Journal of Pakistan-China Studies publishes research papers related to China Studies. The following objectives of the China Study Center, University of Peshawar reflect the scope of the Journal of Pakistan China Studies: to promote research on Pakistan-China relations; stimulate the study of Chinese language, history, culture, and civilization; foster people to people contacts and strengthen regional integration; explore more avenues of cooperation between the two countries; make university of Peshawar a reservoir of information on China; highlight the benefits of China and Pakistan joint projects like BRI, CPEC for Pakistan, in general, and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, in particular. China Study Center, publishes the Journal of Pakistan-China Studies (JPCS), which is annual double-blind peer reviewed research journal. JPCS is publishing cutting edge research in the area of Pakistan-China Studies related to but not limited to Pakistan-China Relations, BRI, CPEC, Political Science, International Relations, Peace and Conflict Studies, Education and Development Studies. The journal welcomes original and quality manuscripts from Pakistan-based and foreign scholars, including students working towards their MS/MPhil and Phd degrees.

The China Study Center (CSC) endeavors to enrich understanding between China and Pakistan through research, learning, institutional linkages, and people to people contacts. To pave the way for shaping a better future for the people of Pakistan generally and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa particularly, the CSC seeks to make the University of Peshawar a rich source of knowledge on China. To deepen local understanding of Chinese society, economy, culture, language, political system and vice versa. The CSC aims at achieving continuous progress through research and dissemination of information about China and Pakistan in a manner that is in tune with the expectations of the peoples of the two friendly countries. To launch joint research projects through institutional collaboration and achieve the objectives of the Center. The CSC draws from the cultural, intellectual, and economic resources of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan to enrich and strengthen its programs and will strive for excellence in study, creative expression, and service to the country. The CSC strives to become an excellent Center in research, learning and service in the region on China by producing research as per highest international standard. To equip research scholars with analytical thinking, innovative research methodologies, effective verbal and written communication that is critical for their pursuing careers in Pakistan-China Studies in an increasingly globalized marketplace. To contribute to the endeavors of a shared future it strives to develop academic collaboration with similar institutions and reinforce enriching interaction between China and Pakistan.