AYU Journal

AYU - (A Quarterly Peer Reviewed Journal of Research in Ayurveda)


‘AYU’ – An International Quarterly Journal of Research in Ayurveda (ISSN: Print – 0974-8520, E-ISSN: Online – 0976-9382), is a peer reviewed journal published by Institute of Teaching& ResearchinAyurveda, Jamnagar. The full text of journal is accessible on website www.ayujournal.org. The journal allows free access (open access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository. The journal does not charge for submission, processing or publication of manuscripts and for color reproduction of photographs. Started in 1964, the journal has continuously contributed for the propagation of Ayurveda on the national as well as international platform related to Ayurveda drug research.

The journal is devoted to the publication of original articles on the utilization of knowledge of Ayurveda and other traditional systems of medicines. The spectrum of coverage is broad, encompassing all eight divisions of Ayurveda including clinical researches in Kayachikitsa (General medicine), Shalya Tantra (Surgery), Shalakya Tantra (ENT & Ophthalmology),PrasutiTantra&Striroga(Gynecology & Obstetrics), Kaumarabhritya (Pediatrics), Drug researches in Dravyaguna (Pharmacology), Rasashastra &BhaishajyaKalpana (AyurvedicPharmaceuticles), Literary researches (Basic Principles). It also deals with clinical and pharmacological evaluation of herbs, minerals, metalsand animal products, validation of food remedies, phytochemistry, ethnomedicine, survey of medicinal plants, nutraceuticals, drug standardization, biotechnology, agriculture, horticulture, pharmacovigilance etc. relating to medicinal plants. The guidelines can also be downloaded from Gujarat Ayurved University website (http://www.ayurveduniversity.edu.in or www.ayujournal.org ).


The journal is registered with abstracting partners like:Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing’s Electronic Databases, Ex Libris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, National Science Library, Pro-Quest, TdNet, Wanfang Data. The Journal is indexed with PubMed Central.


Currently there are 291 reviewersfor AYU Journal, who are contributing for the reviewing ofarticles. The acceptance rate of articles of AYU for the year 2020-21 is1% and total460articles were submitted for publicationto AYU Journal during this period.

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