Library and Information Science (Master's program)

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This four-semester Master’s program qualifies graduates of any academic discipline as well as librarians holding at least a Bachelor’s degree for highly-specialized responsibilities and leadership positions in libraries and other information centers.

Offered by the Institute of Information Science, this Master’s program is held parallel to professional employment, combining brief on-site lectures with e-learning modules.

Further information on the Master's program Library and Information Science is available in German: Bibliotheks- und Informationswissenschaft (Master in Library and Information Science – MALIS).

At a Glance

Category Description
Program Library and Information Science  
Degree Master in Library and Information Science 
Type of program Master's program parallel to professional employment 
Beginning of program Summer semester 
Program duration 4 semesters 
Credits 120 ECTS 
Language of instruction German 
Campus Südstadt Campus 
Restricted admission No 
Fees € 1,350 per semester (all students who enrolled in the summer semester 2015 or later)
€ 1,250 per semester (all students who enrolled prior to the summer semester 2015) 
Please note Applicants are required to take an aptitute test.