UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA
DEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE
Bachelor of Library & Information Science (BLIS) Course, 2016 – 2017
Duly filled in application in the prescribed form (available on the University website along with Prospectus) for Admission Test for admission to the BLIS Course (Evening) (2016 – 2017) accompanied by the receipt of a challan (obtainable from the Cash Counter of the University at the College Street campus) of Rs.250/- (for General and OBC Candidates) and Rs. 125/- (for SC/ST/PH candidates) should be submitted to the office of the Department of Library & Information Science, Asutosh Building (Top floor) 87/1 College Street, Kolkata - 700073 on all working days (12 Noon to 2 PM) till 31. 05. 2016. The challan should necessarily be endorsed by the Office of the Department before deposition of fees at Cash Counter of the University. An Entrance Examination will be held on 05. 06. 2016 (Sunday) at Asutosh Building for which the candidates must report along with their Admit Cards.
Total Intake: 58. Admission will be made on the basis of the merit list prepared through Admission Test, with reservations as per norms of the University of Calcutta for SC, ST, OBC, PH etc.
Eligibility: A Bachelor Degree with Honours (10 + 2+ 3) or Master Degree or a Degree in a technical subject (of the pattern 10 + 2 + 4 or 10 + 2 + 5) such as Medical Science, Engineering, Law etc. of this University or having an equivalent degree of any other University or Institute recognized by this university will be eligible for admission to the BLIS course. Persons appearing in the final Part of Honours Examination will be allowed to sit for the Admission Test. But their admission to BLIS will be subject to the condition of securing Honours Degree when the result comes out and also according to the merit list of BLIS Admission Test.
· Last Date of Submission of Application Form: 31. 05. 2016
· Date of Admission Test: 05. 06. 2016
· Tentative Date of Publication of Merit List: 15. 06. 2016
· Tentative Date of Counseling cum Admission: 22. 06. 2016
· Tentative Date of Commencement of Classes: 14. 07. 2016
N.B.: Application forms will not be sent by post. No personal communication with the candidate regarding admission will be made on behalf of the university.