1.0 AIM of the programe is to:

  •       Provide quality undergraduate education and training in information science to ensure self-reliance, service, and resourcefulness.
  •       To train Information Science students who are capable of working effectively and efficiently in various organizations
  •       Impart entrepreneurial and innovative knowledge and skills for self-employment in information science sector. 
  •      To train Information Science students who can plan, design, develop, oorganise and manage modern and traditional information resources in the country.

2.0 Program description

The program will be offered in four (4) academic years. Candidates will be required to conduct research and submit a thesis for the award of BLIS degree.

Entry requirements

MSCE or its equivalent with an aggregate of not more than 30 points in the best six subjects icluding Mathematics and English


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Mzuzu University                                       Phone: +265 992 397
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Malawi                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            MLIS Class 2018/19