The B.Lib.I.Sc. Program (Bachelor of Library and Information Science)

About the Program

This Program is meant to impart high skill and training necessary for human resources for effective organization and management of libraries and providing varieties of library and information services in the IT environment.

Duration Program-Icon

Minimum: 1 year (2 semesters)

Eligibility Program-Icon

  • Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline with at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category)

Program Structure

The B.L.I.Sc Program is organized into 2 semesters in one year. The University follows a Credit-based semester system of teaching –learning and evaluation, and the total Credit point is 48. The Program structure is given below:

Award of Degree

Successful students will receive the B.L.I.Sc Degree by the University, subject to fulfilling all the academic requirements.

Admissions Office :
The ICFAI University, Nagaland,
6th Mile, Sovima Village, Dimapur, Nagaland - 797112

Mobile : +91 8729880506, +91 7640902799
E-mail :
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Particulars B.Lib.I.Sc
Last date for submission of Completed Application Form August 8, 2022
Last date for payment of Admission Fee August 6, 2022
Commencement of Regular classes August 8, 2022
Payment of First Semester Fee August 16, 2022
B.Lib.I.Sc. Program Structure
Semester - I Semester - II
  • Library and Society
  • Knowledge Organization-I: Classification andCataloging (Theory)
  • Information Resources and Services
  • Management of Library and Information Centers
  • Digital Library (Theory & Practice)
  • Colloquium
  • Ability Enhancement Course(AEC)
  • General Elective (GE)
  • Knowledge Organization-II : Classification(Practice)
  • Knowledge Organization-III : Cataloguing(Practice)
  • Library Automation (Theory & Practice)
  • Skill Enhancement Course(SEC)
  • Discipline Specific Elective(DSE)
  • School Library and Learning Media ResourceCenter Library Field Work
Library Internship: One (1) month

Admission Modalities

B.Lib.I.Sc programme

General Note:

For the purpose of determining eligibility based on aggregate percentage of marks, the procedure used by the respective Board of school education will only be taken into consideration. All applicants should have completed a minimum of 12 years of formal schooling by August 01, 2022. Final year students of who have not received the transcripts/ certificates from the respective Board of school education by August 01, 2022 will be admitted provisionally. However, the admission of such candidates will be confirmed subject to passing the qualifying examination and meeting the minimum requirements as indicated above. The registration of the candidates not meeting the criteria by September 01, 2022 will be cancelled and the permissible fees will be refund.

The process of admission and selection of eligible candidates

The selection of applicants into the program is made through screening of application and interview. While evaluating students for admission, due weightage is given to their academic distinction, awards in Games & sports, Literary & cultural activities, and other extra co-curricular activities.

Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of admission. The admission decision will be communicated after the admission process.

Special Reservation

There shall be a special provision for admission of students belonging to the State of Nagaland (Domicile) in any course of ICFAI University, Nagaland, which shall not be less than 25 (twenty-five) percent of seats in each course/discipline subject to the students meeting the minimum qualifying requirements referred to above. The fee for the Domicile students is less than that of the non-domicile students (please refer the fee chart).

Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to students belonging to Open Category.

Application Modalities


The candidates are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for admission.

Application Form

  • Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the form.
  • Fill the Application Form in Capital Letters.
  • Provide all the available information under appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photocopy of the completed Application form.
  • Cost of the Application material for UG Programs is Rs. 250.
  • Cost of the Application material for PG and Doctoral Programs is Rs. 350.

Applicants have to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates

Applicants have to enclose attested copies of the following certificates (Attestation should be done by any Gazetted Officer/Principal of the college).

  • Birth Certificate
  • Class X Admit Card, Mark Sheet and Certificate.
  • Class XII / Degree Admit Card, Mark Sheet and Certificate (as may be applicable).
  • ST Certificate.
  • 3 recent Passport Size Photo.
  • Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities.

Fee Schedule

Admission Fee

Admission fee of Rs 5,000 (non-refundable) is to be paid by all the selected candidates of B.Lib.I.Sc.

Program Fee

Students must pay the program fee on the first day of each semester. The first semester fee is to be paid on or before August 16, 2022.

Note: Domicile refers to Students from State of Nagaland. Non-Domicile refers to Students from States other than Nagaland.

Particulars Domicile Non-Domicile
(Amount in Rs.)
Program fee 36,000 44,000
Examination Fee 6000 6000
Total Program Fee (2 Semesters) 42,000 50,000
Fee per semester 21,000 25,000

*Domicile refers to Students from State of Nagaland. Non-Domicile refers to Students from States other than Nagaland.