Focus and Scope

Bangladesh in situated on the north of Bay of Bengal. Climatically it is a humid subtropical country. Most of the land is deltaic plain of two great rivers, the Ganges and the Bhrammaputra and it tributaries. The country has rich diversity of plants. Main crops cultivated are Rice, Jute, Wheat, Maize, Sugarcane, Mustard and different kinds of Lentils. There are a good number of Public and Private Universities and Plant Research Establishments.

Bangladesh Journal of Botany is the official organ of the Bangladesh Botanical Society established in 1972. Since 1972 Bangladesh Journal of Botany is being published regularly. Two issues of the Journal are published, one in June and another in December.

Scientific papers (Full paper and short communication) on any field of Plant Sciences from anywhere in the World are considered for publication in Bangladesh Journal of Botany.

Publication Frequency

Each volume of the journal comprises four issues, published in March, June, September and December every year.

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.

Editorial Board

Chief Editor :
Prof. Dr. Z N Tahmida Begum
Department of Botany, University of Dhaka
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Phycology and Limnology
Email: tahmidazn@gmail.com

Executive Editor :
Prof. Dr. Md. Abdul Karim
Department of Botany, University of Dhaka
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Environmental Microbiology and Biotechnology
Email:

Editors

Prof. Dr. Zia Uddin Ahmed
House No. 6, Road No. 19, Sector 14,
Uttara Model Town, Dhaka-1230, Bangladesh
Genetics
 
Prof. Dr. Md. Nurul Amin
Department of Botany, University of Rajshahi,
Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh
Plant Tissue Culture and Biodiversity Conservation
 
Prof. Dr. Md. Abul Bashar
Department of Botany, University of Dhaka,
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Microbiology and Plant Pathology
 
Prof. Dr. Khurshida Banu Fattah
Flat No. B-3, House No. 27, Road No. 5
Dhanmondi R/A, Dhaka-1205, Bangladesh
Higher Cryptogams
 
Prof. Dr. Md. Abdul Gafur
Department of Botany, University of Chittagong,
Chittagong-4331, Bangladesh
Environmental Science
 
Prof. Dr. Feroza Hossain
Department of Botany, Jahangirnagar University,
Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh
Physiology
 
Prof. Dr. M. Imdadul Hoque
Department of Botany, University of Dhaka,
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Plant Breeding and Plant Tissue Culture
 
Prof. Dr. Golam Kabir
Department of Botany, University of Rajshahi,
Rajshahi-6205, Bangladesh
Cell Biology and Cytogenetics
 
Prof. Dr. Moniruzzaman Khondker
Department of Botany, University of Dhaka,
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Limnology and Hydrobiology
 
Prof. Dr. M. Atiqur Rahman
Department of Botany, University of Chittagong,
Chittagong-4331, Bangladesh
Plant Taxonomy
 
Prof. Dr. M. Azizur Rahman
DOM-INNO (Champa), Flat No. A-3
170-171, Elephant Road, Dhaka-1205, Bangladesh
Agronomy and Horticulture
 
Prof. Dr. Mihir Lal Saha
Department of Botany, University of Dhaka,
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Microbiology
 
Prof. Dr. Rakha Hari Sarker
Department of Botany, University of Dhaka,
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Biometry and Plant Biotechnology
 
Prof. Dr. Mohammad Zashim Uddin
Department of Botany, University of Dhaka,
Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Plant Taxonomy and Ethnobotany

Indexing Information

Bangladesh Journal of Botany is included on

Science Citation Index Expanded
Current Contents - Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences
Zoological Record
BIOSIS Previews

Price of the Journal

SAARC Countries
Each Issue US$30.00 + 5.00 (Postage)
Each Volume (4 issues) US$120.00 + 10.00 (Postage)

Other Countries
Each Issue US$30.00 + 8.00 (Postage
Each Volume US$120.00 + 16.00 (Postage)

In Bangladesh, Tk. 250.00 for one issue and Tk. 1000.00 for each volume.

Payments

All authors must be members of the Bangladesh Botanical Society at the time of submitting their papers. Annual membership subscription of a local author is BDT 750.00. For foreign authors, for a single-author manuscript 50 US$ fixed and for multi-author manuscript 30 US$ per author. Life membership subscription of a local author is BDT 5000.00, while for a foreign author it is US$ 250.00. Contributors are given 5 copies of reprints free of cost. For additional reprints the author(s) will be billed at cost price and for this they must inform the Chief Editor in writing, after the paper is accepted for publication. The Society will bear the cost of up to six printed pages of the journal including plates, Figs, etc. The author(s) will have to bear the cost for extra printed pages (if any). For multicolour printing, the author should request the Chief Editor after the paper is accepted for publication and the author(s) will have to pay the extra cost.

Payment should be made following an invoice/a demand slip issued by the General Secretary/Chief Editor addressing the Author for correspondence/ Institute concerned, via bank account or via Western Union favoring the Savings Bank account of the "Bangladesh Botanical Society", Dhaka, Bangladesh. Payment could also be made directly at the office of the Bangladesh Botanical Society, c/o, Department of Botany, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh in local currency on a printed Money Receipt as approved and issued by the Bangladesh

Publisher

    Bangladesh Botanical Society

Sources of Support

The Society gratefully acknowledges the financial support received from the Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh and the University of Dhaka towards the publication of this Journal.