Master of Library and Information Sciences (MLIS) from IGNOU

Master of Library and Information Sciences (MLIS) or M.L.I.Sc from IGNOU, Course Details, Admission, Eligibility for Admission, Fee Structure, Course Duration, Syllabus, Exams Pattern, and Study Materials, Medium of Course, and more.

The Master of Library and Information Sciences course at IGNOU is currently being offered in English medium only. But students can write their assignments and term-end exam in the Hindi medium. English is not Compulsory, but the medium of the course is English.

The Main The objective of this Master of Library and Information Science(MLIS) Course/Program:- 

To contribute to the building of professional human resources to meet the varied demands for information handling in the Libraries and Information Centres in the County and Globe.

To Develop Skills in Student for  Library and Information Management

Master of Library and Information Sciences (MLIS) from IGNOU
Master of Library and Information Sciences (MLIS) from IGNOU

Course Name- Master of Library Science (MLIS or M.L.I.Sc. or M. Lib. Sc.) or Master of Library Science.

Eligibility Criteria for MLIS Course in IGNOU - Bachelor’s Degree in Library and Information Science or Library Science from Associateship from NISCAIR or DRTC.

The Medium of Course of Mlis from IGNOU: English -  Students can write assignments and TEE in the Hindi language also.

MLIS Course Duration from IGNOU -  Minimum 1 year and Maximum 4 years.

Session - January and July cycle of admissions.

MLIS Fee Structure - 10,800 Rupee for full programme

For Admission Visit Official Website - and Visit IGNOU Branch Centre.

Master of Library and Information Sciences Course Programme Coordinators Name - Prof. Uma Kanjilal.

Emails ID-

Phone Number- 011-29572714 - Call Only in Working Hours.

IGNOU Master of Library and Information Science (M.L.I.Sc.) Course Syllabus and Credit System

Course Code
Subject/ Course Name

Compulsory Courses

MLI 101
Information, Communication, and Society
MLII 101
Information Sources, Systems and Services
MLI 102
Management of Library and Information Centers
MLII 102
Information Processing and Retrieval
MLII 103
Fundamentals of Information Communication Technologies
MLII 104
Information Communication Technologies: Applications

Elective Courses (Choose any two only)

MLIE 101
Preservation and Conservation of Library Materials
MLIE 102
Research Methodology
MLIE 103
Academic Library System
MLIE 104
Technical Writing
MLIE 105
Informatics and Scientometrics
MLIE 106
Public Library System and Services
Total Credits


About IGNOU (Indra Gandhi National Open University)

IGNOU (Indra Gandhi National Open University) is a national open university. It is a Public Type Central University established in 1985 by the Government of India.

Motto of IGNOU - The People's University

It is located in Maidan Garhi, Delhi, India and it has 67 Regional Centres across the country. IGNOU claims to be the largest university in the world Because of enrollment of over 4 million students.

IGNOU Provides distance and open education course of Degree, Diploma, & A certificate is recognized by all member institutions of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and is equivalent to Degree / Diploma / Certificate of all Indian Universities / Deemed Universities / Institutions

Thanks for Reading Article on the BLIS Course or B.L.I.Sc. or Bachelor of Library and Information Science Course Syllabus, Admission, Course Fee, Duration, Eligibility for Admission.

Reference -  IGNOU Website and Prospectus.