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MS in Computer Science

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

  • 10 Months Online
    12 Months On-Campus in US
  • Jul 31, 2022
    Batch Start Date
  • STEM OPT
    Eligible to apply for up to 36 months OPT
  • GRE Wavier
    for IIITB learners
  • SACSCOC
    Accreditation
  • INR 3,00,000 (incl. taxes)
    Program fee
  • Save Upto 10 Lakhs
    in degree cost
  • Overview
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Admission Process
  • Reviews
  • Refer & Earn
  • FAQ
About the Program

Blended Program

Study 10 Months online with IIIT Bangalore and upGrad, 12 Months at the University of West Florida, US

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.

End-to-end counseling and visa support

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

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Dual certification - IIIT Bangalore as well as University of West Florida
  • SACSCOC Accreditation
  • Online Sessions + Live Lectures
  • Career Essential Soft Skills Program
  • STEM Program Leading upto 36 Months of OPT
  • In-built IELTS prep to be provided by upGrad
  • Timely Doubt Resolution
  • One-on-One with Industry Mentors
  • 24x7 Available Student Support Team
  • World Class Faculty Members & Industry Experts
  • upGrad end to end support for applications and visa
  • Alumni status from IIIT Bangalore and University of West Florida
  • Ranked #35 in the "Best Regional Universities South" by U.S. News & World Report (2022)
  • Ranked #16 in the "Top Public Schools - Regional Universities South" by U.S. World News & Report (2022)
  • Top Subjects You Will Learn
    The program covers tools such as Statistics, Python Programming, Predictive Analytics using Python, Basic & Advanced SQL, Data Visualization using Python, EDA, Basic & Advanced Machine Learning Algorithms, and many more.
  • Job Opportunities
    Software Developer, Front End Developer, Data Engineer, Software Engineer, Software Architect, Data Scientist, etc.
  • 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 IIIT Bangalore -
    • B.E/B.Tech/B.Sc. (IT/Computer Science)/BCA graduate with minimum of 60% or above marks are eligible to apply
    For University of West Florida -
    • 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 >= 71 or Duolingo >= 95 or PTE >=50
Syllabus

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 IIIT Bangalore 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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Instructors

Along the way, you will receive support from an unmatched faculty of data science instructors with decades of industry experience.

Syllabus

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)
    • Course 1- Data Toolkit (Year 1)
      • 13 Weeks
    • Course 2 - Machine Learning-I (Year 1)
      • 10 Weeks
    • Course 3 - Specialisation (Option to choose from 5 tracks) (Year 1)
      • 6 Weeks
    • Core Courses, University of West Florida (Year 2)
      • Concentration Courses, University of West Florida (Year 2)
        • Electives, University of West Florida (Year 2) (Choose any three courses)
          • Thesis/Project, University of West Florida (Year 2) (Choose any one)
            • 300+
              Hours of Learning
            • 7+
              Case Study & Projects
            • 20+
              Live Sessions
            • 3
              Tools & Softwares
            • 30
              Hours of Python Boot Camp

            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 West Florida - USD 21,777
            Indicative Living Cost per annum in US - USD 12,000
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              How You Benefit From This Program
              • Master's degree from a reputed US University Dual certification - IIIT Bangalore as well as University of West Florida, US
              • GRE Waiver for IIIT Bangalore learners
              • In-built IELTS prep to be provided by upGrad
              • STEM programs leading upto 36 Months of OPT
              • upGrad end to end support for applications and visa
              • World Class Faculty Members & Industry Experts
              • 24x7 Available Student Support Team
              • One-on-One with Industry Mentors
              • Save upto 10 Lakhs for an equivalent degree from US

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