MLIS


Eligibility for Admisison:
A Candidate with B.L.I.Sc degree of this University or any other University, considered as equivalent, shall be eligible for M.L.I.Sc.

Scheme of Examination
a. Internal assessment (IA) through assignments with a weightage of 20%
b. Term-end examination having a weightage of 80%
c. Each paper will be of 100 marks
d. Minimum for pass is each course is 40% [In Internal Assessment + Term End Examination]

Duration of Programme:
The duration of the M.L.I.Sc Programme is 'One' academic year from the year of Admission to the Programme.

Medium of Instruction:
Medium of Instructions for MLISc programme is English. University will supply study material for the students which is in SLM pattern, in addition to face to face counseling. The guidelines will be in English medium. Each course is divided into 3 to 5 Blocks. Further, each block is divided into 3 to 5 Units. The students will receive 37 books in all for the entire programme. Students are given the option to write answer in Kannada or in English.

Title of the Programme:
The Programme is a Post-graduate course in Library & Information Science leading to the award of Master Degree in Library & Information Science, i.e. M.L.I.Sc.

Programme Structure:
The Following are the Courses to be studied by students who are admitted to MLISc programme.

1 Year
Year I
Code Subjects
 MLI - 61   Foundations of Information Science
 MLI - 62   Organization of Information Sources
 MLI - 63   Content Analysis, Organization & Development
 MLI - 64   Management of Information Resources
 MLI - 65   Information Systems : Architecture & Retrieval
 MLI - 66   Research Methods in LIS
 MLI - 67   Application of IT in libraries & Information Centres (Theory)
 MLI - 68   Organization of Information Sources (Practical)
 MLI - 69   Application of IT in Libraries and Information centres (Practical)