University of Calcutta BLIS Admission 2016 | Application Form

Bachelor of Library and Information Science Admission 2016 at University of Calcutta

University of Calcutta, Kolkata has invited applications for admission to Bachelor of Library and Information Science (BLIS) course for 2016 sessions.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have 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.

Persons appearing in the final Part of Honours Exam will be allowed to sit for the Admission Test.

Selection Process

Applicants will be selected based on merit list of entrance examination, with reservation as per norms of the University of Calcutta.

Seats Intake

At present, the total number of seats for BLIS course are 58 (Intake may be changed from time to time). Reservations for SC/ST/OBC & Physically Handicapped etc. students will be followed, as per the State Govt. rules.

Exam Pattern

The Admission Test will be held on specified date and time as announced. The questions of the Admission Test will be objective type and multiple choices. The areas of Admission Test may be English language, numerical ability, reasoning ability, general knowledge, basic subjects etc

Applicant shall be examined in theory and practice papers and in assignments or sectionals or class tests.

An eligible applicant who fulfils the conditions laid down above will have to appear in the final exam in each of the theory papers.

Duration of written exam for each theoretical full paper is 4 (four) hours and for half paper is 2 (two) hours.

Merit/Admission List

A merit/admission list on the basis of the performance of the Admission Test will be published on the Departmental Notice Board as per schedule. No personal communication will be made to and individual applicants in this regard.

How to Apply?

Applicants can also download the Application Form from website

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) (2016-17) 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 & OBC Applicants) and Rs.125/- (for SC/ST/PH applicants) should be submitted to the office of the Dept. of Library & Information Science, Asutosh Building (Top floor) 87/1 College Street, Kolkata-700073 on all working days (12.00 Noon to 02.00 PM) till May 31st 2016.

The Challan should necessarily be endorsed by the Office of the Dept. before deposition of fees at Cash Counter of the University. An Entrance Exam will be held on June 05th 2016 (Sunday) at Asutosh Building for which the applicants must report along with their Admit Cards.

Important Dates for BLIS Admission 2016

Last date of Submission of Application Form: May 31st 2016

Date of Admission Test: June 05th 2016

Tentative Date of Publication of Merit List: June 15th 2016

Tentative Date of Counseling cum Admission: June 22nd 2016

Tentative Date of Commencement of Classes: July 14th 2016

University of Calcutta BLIS Admission 2016 | Application Form
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