Open Access Food science Journals

A list of Open Access Food science journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Food science is applied science devoted to the study of food

A journal article is 'open access' when there are no financial, legal or technical barriers to accessing it - that is to say when anyone can read, download, distribute, print, and search it.

We hope this list of Food science OA journals will be helpful for you in deciding where to publish your Food science manuscript.
We made this list which includes all the high-impact factor Food science journals that might be relevant to your field of study.Rather than just the top hits Food science journals, we have made an exhaustive list of open accesss Food science journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Food science venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access Food science journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Food science OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Food science Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Insight infectious diseases2044-8848Insight Knowledge16100
Journal of food chemistry and nutrition2307-4124EScience Press85100
Acetic acid bacteria2240-2845PAGEPress Publications20149100
Indonesian Food and Nutrition Progress0854-6177Universitas Gadjah Mada21695.2Website
Canrea Journal2621-9468Hasanuddin University, Faculty of Law593193.2
Food science of animal resources2636-0772Korean Society for Food Science of Animal Resources19650592.3
Wine studies2039-4438PAGEPress Publications203790
Suez Canal University Journal of Food Sciences2314-7970Egypts Presidential Specialized Council for Education and Scientific Research472689.4
The Japanese journal of nutrition0021-5147The Japanese Society of Nutrition and Dietetics9085688.9
Journal of Applied Food Technology2355-9152Indonesian Food Technologists492387.8Website
Agritekno2302-9218Universitas Pattimura801387.5
Journal of food science and technology Nepal1816-0727Nepal Journals Online9521687.4
International journal of wine research1179-1403Dove Medical Press79107187.3
Korean Journal for Food Science of Animal Resources1225-8563Korean Society for Food Science of Animal Resources1544993887
American Journal of Food Science and Technology2333-483528568287
Jurnal Pangan dan Gizi2086-6429LPPM Universitas Muhammadiyah Semarang29886.2
MOJ Food Processing & Technology2381-182XMedCrave Group28756885.7
Journal of Food Technology1684-8462Medwell Publications157153585.4
Italian Journal of Food Science1120-1770Codon Publications1358940584.8Website
Applied food research2772-5022Elsevier1765784.1Website
Fermentation2311-5637MDPI AG1092689184.1Website
Tehnologija mesa0494-9846Centre for Evaluation in Education and Science7516884
Czech Journal of Food Sciences1212-1800Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences16281705683.8Website
Beverages2306-5710MDPI AG498376783.5Website
Future foods2666-8335Elsevier16437083.5Website
Ismailia Journal of Dairy Science & Technology2314-8012Egypts Presidential Specialized Council for Education and Scientific Research18783.3
Journal of Food Processing2314-839XHindawi Limited4247283.3
International Journal of Food Science and Nutrition Engineering2166-5192Scientific and Academic Publishing15648383.3
African Journal of Food Science1996-0794Academic Journals1204810083.1
Jurnal Teknologi & Industri Hasil Pertanian (edisi elektronik)2302-4399Universitas Lampung52882.7Website
علوم و صنایع غذایی2008-8787Armenian Green Publishing Co.5895482.3Website
Journal of milk science and biotechnology2384-0269Korean Society of Milk Science and Biotechnology1188382.2
Polish Journal of Food and Nutrition Sciences1230-0322Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences21031063282
Jurnal Teknologi dan Industri Pangan1979-7788Department of Food Science and Technology, Bogor Agricultural University64659481.9Website
International journal of fermented foods2319-3549New Delhi Publishers7612981.6
Journal of Mushroom1738-0294The Korean Society of Mushroom Science43834481.5
Jurnal ilmu pangan dan hasil pertanian2581-088XUniversitas PGRI Semarang861681.4
Jurnal Penelitian Pascapanen Pertanian0216-1192Indonesian Agency For Agricultural Research and Development (IAARD)15610781.4
Journal of dairy science and biotechnology2733-4554Korean Society of Milk Science and Biotechnology512380.4
Journal of advancements in food technology2639-3328Annex Publishers, LLC5680
Journal of Nutritional Health & Food Engineering2373-4310MedCrave Group38744779.6
Jurnal aplikasi teknologi pangan2460-5921Indonesian Food Technologists733579.5Website
Foods2304-8158MDPI AG86035188679.1Website
Jurnal Aplikasi Teknologi Pangan2089-7693Indonesian Food Technologists11910778.2Website
Jurnal Teknologi dan Industri Pertanian Indonesia2085-4927Agricultural Faculty1043877.9Website
World journal of food science and technology2637-6016Science Publishing Group453777.8
Croatian journal of food science and technology1847-3466Faculty of Food Technology Osijek30297577.8Website
Wine Economics and Policy2212-9774Firenze University Press187269677.5Website
