MS in Computer Science

Kick start your Master's journey in Computer Science with a Globally Recognized Master's Degree from the University of Bridgeport, US. Receive dual Accreditation - Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science from IIIT Bangalore and MS in Computer Science from the University of Bridgeport, US on completion of the course.

  • 10 Months Online
    12 Months On-Campus in US
  • May 31, 2022
    Batch Start Date
  • OPT Visa
    Eligible to apply for 36 months OPT Visa
  • #201-250
    in US universities, as listed by QS Rankings 2021
  • INR 3,00,000 (incl. taxes)
    Program fee
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  • Syllabus
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  • Admission Process
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About the Program

Study 10 Months online with IIITB and upGrad, 12 Months at the University of Bridgeport, US

Customizable Curriculum

Choose from 11 electives at University of Bridgeport, US

Student Support

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

End-to-end counseling and visa support

upGrad team will help you with application to University of Bridgeport, US, securing confirmed offer letter & support with US visa application.

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Dual certification - IIITB as well as University of Bridgeport
  • Eligible to apply for upto 36-month STEM OPT after graduation
  • World Class Faculty Members & Industry Experts
  • Career Essential Soft Skills Program
  • Timely Doubt Resolution
  • Online Sessions + Live Lectures
  • In-built IELTS prep to be provided by upGrad
  • Ranked #201-250 in US universities, as listed by QS Rankings 2021
  • Top Subjects You Will Learn
    Programming in Python, Linear Regression, NLP & Text Mining, Business Analytics & Deep Learning, and Data Engineering.
  • Job Opportunities
    Software Developer, Front End Developer, Data Engineer, Software Engineer, Software Architect, Data Scientist
  • Who Is This Program For?
    Engineers (Freshers and with any experience), Engineers (Freshers and with any experience), Software and IT Professionals, Product & E-commerce Folks, BFSI Professionals, Marketing and Sales Professionals, Managers or Executives at Manufacturing, Construction etc.
  • Minimum Eligibility
    For IIITB -
    • B.E/ (IT/Computer Science)/BCA graduate with minimum of 55% or above marks are eligible to apply
    For University of Bridgeport -
    • Applicant must complete the Advanced Certificate Program in Data Science from IIIT, Bangalore with 2.85 or above CGPA on the band of 4
    • IELTS >= 6.0 or TOEFL >= 80 (IBT) or Duolingo >= 95 or PTE >= 58

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

Programming Languages and Tools Covered

Advanced Certificate Programme in Data Science from IIIT Bangalore

Complete all the courses in the programme successfully to receive Advanced Certificate Programme in Data Science from IIIT Bangalore. It is India's #1 Technical University (Private) as per the survey of India Today, 2021.

  • Connect with a global network of accomplished upGrad and IIITB Alumni
  • Upgrade to a widely recognised and valued Advanced Certificate Programme in Data Science
  • Network with Data Science professionals across all industry sectors
Advanced Certificate Programme in Data Science from IIIT Bangalore
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Along the way, you will receive support from an unmatched faculty of data science instructors with decades of industry experience.


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

  • Pre-Programme Preparatory Content (Year 1)
    • 1 Week
  • Data Toolkit (Year 1)
    • 12 Weeks
    • 2 Assignments
  • Machine Learning (Year 1)
    • 9 Weeks
    • 3 Assignments
  • Course 3 (Year 1)
    • 11 Weeks
    • 2 Assignments
  • Core Courses , University of Bridgeport (Year 2) (15 Credits)
    • Elective Course , University of Bridgeport (Year 2) (12/15 Credits)
      • M.S. Project or Thesis (Choose One), University of Bridgeport (Year 2) (3/6 Credits)
        • Seminar, University of Bridgeport (Year 2) (1 Credit)
          • 300+
            Hours of Learning
          • 7+
            Case Study & Projects
          • 20+
            Live Sessions
          • 3
            Tools & Softwares

          Industry Projects

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

          • Solve actual industry problems designed by experts
          • Engage in collaborative projects with your peers
          • 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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          • 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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          • Telecom Churn Analysis
            Solve the most crucial business problem for a leading telecom operator in In...
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          • Lead scoring
            Learn how the knowledge of basic machine learning algorithms can be used to ...
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          • Fraud detection
            Decline fraud transactions on a credit card in real-time to minimize the los...
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          • Speech recognition
            Learn how Google speech-to-text works and make your own model.
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          • Image captioning
            Build a model which will caption a given image and describe it in sentences ...
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          • Gesture Recognition
            Learners will build a gesture recognition model for a Smart-TV to recognize ...
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          • Social Media Listening
            What if you could predict the popularity of a brand like upGrad in India?
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          • Interactive Market Campaign Analysis
            Research and analyse data from a marketing campaign to gain valuable insight...
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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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          The upGrad Advantage
          Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you MS in Computer Science
          • Learning Support
            Industry Mentors
            • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders
            • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedback on improvement
            Student Support
            • Available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST.
            • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform.
          • 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 discussions and feedback sessions with industry mentors

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          Admission Process

          There are 3 simple steps in the Admission Process which is detailed below:

          Program Fee
          Online Program
          INR 3,00,000 (inclusive of taxes)

          On-Campus Program
          Indicative Tuition Fee at University of Bridgeport - USD 19,500
          Indicative Living Cost per annum in US - USD 16,000
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            How You Benefit From This Program
            • Master's degree from a reputed US University
            • STEM programs leading to upto 3 years of OPT
            • GRE Waiver for IIITB Learners
            • Save upto 20 Lakhs for an equivalent degree from US

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