Article Processing Charge

The article processing charge for publication in Folia Medica Indonesiana is IDR 1.5 million. Payment is due after the manuscript is accepted for publication in the journal. The journal does not require any submission charges.

Waiver Policy

We will consider all requests for discretionary APC waivers by researchers who are not eligible for the above. Please state your request for a discretionary waiver before submitting your manuscript by email to the APC team at

Please include supporting evidence for why a waiver would be necessary for your circumstances. Your request should include details of:

  1. the affiliation and country of residence of all authors
  2. details of where the research was conducted
  3. confirmation of all research grant funding received
If you have already accepted a discounted price offered to you at the time of submission, please be aware that this is the maximum discount and we are unable to help you further.
Authors who receive the support of, or are employed by, a commercial organization (e.g., a pharmaceutical company) will not be eligible to receive this discounted price. They will be asked to pay the full advertised price in effect at the time of submission.
Discounts may not be combined, and where multiple discounts are available, the one most favorable to the authors will apply.
Discounts can be determined by journal managers only if the authors have already submitted their waiver request through

The waiver request form can be downloaded here.