MLIS (1 Year) Program

About The Course

The Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) has been started by Shobhit University in response to the demand for large number of trained human resource in the field of library and information activities. Such human resources are required to occupy various positions in libraries, documentation centres and information centres/institutions in the country at various levels.

Librarianship as a profession provides a variety of employment opportunities. Today there are a number of career prospects in Library and Information Science. The qualified professionals are employed in various libraries and information Centers. Trained library professionals can find opportunities for employment both as teacher and as a Librarian. In fact, it is possible to choose the kind of library to suit one’s interest and background. In Librarianship, designations could be Librarian, Documentation Officer, Assistant Librarian, Deputy Librarian, Scientist (Library Science/ Documentation), Library and Information Officer, Knowledge Manager/ Officer, Information Executive, Director/Head of Library Services, Information Officer, and Information Analyst.

Scope of Employment

Librarianship as a profession provides a variety of employment opportunities. Today there are a number of career prospects in Library and Information Science. The qualified professionals are employed in various libraries and information Centers. Trained library professionals can find opportunities for employment both as teacher and as a Librarian.

In fact, it is possible to choose the kind of library to suit one’s interest and background. In Librarianship, designations could be Librarian, Documentation Officer, Assistant Librarian, Deputy Librarian, Scientist (Library Science/ Documentation), Library and Information Officer, Knowledge Manager/ Officer, Information Executive, Director/Head of Library Services, Information Officer, and Information Analyst

  • In School, College, Universities.
  • In Central Government Libraries.
  • In the training centers of banks.
  • In National Museum and Archives.
  • In NGOs working in different areas.
  • In R&D Centre like ICAR, CSIR, DRDO, ICSSR, ICHR, ICMR, ICFRE, etc.
  • In Business Houses.

Objectives of the Course

  • To familiarize students with basic concepts of information and its communication in society.
  • To learn advanced information processing techniques and develop capability in retrieving information by applying different search techniques.
  • To acquaint students with the activities and services of different information systems and introduce the repackaging and consolidation techniques.
  • To facilitate research in the field of Library and Information Science.
  • To identify and learn the major issues in the development of new technology in the libraries.
  • To develop skills in using computer and communication technology
  • To introduce modern management techniques to students to manage Libraries and Information Centers effectively.

Eligibility for MLIS Program

Admission to MLIS Program is Open to a Student who holds; A Bachelor Degree ( BLIS and B. Lib 1 year program ) with 50% marks.

Fee for BLIS Program

Program

University Fee

University International Fee

Tuition Fees (Per Annum)

INR 35,000/-

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Security Deposit

INR 5,000/-

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Processing Charges

INR 1,100/-

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Boarding & Lodging Charges

Room Type

Triple Accommodation

Double Accommodation

Single Accommodation

Air-Cool

Rs.65,000/-

Rs.85,000/-

Rs.1,10,000/-

Air-Conditioned

Rs.80,000/-

Rs.1,10,000/-

Rs.1,60,000/-

Scholarships

All The following Scholarships are available for Students: More Detail

Adarsh Vidyadhan Samman Scholarships

A special scholarship (upto 20% Tuition Fee) has been approved by University for Girl Candidates, and Candidates from the North Eastern states.

Chancellor’s Scholarships

A special scholarship (upto 20% Tuition Fee) has been approved by University for Alumni applying for admission in Shobhit University programs 2018.

Academic Merit Based Scholarship Scheme

  • A scholarship of 20% of tuition fee to all students who have secured more than 75% marks in qualifying exam.
  • A scholarship of 30% of tuition fee to all students who have secured more than 85% marks in qualifying exam.
  • A scholarship of 40% of tuition fee to all students who have secured more than 90% marks in qualifying exam

Babu Vijendra Shourya Samman Scholarships

A Gratitude Scholarship equal to 50% of Tuition Fee has been approved by University for the wards of great Martyrs in Uniform.

Faculty Development Scholarship Scheme

A special scholarship (upto 20% Tuition Fee) has been approved by University for staff and faculty members for admission in Shobhit University Weekend Programs.