It is a one-year postgraduate programme that provides students with a comprehensive understanding of Library and Information Science.

The programme is based on the practices and underlying theories of information acquisition, organization, dissemination, and utilization.

On completion of the courses, the students demonstrate the values, attitudes, and behaviours associated with the roles and responsibilities of information and library professionals following the market-oriented employment


Bachelor of Library and information Science from UGC approved University.

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    1 Year
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  • To provide students with an understanding of the basic principles and fundamental laws of Library and Information Science and to enable them to understand and appreciate the functions and purpose of the libraries and information centres.
  • To professionally train the students in a diverse area of librarianship
  • To educate the students in the philosophy of librarianship, basic principles, fundamental laws, professional ethics and management of the library and information centre.
  • To understand and appreciate the functions and purposes of libraries and information centres in the changing social cultural, technological and economic environment.
  • To provide students with knowledge of Information Technology (IT) and its application in library and information activities.
  • To train the students in the advanced skills of information knowledge, gathering, processing, organization and retrieval.

Curriculum Details

  • Research Methods & Statistical Techniques

  • Advanced Library Organization & Management of Academic Library System

  • Information Processing & Retrieval System

  • Advanced Knowledge Organization: Classification (Practical)

Seminar - I

  • Quantitative Methods

  • Management Concept and Processes

  • Information, Communication & Societ

  • Organization & Management of Public Library System

  • Information Technology & Application

  • Information Institution, Product & Services

  • Advanced Knowledge Organization:

  • Cataloguing (Practical)

  • Human Resource Management

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Program Outcomes (POs)

  • PO1

    Domain knowledge: Students will attain advanced knowledge and applications in the field of Library and Information Science.

  • PO2

    Problem Analysis: Ability to design or develop the model for students to deal with day-to-day activities, sequencing, arrangement of books etc.

  • PO3

    Effective Communication: Speak, read, write and listen clearly in person and through electronic media in Hindi and English, and make meaning of the world by connecting people, ideas, books, media and technology.

  • PO4

    Social Interaction: Students can now interact and educate society and its people by emphasizing the need for books and knowledge to become responsible citizens.

  • PO5

    Ethics: Students can now ethically apply the knowledge gained from books and other means.

  • PO6

    Environment and Sustainability: Understand the issues of environmental contexts and sustainable development.

  • PO7

    Life-long Learning: Acquire the ability to engage in independent (as well as in a team) and lifelong learning in the context of learning, management, software and technology of the library.


Programme Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

To enhance the abilities of thinking and research related to relevance and importance of Library and Information Science in students.

To train the students to develop their insight and skills in recent trends in collection, organization and transfer of information by using emerging technologies.

To make students employable by acquiring knowledge related to Libraries and Information Science



Career Path

  • Library Science graduates can explore a variety of career opportunities both in the public and private sector. They can opt for higher studies for an advanced career.
  • Library Assistant/Attendant
  • Junior Librarian/Professional Assistant
  • Assistant/ Deputy Librarian
  • Librarian/Chief Librarian
  • Researcher/Scientists/Application Specialist
  • Consultant/Reference Librarian
  • Cataloguer/Technical Assistant/Records Manager
  • Director/Head of Information Centre
  • Senior/ Junior Library Information Analyst
  • Law Librarian
  • Indexer
  • Information architect
  • Archivist


What are the benefits of the MLIS course?
After completing a Master of Library and Information Science, a candidate can get a job in various areas like Colleges, Universities, Schools, Public libraries, Book Museums, Record-Keeping agencies, Media libraries, Corporate libraries etc.
Is librarian a good career choice?
Yes, working as a librarian can be an exciting way to get your hands on many different community-based projects. Librarians have a great work-life balance and work environment.
What are the eligibility criteria for MLIS Programme?
The MLIS eligibility criteria require students to complete a bachelor's degree in library and Information Science from a recognized university.

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Nirwan University

Near Bassi-Rajadhok Toll, Village- Jhar, Agra Road, Jaipur - 303305 Rajasthan