on current developments in the field. The journal aims to inform efficient, appropriate and evidence-based imaging practice to the benefit of patients regionally and worldwide.

Its audience includes students, clinicians at all levels of training including radiology trainees, newly qualified radiology/imaging specialists and experienced radiologists.

Egyptian Pediatric Association Gazette

The Egyptian Pediatric Association Gazette is a double-blinded, peer-reviewed, open access, journal focused on children’s health and healthcare, from a multidisciplinary perspective expanding into social, psychological and health-related logistics and economics. It publishes top-quality research papers documenting current practices and promoting new developments in pediatrics, pediatric surgery and related sub-specialties, entailing recent clinical advances, innovations and experimental developments, being animal or laboratory-based experimentation, pertinent to Medical and Surgical Pediatrics.

The Gazette essentially welcomes original research papers, review articles, case reports and guidelines. Research papers may include short research communications, technical reports, Systematic reviews, meta-analyses. Review articles must rely on assembly of citable evidence, linked together with expert perspective. Narrative reviews of multidisciplinary and specialist aspects of clinical services can be considered.

The journal welcomes submissions from local, regional and international researchers. It has a high visibility and an international readership. The theme of the Gazette is to continuously import clinical best-practice and recent scientific advances in order to facilitate local and regional improvement in medical and surgical healthcare of children, across Egypt, Africa and the Middle East.

Middle East Current Psychiatry

Middle East Current Psychiatry (MECP), the official journal of The Okasha Institute of Psychiatry, Ain Shams University, is one of the Middle East’s leading psychiatric open access peer-reviewed journals. The journal publishes articles of exceptional interest in all areas of psychiatry, with a dedicated focus on clinical and experimental research. MECP aims to advance modern research in the Middle East by publishing innovative research on the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness. The journal acts as an international forum for the dissemination of information. MECP publishes research, reviews, debate articles, commentaries and case reports.

Future Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Future Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (FJPS) is the official journal of the Future University in Egypt. It is a peer-reviewed, open access journal which publishes original research articles, review articles and case studies on all aspects of pharmaceutical sciences and technologies, pharmacy practice and related clinical aspects, and pharmacy education. The journal publishes articles covering developments in drug absorption and metabolism, pharmacokinetics and dynamics, drug delivery systems, drug targeting and nano-technology. It also covers development of new systems, methods and techniques in pharmacy education and practice. The scope of the journal also extends to cover advancements in toxicology, cell and molecular biology, biomedical research, clinical and pharmaceutical microbiology, pharmaceutical biotechnology, medicinal chemistry, phytochemistry and nutraceuticals.

Middle East Fertility Society Journal

Middle East Fertility Society Journal publishes peer-reviewed papers reporting research, reviews and case reports of outstanding originality. These articles aim to summarise important and rapidly-developing areas of reproductive medicine. The journal will consider for publication original papers covering relevant scientific and clinical aspects of reproductive physiology and pathology, reproductive endocrinology and endocrine therapies. It also includes andrology, contraception, early pregnancy, embryo development, ethical issues, fertilization, gametogenesis, genetic screening (first trimester), genetic diagnosis (pre-implantation), gonadal function, implantation, infectious diseases, menstrual disorders, psycho-social issues, reproductive genetics, reproductive surgery, reproductive epidemiology, and stem cell research.

Beni-Suef University Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences

Beni-Suef University Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences (BJBAS) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that welcomes submissions of original research, literature reviews, and editorials in its respected fields of basic science; applied science (with a special focus on the fields of applied nanotechnology and biotechnology); medical sciences; pharmaceutical sciences and engineering. The multidisciplinary aspects of the journal encourage global collaboration between researchers in multiple fields and provide cross-disciplinary dissemination of findings.

Journal of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

Journal of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (JGEB) is one of the scientific journals of the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT). JGEB is produced in collaboration with the National Research Center (NRC).

