ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences reports 2022 data

ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences has updated its APC expenditures, the latest contribution provides data for the first half of 2022 and some remaining articles for 2021.

The ZHAW library operates an Open Access publication fund which provides support for Open Access publishing, and kindly provides data on funded articles to OpenAPC.

Contact Person is Andrea Moritz.

Cost Data

The new APC data set covers publication fees for 21 articles, total expenditure amounts to 32 624€ and the average fee is 1 554€.

The following table provides an overview of the new data:

  Articles Fees paid in EURO Mean Fee paid
MDPI AG 8 10497 1312
Frontiers Media SA 6 11514 1919
Springer Nature 4 7285 1821
Cogitatio 1 883 883
JMIR Publications Inc. 1 1845 1845
Pensoft Publishers 1 600 600


With the recent contribution included, the overall APC data for the ZHAW now looks as follows:

Fees paid per publisher (in EURO)

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Average costs per year (in EURO)

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Average costs per publisher (in EURO)

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