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Postgraduate Programmes



This degree is designed for those candidates who would like to specialise in Educational Psychology mainly. The candidates will also need to take any one teaching subject from a Sister-Department. The duration is Four Years.


Masters of Arts With Library & Information Science (MLIS)

This  is a two-year degree programme aimed at training professional librarians, archivists, records managers, information workers and documentalists at an advanced level. Students are admitted to this programme are BALIS graduates.  First year is course work and second year  research work. M.L.I.S degree structure Below is a map of the course structure.

First Year


  • EAP  5111   Faundation of Education Research
  • LIS   5311   Information Systems and Technology
  • LIS   5331   Information Needs, Sources  and  Services


  • LIS   5321   Management of Information Systems and Services
  • LIS   5411   Records Management and Archives Administration

Semester Two



  • EAP  5122    Quantitative  and Qualitative Techniques in Education Research

  • LIS   5311    Database management Systems
  • LIS   5331    Knowledge Management
  • LIS   5321   Legal Issues for Information Professionals
  • LIS   5411   Project Management

Remedial Courses


(This is meant  for students without Library and Information Studies background. These courses will be taken in addition to the above eight courses required for the program)

  • LIS 5111    Perspectives on Library and Information Science ( Semester 1)
  • LIS 5212    Information Processing(Semeter 2)


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