JGEB is an international journal, which publishes original research articles, short communications and reviews in different fields of genetic engineering and biotechnology. The journal publishes articles in the fields of plant biotechnology, animal biotechnology, microbial biotechnology, industrial biotechnology, medical biotechnology, genomics, proteomics and bioinformatics.

JGEB is devoted to publishing articles that advance knowledge and provide novel perspectives in genetic engineering and biotechnology. Submissions of appropriate manuscripts are welcomed. A wide and diverse audience of scientists is addressed.

Future Business Journal

Future Business Journal (FBUJ) is an open access, peer-reviewed journal publishing theoretical and empirical research papers covering the major aspects of management, accounting, economics, management information systems and finance. The journal's emphasis is on theoretical developments and their implementation, empirical, applied, and policy-oriented research. The journal's purpose is to improve communications between, and within, the academic and other research communities, policymakers and operational decision makers. Future Business Journal fills a unique niche among business publications of its type by publishing articles that strike a balance between the practical and the academic fields, recognizing the intricate relationships between many areas of business activities. FBUJ is represented by a diverse and international Editorial Board comprising of individuals from reputable institutions.

Egyptian Liver Journal

As a highly respected journal in the Middle East, the Egyptian Liver Journal (EGLJ) is a peer-reviewed clinical journal, formally published by the Society of Friends of Liver Patients in the Arab World (SLPAW) and the National Liver Institute, Menoufia University (NLI). The scope of the journal covers all the latest issues relating to hepatobiliary surgery, pediatric hepatology, clinical pathology, virology, microbiology, epidemiology and histopathology. The journal also aims to include clinical and basic research in both humans and experimental models in the fields of hepatology.

Journal of the Egyptian National Cancer Institute

As the official publication of the National Cancer Institute, Cairo University, the Journal of the Egyptian National Cancer Institute (JENCI) is an open access peer-reviewed journal that publishes on the latest innovations in oncology and thereby, providing academics and clinicians a leading research platform. JENCI welcomes submissions pertaining to all fields of basic, applied and clinical cancer research. Main topics of interest include: local and systemic anticancer therapy (with specific interest on applied cancer research from developing countries); experimental oncology; early cancer detection; randomized trials (including negatives ones); and key emerging fields of personalized medicine, such as molecular pathology, bioinformatics, and biotechnologies.

Journal of Electrical Systems and Information Technology

Journal of Electrical Systems and Information Technology (JESIT) is an international peer-reviewed journal seeking innovation, creativity and novelty in the fields of electrical engineering and information technology. Important topics of interest include computer science, communication, power electronics, artificial intelligence, informatics and renewable energy. JESIT aims to attain the state-of-the-art research in theory and application while simultaneously providing a global platform for scientists and academics to collectively explore developments in the latest trends. The journal publishes high-quality, double-blinded peer-reviewed articles within the scope. Authors are welcome to submit reviews, research articles and letters to the Editor.

Annals of Pediatric Surgery

Annals of Pediatric Surgery (AOPS) is an open access peer-reviewed journal that aims to fill an important niche that provides focus to clinical care, technical innovation and clinical research. Annals of Pediatric Surgery welcomes publications of original research, meeting reports, reviews, case reports, letters to the editor and ‘how I do it article’ on topics in general pediatric surgery, pediatric urology, pediatric plastic and reconstructive surgery, and pediatric surgical training and accreditation.

African Journal of Urology

African Journal of Urology (AFJU) plays an important and recognised role in contributing to the understanding of urological diseases. The journal is an open access peer reviewed journal publishing quality research that covers oncology related issues, endourology, genitourinary medicine, andrology, uro-pharmacology, uro-radiology, prevention, as well as female and reconstructive urology. AFJU aims to bridge the gap between African urologists and other international experts by providing a platform for the dissemination of quality research.

The journal welcomes submissions of original research, review, short communications and case reports.

