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Master of Science in Data Science

Kick-start your Data Science journey with Globally Recognized Masters from Liverpool John Moore's University . Start your Masters Journey today at Rs. 11,850 per month.

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About the Program

Choose from 6 specialisations, receive industry mentorship, dedicated career support, learn 14 programming tools & languages & much more

6 Unique Specialisations

Choose from 6 specialisations as per your background & career aspirations. Get a Executive PG Programme in Data Science from IIITB with a specialisation.

Dedicated Career Assistance

Receive unlimited 1:1 career counselling sessions & mock interviews with hiring managers. Further your career with our 300+ hiring partners.

Student Support

Student support is available 7 days a week, 24*7. You can write to us via studentsupport@upgrad.com or for urgent queries use the" Talk to Us" option on the learn platform

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Complimentary Python Programming Bootcamp
  • Career Essential Soft Skills Program
  • Only online M.Sc in DS for working professionals
  • 500+ Hours of Learning
  • 60+ Case Studies and Projects
  • Fortnightly Group Mentorship with Industry Mentors
  • Timely Doubt Resolution
  • Support available 7 days, 24x7
  • IIIT Bangalore & LJMU Alumni Status
  • Global access to job opportunities
  • No Cost EMI Option
  • NASSCOM certificate
  • Career mentorship Sessions(1:1)
  • AI Powered Profile Builder
  • Just-in-Time Interviews
  • High Performance Coaching(1:1)
  • Personalised Industry Session
  • Career Bootcamp
  • Industry Readiness Assessments

6 Unique Specializations to choose from
- Data Science Generalist
- Deep Learning
- Natural Learning Processing
- Business Intelligence/ Data Analytics
- Business Analytics
- Data Engineering

  • 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?
    Any specialization can be chosen regardless of background. The program caters to: Engineers, Marketing & Sales Professionals, Freshers, Data Professionals, Domain Experts, Software & IT Professionals
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s Degree with minimum 50% or equivalent passing marks. No coding experience required.
Syllabus

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

Programming Languages and Tools Covered

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 which is recognized by WES, at 1/10th the cost of an offline program
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Instructors

Learn from leading Data Science faculty and industry leaders

Syllabus

Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions
  • Pre-Program Preparatory Content
    • 2 Weeks
  • Data Toolkit
    • 14 Weeks
    • 2 Assignments
  • Machine Learning
    • 9 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
  • Specialisation- Data Science Generalist
    • 25 Weeks
    • 5 Assignments
  • Specialisation- Natural Language Processing
    • 25 Weeks
    • 4 Assignments
  • Specialisation- Deep Learning
    • 25 Weeks
    • 4 Assignments
  • Specialisation- Business Analytics
    • 25 Weeks
    • 9 Assignments
  • Specialisation- Business Intelligence/Data Analytics
    • 25 Weeks
    • 9 Assignments
  • Specialisation- Data Engineering
    • 25 Weeks
    • 11 Assignments
  • Research Methodologies
    • 8 Weeks
  • Master's Dissertation
    • 16 Weeks
  • 500+
    Hours of Content
  • 60+
    Case Studies and Projects
  • 106
    Live Sessions
  • 25
    1:8 Coaching Sessions with Industry Experts
  • 14+
    Tools and Software

Specialisations

You can choose one of the 6 specialisation, based on your interest.

  • Data Science Generalist
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Deep Learning
  • Business Analytics
  • Business Intelligence/Data Analytics
  • Data Engineering
  • Topics Covered

    Data Science Generalist
    • 25 Weeks
    • 5 Assignments
    Tree Models + Boosting (Optional)
    Model Selection & General ML Techniques
    ML Lab I: Classification
    Principal Component Analysis
    Advanced Regression - I
    Advanced Regression - II and ML Lab II: Regression
    Text Analytics & Processing + Text-Based Predictive Modelling
    Basic Visualisation using Tableau
    Data Storytelling
    Data Modelling
    Advanced SQL - Week II
    Algorithm Analysis + Recursion
    Searching and Sorting (Divide and Conquer included)
    Data Structures - Sets, Dictionaries, Stacks, Queues
    Python - OOPS
    Python Weeklong Lab
    Capstone Project

