Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Institut für Bibliotheks- und Informations­wissen­schaft

Important Facts

  • Joint study MA-profile: 60 ECTS
  • September 1st 2012 - January 31st 2013: 2-3 courses at RSLIS (30 ETCS)
  • April 1st 2013 - July 31st2013: 3 courses at IBI (30 ECTS)
  • Deadline of application: April 25th 2012 at RSLIS


We can only admit students from cooperating universities at the joint study MA-profile – please contact your Student Affairs Officer at your university for more information. You may also complete the joint study MA-profile as part of a full master’s degree in Information Science and Cultural Communication at RSLIS.



The Royal School of Library and Information Science in Copenhagen is a university institution for education and research at the highest scientific level in the field of Library and Information Science (LIS). RSLIS is a member of iSchool Caucus.

Contact: International Student Affairs Office:



As the only German School for Library and Information Science at university level, IBI focuses on teaching and research that preserves the focus of the traditional library science areas, while keeping a perspective towards the paradigm shifts in scholarly communication and a focus on digital libraries. IBI is a member of the iSchool Caucus.

Contact: International Student Affairs Officer Gertrud Pannier: