IGNOU Bachelor of Library and Information Science (BLIS) – Admission, Eligibility, Fees

IGNOU Bachelor of Library and Information Science (BLIS) – Online Admission

About BLIS Programme : It is an Bachelor programme which can be completed in 1 Years(Minimum) and 4 Years(Maximum). The full form of BLIS is Bachelor of Library and Information Science. This comes under School of Social Sciences (SOSS). It is currently being offered in English medium only while as per notification, all students can write their assignments and term-end examination in Hindi medium also.

The examination relating to BLIS Degree has 2 components: Continuous Evaluation (CE) – 30% weightage and Term End Examination (TEE) – 70% weightage. This programme was established in 1989 in response to the demand for huge number of trained human resource in the field of library and information activities. In 2014, IGNOU full updated their BLIS Programme. To know more about Bachelor of Library and Information Science (BLIS) programme, you can visit official website www.ignou.ac.in. Below are important features of BLIS (Bachelor of Library and Information Science) programme :

  • Name of Programme : BLIS – Bachelor of Library and Information Science
  • Medium : English
  • Eligibility Criteria : All candidates who wants to take admission in BLIS course, must have Bachelor’s Degree with 50% marks and 45% for General and for the SC/ST/OBC/PH category respectively OR Bachelor’s Degree with Diploma (1 year) in Library Science OR Bachelor’s Degree with 2 years of working experience in Library and Information Centre
  • Duration : It can be completed in Minimum(1 Years) and Maximum(4 Years). If this not completed on time, students needs to take re-admission and submit fees again. Available in both admission cycle of January and July.
  • Fee Structure : For full programme, the fees is Rs. 5,000/-. As per notifications, fees structure vary from year to year. So, We advise you to contact Study Centre/Regional Centre.
  • Programme Coordinator : Prof. Jaideep Sharma, jaideep@ignou.ac.in, Ph. 011-29572740

IGNOU BLIS Courses & Syllabus : The total credits is 36 which needs to be complete the Bachelor Degree in Library and Information Science. After completing this course, students can go for higher studies. The BLIS consists of 9 courses out of which 5 courses (BLI-224, BLIE-227, BLIE-228 and BLIE-229 are having practical component and 4 courses (BLI-221, BLI-222, BLI-223 and BLI-226) are theory based courses. Below are details of course code, course name and credits :

Course CodeTitle of the CourseCredits
BLI-221Library, Information and Society4
BLI-222Information Sources and Services4
BLI-223Organising and Managing Information4
BLI-224ICT Fundamentals4
BLI-225Communication Skills4
BLI-226Management of Library and Information Centre4
BLI-227Document Processing: Practice4
BLI-228Information Products and Services4
BLI-229ICT in Libraries4
Total36

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  1. Respected sir,
    I am suvita khichar D/O Laxman khichar is studying in IGNOU, In the course BLIS,My writing language opted in exam is English, I want to change my writing medium of exam from English to Hindi.My Registration number is
    9446, and my Enrollment number is-159824918.Kindly do the needful help.
    sir please sent me confirmation.

    Thank You.

    With Regards

    SUVITA KHICHAR
    Registration number-9446.
    Enrollment No.-159824918.
    Bobile no. 9929930753, 9460500379

  2. sir my b.a is illum university ignou me blib addmision ke liye migration certifacte important hai kya

  3. Hi sir, i need the solved assesments for the blis programme 2016 for all
    ( BLI-221, BLI-222, BLI-223, BLI-224,BLIE-226,BLIE-228,BLIE-229)FOR July 2015 and January 2016 Sessions.
    kindly do the same asap.

    1. Have u checkd the materials in the website?..it is quite diffrnt from the materials provided to us.. how is that so?

  4. I am final year student of BA,can I apply for B.lib in the Jan.17 admission
    My graduation will complete in the May.17

  5. Sir i am b.a pass and m.a appearing.
    I library science course karna Chatham hu please informations

  6. Sir i am b.a pass and m.a appearing.
    Me library science course karna Chatham hu please informations.my contact no.8104371266

  7. Sir, I have scored 43 percent marks and I am physical handicapped . Can I apply in B.lib. please guide me

  8. makwana sweta mukeshkumar

    i fill the exam form online course code MLIS but not selected course subjet what to do

  9. Maine msc Mai admission ignou mai January mai liya h mujhe b.lib mai admission lena h kya Mai lesakti hu admission abhor

  10. Sir b lib course hindi medium se bhi hota h kya plz reply me

  11. Hello sir m b.lib karna chahta hu to plz sir mujhe last date or fee ke bare me bta sakte ho plz sir…?

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