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Library Information Science

Kerman University of Medical Sciences

24 months
Duration
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About

The Library Information Science MSc program from Kerman University of Medical Sciences focuses on the knowledge and skills necessary for identification, acquisition, organization, retrieval, and dissemination of information used to meet the needs of diversified information, knowledge, and learning environments.

Overview

Library Information Science is a multidisciplinary field with M.Sc. graduates learning to use information technology and knowledge management for knowledge acquisition, organization and dissemination in academic health settings, including schools, hospital libraries and health information centers, where information exchange among clinicians, health personnel and students is carried out.

Career opportunities

The Library and Information Science MSc program from Kerman University of Medical Sciences provides a foundation for career development in library and information works. The graduates will be able to facilitate information access, dissemination, use and translation and to act as a research consultant. In line with Islamic Republic of Iran’s attempt to take on a leadership role in the region, this program enables the graduates to make a significant contribution to tracking the scientific output of medical research and promoting Iran’s status.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Resource Management
  • Programming
  • Information Systems and Technology
  • Indexing and Abstracting
  • Medical Resources and Databases
  • Information Retrieval 
  • Library and Information Centers Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Interested applicants should sign up and log in to our website in order to gain access to the http://www.kmu.ac.ir/en/login/menu/-2
  • Once you reach the application form, carefully provide all the necessary information in order to successfully submit your application.
  • Academic Grade Point Average (GPA): Minimum 3.00/4.00 (or its equivalent)
  • Pass the entrance exam held by Ministry of Health and Medical Education
  • Motivational Letter
  • CV
  • References
  • Undergraduate transcript of records (translated in English and certified by the Iranian consulate/ embassy)
  • Passport and the copy of main pages

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 USD per year during 24 months.
  • Laboratory-based: $4,500/year

Funding

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