M.Lib.I.Sc. On Campus

Library and Information Science

Alagappa University

24 months
24 EUR/year
12 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Department of Library and Information Science at Alagappa University is working with a vision to educate individuals for careers such as librarians, documentarists, information professionals, archivists, information scientists and knowledge managers.


Programme objectives

The general objectives of the Library and Information Science programme at Alagappa University are:

  • To train students for a professional career in Library and Information Services;
  • To produce quality manpower for collection, compilation and dissemination of information products and services in and beyond conventional libraries and information centres;
  • To give the students an understanding of the basic principles of fundamental laws of Library and
  • Information Science and to enable them to understand, appreciate and develop professionalism to work in contemporary “Information Age”.
  • To make students fully aware of various sources of information; and train them in techniques of dissemination of information in the context of different user groups. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Library and Information Science 
  • Information and Reference Sources
  • Knowledge Organization & Information Retrieval
  • Management of Libraries and Information Centres
  • Information Systems and Services 
  • Information Technology
  • Library Automation and Digital Library
  • Electronic Resource Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

A candidate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Science or Arts or Humanities of this University or any other University recognized by the syndicate of this University as equivalent.

Original Certificates:

  • Cumulative Statement of Marks / Grade Certificates
  • Provisional Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate of the qualifying degree
  • Community Certificate and Medical Fitness Certificate for verification and return except T.C. and Medical Fitness Certificate)

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Tuition Fee

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  • International

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

    12 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • tuition fee: ₹1000
  • first year total fee: ₹5000
  • foreign students: double the tuition fee plus other fee as applicable


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