Master of Science in Data Science

Start your Data Science career by pursuing a PG Diploma in Data Science from IIIT Bangalore and M.Sc. from Liverpool John Moores University

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  • Dual Credential
    PGD from IIIT-B & M.Sc from LJMU
  • 18 months
    Recommended 10-12 hrs/week
  • Mar 30, 2020
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Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Only online M.Sc in DS for working professionals
  • 500+ Hours of Learning
  • 12+ Case Studies and Projects
  • Practical Hands-on Workshops
  • One-on-One with Industry Mentors
  • Timely Doubt Resolution
  • Dedicated Student Success Mentor
  • IIIT Bangalore & LJMU Alumni Status
  • Global access to job opportunities
  • No Cost EMI Option
  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Statistics, Predictive Analytics using Python, Machine Learning, Data Visualization, Big Data Analytics, etc.
  • Job Opportunities
    Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Product Analyst, Machine Learning Engineer, Business Analyst
  • Who Is This Program For?
    Engineers, Software and IT Professionals, Marketing and Sales Professionals, Managers
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s degree, no coding experience required

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Master's Degree from LJMU

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from LJMU.

  • Connect with Global network of Faculty from LJMU
  • Get access to complete digital library of LJMU
  • Earn a Master's degree same as on-campus degree at 1/10th the cost
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Learn from India’s leading Data Science faculty and industry leaders


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions

  • Preparatory Course
    • 4 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
  • Statistics and Exploratory Data Analytics
    • 7 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
  • Machine Learning I
    • 8 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
  • Machine Learning II
    • 8 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
  • Big Data and SQL
    • 5 Weeks
    • 2 Assignments
  • Elective - Deep Learning and Neural Networks
    • 10 Weeks
    • 1 Assignments
  • Elective - Natural Language Processing
    • 10 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
  • Elective - Healthcare
    • 10 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
  • Elective - E-commerce
    • 10 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
  • Elective - BFSI
    • 10 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
  • Research Methodologies
    • 8 Weeks
  • Master's Dissertation
    • 16 Weeks
  • 400+
    Hours of Content
  • 7
    Case Studies and Projects
  • 40
    Live Sessions
  • 15
    Coding Assignments
  • 7
    Tools and Software

Industry Projects

Learn through real-life industry projects sponsored by top companies across industries

  • Dual credentials - IIIT - B & L.J.M.U
  • Engage in collaborative projects with student-mentor interaction
  • Benefit by learning in-person with expert mentors
  • Personalised subjective feedback on your submissions to facilitate improvement
  • Spark Funds Investment
    Spark Funds is looking for new avenues to invest its surplus funds in the st...
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  • Uber Supply-Demand Gap
    Use analytics to identify why Uber sometimes faces a supply-demand challenge...
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  • Creditworthiness of Customers
    Learn how Predictive Analytics can be used to decide the creditworthiness of...
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  • E-commerce Market Mix Modelling
    E-commerce websites often face the challenge of how much to spend on which m...
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The upGrad Advantage
Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Data Science
  • Industry Mentors
    • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders
    • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedbacks on improvement
    Student Success Mentors
    • A dedicated Success Mentors is allocated to each student so as to ensure consistent progress
    • Success Mentors are your single points of contact for all your non-academic queries
  • Q&A Forum
    • Timely doubt resolution by Industry experts and peers
    • 100% Expert-verified responses to ensure quality learning
    Expert Feedback
    • Personalised expert feedback on assignments and projects
    • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept related doubts
  • upGrad BaseCamp
    • Fun-packed, informative and career building workshops Sessions by industry professionals and professors
    • Group activities with your peers and alumni
    Industry Networking
    • Live sessions by experts on various industry topics
    • One-on-one discussion and feedback sessions with industry mentors

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Program Fee
₹ 485,000
No Cost EMI at ₹27,621/month (inclusive of all taxes)
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    How You Benefit From This Program
    • M.Sc & Post Graduate Diploma without quitting your job
    • Cutting-edge curiculum designed by industry experts
    • Alumni status from IIIT Bangalore & LJMU
    • Career transition With up to 200% salary hike
    • Hiring opportunities from Uber, Microsoft, PwC, Genpact and more
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