Annals of the University "Dunărea de Jos" of Galaţi1843-5157Universitatea Dunarea de Jos din Galati846177.4Website
International Journal of Food Properties1094-2912Taylor & Francis32434458977.3Website
International journal of food science2314-5765Hindawi Limited613375877Website
Jurnal Fishtech2302-6936Universitas Sriwijaya - Pusat Inovasi Pembelajaran Unsri65876.9
Foods and Raw materials2308-4057Kemerovo State University432116976.6Website
Potravinarstvo1337-0960HACCP Consulting1094251675.8Website
Journal of food engineering and technology2051-7734Tech Reviews Ltd373175.7
Food production, processing and nutrition2661-8974Springer Nature9342075.3Website
Cyta-journal of Food1947-6337Taylor & Francis1156935475.3Website
Majalah Edukasi2615-1405Universitas Pasundan101975.2
Pro Food: Jurnal Ilmu dan Teknologi Pangan2443-3446Universitas Mataram1011175.2
Food Research2550-2166Rynnye Lyan Resources80937275Website
Journal of food & industrial microbiology2572-4134OMICS Publishing Group283375
International Journal on Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources2722-4066International Journal on Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resources (IJFANRES), Jember University36575Website
Korean Journal of Food Science and Technology0367-6293Korean Society of Food Science and Technology59122835074.9
Food Technology and Biotechnology1330-9862Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology - University of Zagreb12962295774.7Website
Meat and muscle biology2575-985XIowa State University107767674.6Website
Jurnal Ilmu dan Teknologi Hasil Ternak: Media Komunikasi Ilmu dan Teknologi Hasil Ternak1978-0303Brawijaya University1557774.2Website
Journal of Food Quality0146-9428Hindawi Limited30973078474Website
Bioethanol2299-6788De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.1919473.7
American journal of advanced food science and technology2162-9714191673.7
Current topics in lactic acid bacteria and probiotics2287-853XKorean Society for Lactic Acid Bacteria and Probiotics723973.6
American Journal of Food Technology1557-4571Science Alert593710473.4
Food Chemistry: X2590-1575Elsevier35283373.3Website
Egyptian Journal of Nutrition and Feeds1110-6360Egypts Presidential Specialized Council for Education and Scientific Research61932373.3
Jurnal Teknologi Pangan1978-4163University of Pembangunan Nasional Veteran Jawa Timur931073.1Website
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca2344-2344University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca673973.1Website
Food ScienTech Journal2685-4279Fakultas Pertanian Universitas Sultan Ageng Tirtayasa63973Website
Jurnal Teknologi Hasil Pertanian1979-0309Universitas Sebelas Maret1446272.9
Measurement: Food2772-2759Elsevier44772.7Website
Journal of Oil Palm Research1511-2780Malaysian Palm Oil Board753357972.4Website
Journal of Functional Food and Nutraceutical2685-9297Academic Research and Community Service Swiss German University251172
Egyptian Journal of Food Saftey2314-567646671.7
Journal of applied animal nutrition2049-257XWageningen Academic Publishers11240971.4Website
Jurnal Pengolahan Hasil Perikanan Indonesia2303-2111Indonesian Society Fisheries Product Processing46246671.4Website
The Open Food Science Journal1874-2564Bentham Science9880571.4
American Journal of Food and Nutrition2374-1155Science and Education Publishing Co., Ltd.22483071
Journal of food technology research2312-3796Conscientia Beam9610570.8
Han-guksikpumjeojang-yutonghakoeji1738-7248The Korean Society of Food Preservation1381309170.8
Food and health2602-2834Scientific Web Journals (SWJ)13918570.5
Acta Scientiarum Polonorum1644-0730Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Poznaniu (Poznan University of Life Sciences)626193170.4
Food & Feed Research2217-5369Centre for Evaluation in Education and Science17544470.3Website
Lebensmittel-Wissenschaft & Technologie0023-6438Elsevier53792451370.3Website
Current research in food science2665-9271Elsevier298101070.1Website
Journal of food resource science2224-3550Science Alert2012370
Meat technology2466-4812Faculty of Philology, University of Belgrade7011470Website
SDRP journal of food science & technology2472-6419Sift Desk462069.6
Food and Nutrition Sciences2157-944XScientific Research Publishing, Inc.17481046369.6
Acta Universitatis Cibiniensis. Series E: Food Technology2344-149622338469.5
Agritech0216-0455Universitas Gadjah Mada37942569.4Website
International Journal of Dairy Science1811-9743Science Alert376233369.4
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open Access is the free online access of research articles coupled with the rights to use and distribute these articles fully in the digital environment.
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
Relevance is used to quantify the level of association between a journal and the concept it is listed under, from 0-100. For example, “Brain Stimulation” has a relevance of “24” when listed under “Open Access Computer Science Journals” because it is somewhat related to the field of Computer Science.
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