    Project

    Capstone Project
    Solve an end-to-end real-life industry problem from a wide variety of domain...
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  • Topics Covered

    Natural Language Processing
    • 25 Weeks
    • 4 Assignment
    Tree Models
    Model Selection & General ML Techniques
    Principal Component Analysis
    Advanced Regression
    Advanced Regression Assignment
    Bagging and Boosting
    Time Series Analysis
    Telecom Churn Case Study
    Text Processing
    Feature Extraction and Modelling
    Assignment- Natural Language Processing
    Intro to DL
    NLP Industrial Applications
    Chatbot Case Study
    Capstone Project

    Project

    Capstone Project
    Choose from a range of real-world industry woven projects on advanced topics...
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  • Topics Covered

    Deep Learning
    • 25 Weeks
    • 4 Assignment
    Tree Models
    Model Selection & General ML Techniques
    Principal Component Analysis
    Advanced Regression
    Advanced Regression Assignment
    Bagging and Boosting
    Time Series Analysis
    Telecom Churn Case Study
    Introduction to Neural Networks
    Neural Networks Assignment
    Convolutional Neural Networks - Introduction and Industry Applications
    Recurrent Neural Networks
    Gesture Recognition
    Capstone Project

    Project

    Capstone Project
    Choose from a range of real-world industry woven projects on advanced topics...
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  • Topics Covered

    Business Analytics
    • 25 Weeks
    • 9 Assignment
    Tree Models
    Time Series Forecasting
    Retail-Giant Sales Forecasting Assignment
    Model Selection & General ML Techniques
    SQL Best Practices
    Advanced Excel
    Telecom Churn Case Study
    Structured Problem Solving using Frameworks
    Structured Problem Solving Assignment
    Operations Research
    Data Storytelling
    Operations Research Case Study
    Capstone Project

    Project

    Capstone Project
    Choose from a range of real-world industry woven projects on advanced topics...
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  • Topics Covered

    Business Intelligence/Data Analytics
    • 25 Weeks
    • 9 Assignment
    Data Modelling
    SQL Best Practices
    SQL Assignment: IMDb Movies
    Advanced Excel
    NoSQL Databases and Best Practices
    Introduction to Big Data and Cloud
    Hive and Querying
    Hive Case Study
    Visualisation using Tableau
    Sports Analytics - IPL Visualisation Assignment
    Visualisation using PowerBI
    Visualisation using Plotly
    Data Storytelling
    Plotly Case Study
    Capstone Project

    Project

    Capstone Project
    Choose from a range of real-world industry woven projects on advanced topics...
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  • Topics Covered

    Data Engineering
    • 25 Weeks
    • 11 Assignment
    Introduction to Big Data(Optional)
    Introduction to Cloud and AWS Setup
    Introduction to Hadoop and MapReduce Programming
    MapReduce Programming Assignment (optional)
    Data Management and Relational Database Modelling
    NoSQL Databases and Apache HBase and NoSQL Databases and MongoDB(Optional)
    Data Warehousing (Optional)
    Data Ingestion with Apache Sqoop and Apache Flume
    Hive & Querying
    Hive Assignment (optional)
    Amazon Redshift
    Introduction to Apache Spark
    NYC Parking Assignment (Optional)
    Project: ETL Data Pipline
    Optimising Spark for Large Scale Data Processing
    Apache Flink(Optional)
    Real-Time Data Streaming with Apache Kafka
    Real-Time Data Processing using Spark Streaming
    Stock data Analysis Assignment (Optional)
    Building Automated Data Pipelines with Airflow
    Analytics using PySpark
    Classification Assignment (Optional)
    Project: Real Time data processing
    Capstone Project

    Project

    Capstone Project
    Choose from a range of real-world industry woven projects on advanced topics...
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Industry Projects

