Indian Statistical Institute

203 B. T. Road, Kolkata – 700 108

 Admission Notice Session: 2017 – 2018


Programme Name                  Master of Science(Library and Information Science)

Eligibility                               3‐year Bachelor’s degree in any discipline

Stipend                                  Rs. 5000/‐ per month

Offered at                               Bengaluru

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Previous Years' Questions

  1. Year 2016:PLA and PLB
  2. Year 2015:PLA and PLB
  3. Year 2014:PLA and PLB


Programme Name                   JRF in Library and Information Science


At least high second class in MS (LIS) awarded by ISI or Associateship in Documentation and Information Science (awarded by ISI or NISCAIR/INSDOC) or its equivalent degree (such as Master's degree in LIS from any Indian/Foreign University) with at least 55% marks in undergraduate (BA/B Sc/B Com or its equivalent and also in BLISc if applicable)


Offered at                                Bengaluru

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Previous Years' Questions

  1. Year 2016:LIA and LIB
  2. Year 2015:LIA and LIB
  3. Year 2014:LIA and LIB


Important Dates:

On-line Application Starts                       08 February 2017             

On-line Application Ends                         10 March 2017

Payment of Application Fee Starts          10 February 2017

Payment of Application Fee Ends            15 March 2017  

ISI Admission Test                                  14 May 2017


Application Procedure:

Candidates in India can apply only ON‐LINE through the official website . The Admission Test is conducted at various centres all over India.


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