Bachelor in Library and Information Science


Bachelor in Library and Information Science:

Bachelor in Library and Information Science is one of the best program running in SRM University. As we are moving ahead in the field of knowledge society within the learning and Research Institute, the demand of LIS is rapidly growing. The highly qualified and experienced faculty at SRM helps in encouraging and promoting the students in the field of  library and information science, archival science through excellent teaching. LIS is professional, research-oriented, job-oriented and interdisciplinary program which provides an excellent job opportunities in all kinds of libraries, archives, museums, mass media, information centers, government and non-government organizations. For the development, innovation, and dealing with people’s needs and expectations LIS is vitally important. This program provides an opportunity for the students to collect information resources, evaluate, analyze, organize them and use it to train the people. The aim of this program is to encourage and promote the students with theories, practices and research in the field of library and information science, archival science and museum management with modern Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs).

Bachelor in Library and Information Science Program contributes to the creation and management of essential knowledge, skills and values of librarianship and the information professions through teaching, research, and service.

Admission Process

·         To get the admission in SRM University, candidates must have passed graduation in the respective branch or an equivalent examination with 50% marks in aggregate through a UGC recognized University.

·         Candidates need to appear for the entrance test SRMHCMAT conducted by SRM University and on the basis of the rank obtained in SRMHCMAT and marks obtained in 12th standard, admission will be processed.


Programmes: Bachelor of Library and Information Science (B.LIS) – 3 years UG Degree

Eligibility :              H.Sc / +2 (50% aggregate)

Fee Structure:        Rs. 40,000.00 (Rupees Forty Thousand) per year

Master of Library and Information Science (M.LIS) – 2 years PG Degree

Eligibility: Any UG / PG Degree One year B.LIB Sc Degree holders can join the course in second year directly under lateral entry scheme
Fee Structure:  Rs. 50,000.00 (Rupees Fifty Thousand) per year