Centre: Centre for Library and Information Management
a) Programme require completion of Bachelor's Degree of minimum of 3 years duration or its equivalent ( under the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 year bridge course pattern of study or any other pattern fulfilling the mandatory requirements of 15 years formal education) from a recognised university, in any discipline.
b) At the time of applying candidates studying in 3 year degree progremme should have passed in all the subjects for the 1st to 4th semesters and candidates studying in 4 year degree progrmmes should have passed in all the subjects for 1st to 6th semester.
c) Only those Candidates who will be able to complete all the requirements of their final year Bachelor's Degree examinations by Saturday, June 2, 2018 are eligible to apply to all the programme.
Till the time the candidate submit results of the final year degree examination, admission to any of the Master's Degree Programmes of the Institute will be provisional. The results of the final examination have to be submitted before September 29, 2018. Those who fail to do so the provisional admission stands cancelled.
The Master of Library and Information Science (M.L.I.S.) programme comprises of 16 core courses, 1 internship programme, 1 elective, a dissertation and 4 CBCS courses for 70 credits in four semesters. The core courses provide common and essential inputs covering Library and Information Science. Building on these fundamentals, students undertake a dissertation in an area of interest. The course programme lays emphasis on practical aspects of library and information science and is multidisciplinary, drawing expertise from all the schools/centres of TISS and other related institutions in India.
Distribution of Credit Hours:
Dissertation/ Research Project
Knowledge Society (Compulsory Foundation)
Knowledge Organisation I: Classification & Ontology (Theory and Practice)
Knowledge Organisation II: Cataloging and Metadata (Theory & Practice)
Information Sources, Systems and Services
Information Communication Technology and Libraries (Theory and Practice)
Management of Libraries and Information Centres
Information Storage and Retrieval (Theory & Practice)
Elements of Programming and Data Structures
Research Methodology and Quantitative Techniques
Internship in a Recognised Library/Information Centre
Web Technologies and Web-based Information Services (Theory and Practice)
Informetrics and Scientometrics
Digital Libraries (Theory and Practice)
Knowledge Discovery and Data Management
Knowledge Management Systems
Semantic Web Technologies
Evaluation of Library & Information Services
Disciplinary Elective *
LIS-18.1 Information Analysis ,Repackaging and Consolidation
LIS-18.2 School Library and Information System and ICT
. One of the courses has to be chosen by a student as electives.
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