Library & Information Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name Library & Information Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W006 W099
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MLIS
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2021/2022 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:
MLIS FT (W006)
Deadline: Rolling*

MLIS PT (W099)
Deadline: Rolling*
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Duration MLIS FT (W006): 1 year full-time
MLIS PT (W099): 2 years part-time.
Course Fee MLIS Library & Information Studies (W006) Full Time
EU fee per year - €7,920
nonEU fee per year - €19,900

MLIS Library & Information Studies (W099) Part Time
EU fee per year - €5,115
nonEU fee per year - €9,950

***Fees are subject to change.
Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website.
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Please Note: under entry requirements; 'A minimum of 6 weeks' experience working in a library or information environment' has been waived due to COVID-19.

Entry Requirements
• Applicants should present with a primary (bachelor's) degree in any ...


Expand+Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (No...

Course Content

Expand+MLIS Library & Information Studies
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
The Master of Library and Information Studies is designed to prepare university graduates for careers in the library and information profession.

In the MLIS programme, ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 Core
• Org of Info, Cat&Metadata
• Information & Reference Services
• Foundations of Info Studies
• Research Theory and Practice
• Applied Research Methods

Stage 1 - Option
• A...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
Our Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) programme allows students to earn degrees that are accredited by professional organizations and are internationally recognised. These degrees qualify students to work as li...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Claire Nolan
Contact Number: +353 (0)1716 8360
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