Master of Science in Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Master of Science in Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

  • Duration: 7 Months
    Start Date: June 30, 2021
    India & UK's Top Universities
  • Pay Rs. 11,500/month
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India's most advanced cloud program by IIT Madras & LJMU
Master of Science in ML & AI
Globally accepted M.Sc. degree
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Earn more than you invest in the programme

Get a degree without quitting your job

You Invest
Rs. 11,500/month (Excl. Taxes)
Time Spent
2 hrs/day
Opportunities for you post your ML & AI programme
Jobs you will be eligible for in the next 18 months
Rs. 6,90,735/yr
Big Data Analyst
Entry Level
Data Scientist
Mid Level
Data Engineer
Senior Level
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Work for your dream companies. Just like our Alumni!

Leading companies recruit upGrad learners

To be a part of this program, you need one of the two below

Bachelors degree with 50% marks
Coding experience required
Less than 2 years of experience
60% marks in B.E. or

Designed to meet your career aspirations

The right course for you aligns with your career goals

Mid Level Professionals
less than 2 years of experience, looking forward to
Learn Python
BD processing methods using Spark
Deploy ML Models
Senior Level Professionals
2+ yrs of experience, looking forward to
Deploy Machine Learning Models
Learn to use Cloud Computing
Predictive Analytics & Statistics
Supervised & Unsupervised ML Models
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A degree from IIT Madras & LJMU gives you an edge
Learn from the best faculty and industry mentors
See who you will be learning with

Abhishek Rajput

Data Science, Trinity Mobility

Harindranath Reddy

Senior Software Engineer, Cerner Corporation

Rishitha Chalasani

Advisory Analyst, Deloitte

James Sabarimuthu

Senior Manager Analytics, Cognizant

Our curriculum focuses on  industry relevant skills

Cutting edge curriculum by country's top faculties and industry leading experts in the form of videos, cases and projects

79 Weeks
Curriculum Duration
Live Sessions Hours
18 hrs/week
Learner time
Assignments & Case Studies
Capstone Project
Topics covered
0 topics
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On Campus Fees*

Rs. 1645000

+ 2 years of salary loss

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Rs. 499000

for 18 months

You save Rs. 11L + 18 months salary & work exp.

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or Rs. 4,99,000/- (incl. of taxes)

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We offer career services to ensure you are ready to face the industry

1 on 1 Industry Mentorship

1 on 1 Industry Mentorship

Get mentored by experienced industry experts and receive personalised feedback.

Career Coaching

Career Coaching

Get a career mentorship services to help track your weekly company application targets, coach you on your profile and career transition journey.

Just in time Interviews

Just in time Interviews

Get company and role-specific preparation with mock interviews right before your actual interview.

Job Portal

Job Portal

Gain exclusive access to upGrad’s 200+ job openings each quarter, giving you the opportunity to be interviewed by upGrad’s hiring partners.

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Take the next steps towards  transforming your career

Take the online eligibility test

Fill out an application and take a quick 45 minute online test with 8 questions to start the admission process. The test has questions on coding, pseudo-codes and math to ensure you are ready for the program.

Get Shortlisted for the Interview

Upon clearing the eligibility test, you will need to go through an interview with our Admissions Committee member to assess your skill, intent and understand your aspirations. All candidates are carefully selected to ensure a great peer group.

Receive offer letter & confirm seat

Upon qualifying, an offer letter will be sent to you confirming your admission. Confirm your seat by enrolling into the program by making an initial down payment. Begin your preparatory course and start your machine learning journey.
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