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

  • 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
  • IMDb Movie Analysis
    Analyze movie data from the past hundred years and find out various insights...
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  • Credit EDA Case Study
    Solve a real industry problem through the concepts learnt in exploratory dat...
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  • Bike sharing systems (Linear Regression Assignment)
    Build a model to understand the factors on which the demand for bike sharing...
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  • Lead Scoring
    Learn how the knowledge of basic machine learning algorithms can be used to ...
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  • Clustering Assignment
    Apply the machine learning concepts learnt to help an international NGO clus...
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  • Telecom Churn
    Telecom companies often face the problem of churning customers due to the co...
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  • Fraud Detection
    Decline fraud transactions on a credit card in real-time to minimize the los...
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  • Retail-Giant Sales Forecasting
    Help a retail-giant to have a clear idea of how their sales will look like i...
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  • RSVP Movies (SQL Assignment)
    In this assignment, you will work on a movies dataset using SQL to extract e...
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  • Hive Case Study
    In this assignment, you will apply your Hive and Hadoop learnings on an E-co...
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  • ETL Project
    This is an ETL project which will cover the topics like Apache Sqoop, Apache...
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  • Assignment - Structured Problem Solving
    This assignment will test the learners understanding of the previous 2 modul...
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  • IPL Visualisation Assignment
    With the IPL season commencing, let's go ahead and do an exciting assignment...
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  • Advanced Regression
    Build a regularized regression model to understand the most important variab...
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  • NYC Parking: EDA using Apache Spark
    Analyse the dataset of parking tickets
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  • MapReduce Programming Assignment
    Practice MapReduce Programming on a Big Dataset.
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  • Business Case Study - Staff Planning
    In this module, you will solve an industry case study using optimisation tec...
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  • Assignment - Classification
    This module will contain practice assignment & all resources related to a cl...
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The upGrad Advantage
Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Data Science
  • Learning Support
    Industry Expert Guidance
    • Interactive Live Sessions with leading industry experts covering curriculum + advanced topics
    • Personalised Industry Session in small groups (of 10-12) with industry experts to augment program curriculum with customized industry based learning
    Student Support
    • Student Support is available 7 days a week, 24*7
    • You can write to us via studentsupport@upgrad.com or for urgent queries, use the "Talk to Us" option on the Learn platform.
  • Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
    • Get mentored by an experienced industry expert and receive personalised feedback to achieve your desired outcome
    High Performance Coaching (1:1)
    • Get a dedicated career coach after the program to help track your career goals, coach you on your profile, and support you during your career transition journey
    AI Powered Profile Builder
    • Obtain specific, AI powered inputs on your resume and Linkedin structure along with content on real time basis
    Interview Preparation
    • Get access to Industry Experts and discuss any queries before your interview
    • Career bootcamps to refresh your technical concepts and improve your soft skills
  • Networking & Learning Experience
    • Live Discussion forum for peer to peer doubt resolution monitored by technical experts
    • Peer to peer networking opportunities with a alumni pool of 10000+
    • Lab walkthroughs of industry-driven projects
    • Weekly real-time doubt clearing sessions
    Industry Readiness Assessments
    • Industry oriented tests which are prepared and validated by domain experts for continuous evaluation and improvement
  • upGrad Opportunities
    • upGrad Elevate: Virtual hiring drive giving you the opportunity to interview with upGrad's 300+ hiring partners
    • Job Opportunities Portal: Gain exclusive access to upGrad's Job Opportunities portal which has 100+ openings from upGrad's hiring partners at any given time
    • Be the first to know vacancies to gain an edge in the application process
    • Connect with companies that are the best match for you

Over 500 Careers Transformed

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57%
Average Salary Hike
₹73 LPA
Highest Salary
500+
Career Transitions
300+
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Personalised Industry Session
Sessions by an industry expert for a small group of 10-12 learners with similar profiles to discuss real life applications of concepts and personalised coaching
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High Performance Coaching
Get a dedicated career coach to help you stay on track to achieve your career goals, coach you on your profile, and support you in your career journey.
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Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
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