A multidisciplinary journal entitled Science International, which covers all the fields of science, has been derecognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC).
According to the details, Science International is publishing most of the Social Sciences papers without taking recognition from Social Sciences section of Academic Division of the HEC.
The Editor of the Journal was repeatedly informed through letters and emails to refrain from publishing Social Sciences papers/articles, however on continuous violation of HEC instructions the Journal has been derecognized with effect from October 25, 2016.
Therefore, students, researchers and faculty members are advised not to publish their papers in “Science International” Journal as papers published in this Journal will not be counted/considered for PhD degree attestation, faculty appointment, faculty promotion and other such purposes.
Science International is a bimonthly journal that explores the scientific findings and latest studies in the field of science-related subjects including Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Botany, Zoology, Pharmacy, Information Technology, Agriculture, Veterinary Sciences, and more.
HEC says that it has been making every effort to raise the importance of education in Pakistan and it is working hard to enhance the quality of education in the country to meet the international standards.