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What is the the eligibility criteria to make a career in library and information science ?

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RE: What is the the eligibility criteria to make a career in library and information science ?

Dr salman Abid
Dr salman Abid
Verified Career Expert
Associate professor
  • Hyderabad

Library and Information Sciences is good option as far as career is concern.

Courses in LIS:
there are 6 stages of Career and Courses in Library and Information Sciences.
1) Certificate in Library and Information Sciences
Eligibility: 10+2
2) Diploma in Library and information sciencs
Eligibility: 10+2
3) Bacehlor in Library and Information Sciences,
Eligibility: 10+2
4)Master in Library and Information Sciences.
Eligibility: 10+2+3 (any graduate from recognized university)
5) M.Phil in Library and Information Science.
Eligibility: masters in Library and information scineces.
6) P.hD in Library and Information Sciences.
Eligibility: M.phil in library sciences.
course available:
most of the Indian Universities are offering different level of programmes, like alagappa university, Aligarh Muslim University, Osmania University, Banaras Hindu University,Jamia Millia Islamia.Punjab University,SNDT Womens University.
university of Delhi, University of Lucknow, University of Pune,etc
job openings/areas:
you can have plenty of job openings in many areas/fields like,
univerisites, city grandhalaya Samsthas,Embassys.public libraries, Museums,schools and colleges, etc.

RE: What is the the eligibility criteria to make a career in library and information science ?

Priyanka Kaul
Priyanka Kaul
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Psychologist/Career Counselor in Careers360
  • New Delhi


There are many courses you can do in this field like-

You can do Bachelor in Library and information science which requires minimum Graduation

You can do Master in Library and information Science which requires Bachelor of Library Information Science degree

After that you can do  M.Phil in Library and Information science which requires Masters of Library Information Science degree

Then you can do Ph.D in library and Information Science which requires Master of Library & Information Science

Hope this helps you!

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