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About (M.Lib.I.Sc)

Master of Information and Library Science (M.Lib.I.Sc) is a competitive postgraduate degree program related to the study and understanding of information and library science. M.Lib.I.Sc is a program suitable for candidates who want to build on their knowledge related to library and information management.

Library management is a critical art which is relevant to an ever-evolving society. Sandip University offers a very advanced Master of Library and Information Science course to preserve the science and art of managing a library and information stored within. Students pursuing this program study about Library Classification, Storage and Maintenance, Technical Processing, Digital Libraries, Audio-visual Media Management, Software Concepts, and Technical Processing of Information.

After gaining the M.Lib.I.Sc degree, candidates can go on to pursue a PhD in this field to gain advanced research opportunities. This will prepare candidates to deal with upcoming challenges related to informational and data storage requirements. Candidates with this qualification can pursue excellent career opportunities in public and private sector organisations.

Salient Features

Infrastructural Facilities

  • Modern state-of-the-art infrastructure.
  • Updated and innovative curriculum aligned with the UGC and AICTE-CBC norms.
  • Highly qualified and experienced faculty members.
  • Modern-age classrooms with LED and modern in-class infrastructure.
  • Departmental library with the latest editions with a well-equipped seating facility.
  • Modern and well-equipped hostel facilities.

International Networks

  • The Department has signed MoUs for Industry and Institution interaction.
  • Long tradition of organizing guest lectures, training workshops, and faculty development programs.
  • Networks for national and international placements.
  • Networks with global/international universities which help the students in student exchange programs and getting an international placement.

Innovative and Creative Curriculum

  • Technologically updated curriculum with the latest knowledge and trends in the field.
  • Student-centric curriculum which is continuously updated to make it relevant to the current advancements in the field.
  • Curriculum embedded with global and international trends, which helps the students to work and study further in a globalized international setting.


    Our vision for the Masters of Information and Library Science course at Sandip University is to be a distinguished program recognized for producing well-rounded, forward-thinking, and socially responsible information professionals. We envision a learning environment that fosters creativity, critical thinking, and a deep commitment to meeting the diverse information needs of individuals and communities. Through our Masters program, we aspire to cultivate a new generation of information leaders who leverage emerging technologies, uphold ethical values, and contribute significantly to advancing information services, libraries, and information literacy in both local and global contexts.


  • The Master of Information and Library Science program at Sandip University is committed to nurturing skilled and innovative information professionals who play a pivotal role in managing and disseminating knowledge in the digital age.
  • To provide the best possible learning environment for the students to become efficient professionals
  • To provide a transformative learning experience that equips students with advanced competencies in information organization, retrieval, preservation, and technology application.
  • Through cutting-edge curriculum, experiential learning, and research opportunities, we strive to prepare our graduates to be leaders in the information industry, advocating for equitable access to information, and driving positive change in the field of library and information science.

Career Opportunities in (M.Lib.I.Sc)- Masters of Information and Library Science


Academic Librarian

Academic librarians are recruited by schools and other educational institutions to manage the academic and recreational material available in their library.


Library Attendant

Librarian attendants are professionals who conduct the day-to-day activities within the library including stacking, storing, cataloguing, and racking of books and other information materials.


Information Analyst

An information analyst is a professional who gathers, manages, analyses, and stores data within a system network. They are also tasked with preparing performance reports related to the systems.


Technical Writer

A technical writer is someone who creates content for technical manuals and journals in the field of their speciality. They also collect and analyse information used to prepare technical journals.

StructureProgram Structure

Human Anatomy and Physiology I – Theory Knowledge Organization I: Classification (theory)
Knowledge Organization I: Classification (Practice) Basic of Computer and Information Communication Technology
Basic of Computer and information Communication Technology (Practice) Personality Development Skill
Management of Library and Information System Information Sources, System and Services
Collection Development and Management of E-resources Knowledge Organization II: Cataloguing (Theory)
Knowledge Organization II: Cataloguing (Practice) a) Report on internship program / b) Viva (based on internship program)

Fee Structure & Eligibility

Programme Sem Year Mode Eligibility Academic Fees
Per Year (INR)

School of Library and Information Science (PG)

(M.Lib.I.Sc) - Masters of Information and Library Science 2 1 Sem BLIS degree from any recognized University with a minimum 55% are eligible for the course. Rs 23,000 /-


  • Hostel Type 01: ₹70,000 /- (Per Year)
  • Hostel Type 02: ₹60,000 /- (Per Year)
  • Forms and Prospectus: ₹500 /- (One Time)
  • Transportation Fees: As applicable based on route and pickup point
  • Uniform Cost: ₹5,500/- (One Time)
  • Convocation and Certificate : ₹3,000 /-
  • Note: During vacation food will not be served in hostel and students will have to vacate the room
  • Registration fees for Diploma & B.Sc. Agriculture: ₹5500/-
  • For all other Courses: ₹2500/-