Staff Reporter

TIRUCHI: The Bharathidasan University Library will offer MLISc, a two-year integrated programme, from the current academic year.

According to a release from the University Librarian, S. Srinivasa Ragavan, the special features of the programme are: add-on course on soft skills; communication and leadership; campus interview and placement; training programmes in information industries and institutes of national importance such as IITs, IIMs and NITs; and air-conditioned modern library facilities with access to e-resources and digital library.

Qualifying candidates can also exercise the option of obtaining BLISc. Degree at the end of the first year. Students can avail hostel facilities and scholarship as per university norms.After successful completion of MLISc., employment opportunities are available in schools, colleges, universities, research institutions, multinational and corporate organisations, and State and Central Government undertakings.

For further information, refer to Web site: The last date for receipt of filled in applications has been extended to August 10.