1. Focus and Scope:

The aim of PJSOR is to publish theoretical and applied research of high scientific content, covering various fields of statistics and Operation Research.

Topics of interest for publication in PJSOR include:

  • Probability and Statistics
  • Operations Research
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Bayesian Statistics
  • Statistical Modeling
  • Survey Sampling
  • Biostatistics
  • Econometrics
  • Applied Statistics
  • Other Core Areas of Statistics

2. Peer Review Process

Articles will be evaluated anonymously by at least two reviewers. The Editorial Board will make final decisions regarding acceptance or rejection of articles after reviews have been received, and at least a month after receipt of the manuscript. Authors submitting manuscripts should submit articles through PJSOR website (https://pjsor.com/pjsor/about/submissions) by registering with PJSOR

3. Plagiarism Ploicy:

Plagiarism is the unethical act of copying someone else's prior ideas, processes, results or words without explicit acknowledgement of the original author and source. Self-plagiarism occurs when an author utilizes large part of his/her own previously published work without using appropriate references. 

PJSOR is strictly against any unethical act of copying or plagiarism in any form. Plagiarism is said to have occurred when large portions of a manuscript have been copied from existing previously published resources. All manuscripts submitted for publication to PJSOR may cross-checked for plagiarism using Turnitin/ iThenticate software. Similarity index should not excceed 20%

4. 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.

Pakistan Journal of Statistics and Operation Research (PJSOR) applies the Creative Commons License (CC By) to all works we publish. This license allows reusers to distribute, remix, adapt, and build upon the material in any medium or format, so long as attribution is given to the creator. The license allows for commercial use.

CC BYThis license allows reusers to distribute, remix, adapt, and build upon the material in any medium or format, so long as attribution is given to the creator. The license allows for commercial use.

CC BY includes the following elements:
BY  Credit must be given to the creator

5. Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.

6. Editorial Workflow

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