IGNOU Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS), Course, Admission, Eligibility

IGNOU Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS), Course, Admission, Eligibility

The Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science (MLIS) is a post-graduate professional programme. In other words, the basic admission requirement is that a candidate must possess a professional degree in Library and Information Science from any recognised university. It is a post graduate degree in Library and Information Science after a Professional Degree in that subject, and is of one year duration.


  1. The programme is available to the candidates who have BLIS Degree or its equivalent from any recognised university and similar institutions.
  2. Weightage will be given to the candidates having working experience in libraries, information centre or other related organisations.

For more information, Please contact the nearest IGNOU Regional Centre in your City

Course Fee: Rs. 9,000

The University will keep changing the fee from time to time and one will have to find out the details from the Study Centre/Regional Centre.

Additional fee charges may apply as per University norms

  • Minimum Duration: 1 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 4 Years
  • Minimum Age: No bar
  • Maximum Age: No bar

Courses :

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
Compulsory Courses
 MLI-101Information, Communication And Society 4
 MLII 101Information Sources, Systems and Services 4
 MLI-102Management of Library And Information Centres 4
 MLII 102Information Processing and Retrieval 4
 MLII 103Fundamentals of Information Communication Technologies 4
 MLII 104Information Communication Technologies: Applications 4
 MLIP 2Project 4
Elective Courses (Choose any two only)
 MLIE-101Preservation and Conservation of Library Material 4
 MLIE-102Research Methodology 4
 MLIE-103Academic Library System 4
 MLIE-104Technical Writing 4
 MLIE-105Informatics and Scientometrics 4
 MLIE-106Public Library System and Services 4
 Total Credits36

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