The Egyptian Journal of Otolaryngology

The Egyptian Journal of Otolaryngology (EJO) is the official publication of the Egyptian Society of Otolaryngology. The journal publishes essential articles in the field of otorhinolaryngology (ORL) including rhinology, head and neck, otology, audiology, phoniatrics and facioplastic. EJO welcomes academics and physicians to submit their original articles, review articles, case reports and letters to the editor that stimulate the scientific progress in the field. The journal’s goal is to offer a perspective to the ORL community with the most recent, authentic and valuable findings in the field.

The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology

The Egyptian Journal of Bronchology (EJB) is the official journal of The Egyptian Scientific Society of Bronchology (ESSB). It is a peer-reviewed, open access journal which publishes high-quality research that documents the scientific progress in bronchology, pulmonology, related diagnostic and therapeutic interventional producers in addition to sleep and critical care medicine. It aims to educate healthcare professionals and scholars with up-to-date information and skills in all aspects of respiratory medicine.

EJB is an international journal, which welcomes submissions in original research articles, reviews, case reports, commentaries and letters to the Editor.

Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy

Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy is the official publication of the Faculty of Physical Therapy at Cairo University. It is a peer-reviewed, open access journal publishing articles on wide range of topics of physical therapy and rehabilitation including original research, clinical effectiveness, and emerging technologies in assessment and treatment. Preference will be given to articles with clinical interest and implications. The journal is aimed at physiotherapists, occupational therapists, rehabilitation therapists, kinesiologists, biomechanists, and respiratory therapists.

Egyptian Rheumatology and Rehabilitation

Egyptian Rheumatology and Rehabilitation is an open access journal that publishes research articles, review articles and case reports in the field of adult and pediatric rheumatological and musculoskeletal conditions. The journal publishes articles on topics such as diagnostic modalities, laboratory and imaging and therapy including rehabilitation approach focusing on restoration of function and quality of life to those with physical impairments. The journal will appeal to professional practitioners who specialize in rheumatology and rehabilitation and those with an interest in clinical studies.

The Egyptian Journal of Internal Medicine

The Egyptian Journal of Internal Medicine (EJIM) is the official journal of the Egyptian Society of Internal Medicine an open access, peer reviewed journal that covers clinical, technical, ethical and social issues in all fields of internal medicine including Gastroenterology, Endocrinology, Infections, Rheumatology, Nephrology, Cardiology, Pulmonology, Neurology, Hematology and Vascular Diseases. Articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.

The journal publishes invited articles on clinical issues relevant to internal medicine, in the form of, Research Articles, Review Articles, Case Reports, Letters to the Editor and Guidelines.

Journal of Engineering and Applied Science

The Journal of Engineering and Applied Science publishes fundamental and applied research articles and reviews spanning different areas of engineering disciplines, applications, and interdisciplinary topics. These include, but are not limited to, the following areas:

• Architectural Engineering
• Chemical Engineering
• Civil Engineering
• Electrical Engineering
• Engineering Mathematics and Physics
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mining, Petroleum and Metallurgy

Journal of Rare Diseases

Journal of Rare Diseases is an open access, peer-reviewed journal with clinical and basic research interests in rare and genetic diseases. A disease is defined as rare when it affects fewer than 1 in 2,000 people, of which 80–90% have a genetic background. The journal aims to make a significant contribution to the field of rare diseases worldwide through publishing well-designed, original and high-quality research articles in the following fields: Epidemiological studies concerned with rare diseases with significant regional and global impact on health care policy; clinical research studies involving rare disorders, with a clear impact on diagnostic or therapeutic strategies; basic medical research with translational significance; novel diagnostic techniques with proper validation and registered clinical trials describing a novel therapy of a rare disorder or a novel use for a known therapeutic agent.
The journal welcomes submissions in all fields of rare diseases, particularly in the fields of oncology, infectious diseases, genetics, neurology, immunology, nephrology and cardiovascular diseases among others.

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