Master of Science in Computer Science

Learn in-demand skills and grow your Software Development career with a Master's in Computer Science from Liverpool John Moores University, a globally recognised university. 700+ learners from Singapore have already signed up for our programs.

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  • 700+
    Learners from Singapore
  • 19 Months
    12-15 hrs/week
  • 5
    Unique specializations
  • 50+
    Countries learner base
  • WES
  • Jun 30, 2022
    Start Date
  • Instructors
  • Master's Curriculum
  • Specializations
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Partners
  • Careers
  • Admission Process
  • Fees
  • Refer & Earn
  • Reviews

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Earn a M.Sc in Computer Science structured for working professionals
  • Get access to 500+ Hours of Learning
  • Choose from 5 unique specializations
  • Apply your learnings through 10+ Projects & Assignments
  • Get Fortnightly Group Mentorship with Industry Mentors
  • Get LJMU Alumni Status

Choose from 5 specializations in any of the functional domains:
1. Full Stack Development
2. Blockchain Development
3. Cloud Backend Development
4. DevOps
5. Cyber Security

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Software development using languages like Java & Python & specialize in any of the mentioned fields
  • Advance Your Career
    Software Developer/Engineer, Full Stack Developer, Blockchain Developer, Cloud Expert/Architect, Cyber Security Engineer, Data engineer, DevOps Engineer & much more
  • Who Is This Program For?
    IT and Technology Professionals, Project Leads and Managers in IT/Tech Companies, Data Professionals, Java & Other Coding Professionals, Testing Professionals
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s Degree with 50% or equivalent passing marks. No coding experience required.

Experience 500+ hours of best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions. 

Programming Languages and Tools Covered

Earn a Master's Degree from LJMU

With a heritage that stretches back to 1823, Liverpool John Moores University, UK is now one of the largest and most well-established universities in the UK. It has been ranked in the Top 100 World Young Universities & Top 50 in the UK by Student Satisfaction.

  • Complete all courses to achieve this prestigious M.Sc. Degree from LJMU, UK to jump-start your career in Computer Science
  • Get access to the complete digital library of LJMU to research & write your dissertation
  • Earn a Master's degree which is recognised by WES, at 1/10th the cost of an offline program
Earn a Master's Degree from LJMU
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Learn from India’s leading Software Engineering faculty and Industry leaders

M.Sc. Curriculum

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

  • Basics of Java Programming
    • 2 weeks
  • Object Oriented Programming in Java
    • 3 Weeks
  • OOD + Software Engineering
    • 4 weeks
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
    • 12 weeks
  • Specialization: Full Stack Development
    • 32 weeks
  • Specialization: Blockchain Development
    • 32 weeks
  • Specialization: Cloud Backend Development
    • 32 weeks
  • Specialization: DevOps
    • 32 weeks
  • Specialization: Cyber Security
    • 32 weeks
  • Computing Systems
    • 8 weeks
  • Research Methodologies
    • 8 weeks
  • Thesis
    • 16 weeks
  • 500+
    Hours of Content
  • 7+
    Case Studies and Projects
  • 10+
    Programming Tools & Languages
  • 45+
    Live Sessions


You can choose any one specialization, based on your interest.

  • Full Stack Development
  • Blockchain Development
  • Cloud Backend Development
  • DevOps
  • Cyber Security
  • Topics Covered

    Full Stack Development
    • 32 Weeks
    User interfaces & Frontend Development
    Backend Development
    Software Architecture and Deployment
    Capstone Project


    Social Q&A Community like Quora
    Apply your understanding of backend and API development, Spring Boot, Swagge...
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  • Topics Covered

    Blockchain Development
    • 32 Weeks
    Blockchain: Basics and Applications
    Building a distributed application on Hyperledger Fabric
    Architecting Blockchain Applications (Delivered Live)
    Capstone Project


    Finance - Decentralized KYC Process for Banks (Ethereum)
    KYC for the customers can be immutably stored and accesses from the Blockcha...
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  • Topics Covered

    Cloud Backend Development
    • 32 Weeks
    Distributed Systems & Cloud Databases
    Design & Development of Microservices
    Serverless Development and Deployment of Cloud-Native Applications
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

    • 32 Weeks
    DevOps Essentials
    Web Applications at Scale
    CICD Pipeline, System Provisioning and DevOps Advanced Concepts
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

    Cyber Security
    • 32 Weeks
    Information Security and Applied Cryptography
    Network Security in Ethical Hacking
    Application Security in Ethical Hacking and Advanced Concepts in Cyber Security
    Capstone Project


  • - upGrad reserves the right to modify, amend or change the structure of module delivery & the curriculum, after due consensus with the University partner.

  • - The specialization batch of – Blockchain will start once in a quarter and frequency of commencement of all other specialization courses will once every month. Learners are advised to choose their specialization course accordingly. Please get in touch with our counsellor for more details on commencement of cohort for each specialization in sections indicated below.

Industry Projects

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

  • Engage in collaborative projects and learn from peers
  • Mentoring by industry experts to learn and apply better
  • Personalised subjective feedback on your submissions to facilitate improvement
  • Project OOPs
    The aim of the project is to apply one’s knowledge of OOP to build a simpler...
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  • Secure Programming
    Secure Programming - Identify and cover different flaws occur while writing ...
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  • Project Scribbler
    Project aims at creation of the front-end of a blogging website using HTML, ...
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  • Bank KYC
    Build a distributed KYC platform for banks on Ethereum network.
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  • Credit Card Fraud Detection
    Develop an end-to-end big data solution for detecting credit card frauds in ...
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  • Fully Automated Deployment
    Project revolving around the Fully Automated Deployment aspect of DevOps.
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  • Cloud as Platform
    Use various AWS managed services to design and develop a web application.
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  • Pharma Supply Chain
    Build a blockchain solution for pharmaceutical supply chain management to ta...
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  • Applied Cryptography
    Use cryptographic and encryption techniques for computer security.
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The upGrad Advantage
Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Computer Science
  • High ROI
    Cost Effective:
    • Upgrade your career at 1/10 the cost of the same on campus program
    Learn and Earn:
    • Get world class credentials without leaving your job from the comfort of your home
  • Industry Driven:
    • Learn through curriculum created by the industry for the industry
    • Learn and get coached by leading industry experts from around the globe
    • Experience world class education on-demand through our proprietary app and website
    Unparalleled Support:
    • Work with a dedicated upGrad buddy who will handhold you throughout the program
    • Get expert verified resolutions for all your doubts within hours
    • Weekly live sessions with industry experts on doubts, career & communication
  • Career Preparation:
    • Rigorous career preparation with resume feedback, personal branding on LinkedIn
    • Career booster content to help understand how to search for jobs, prepare for interviews, negotiate your salary etc.
    • Industry mentorship - Receive mentorship from industry leaders of the domain to help you reach your desired career goal
    • Opportunity to network with accomplished professionals, faculty and industry experts from 50+ countries
    • Part of 50K+ alumni base who are working in top companies like Amazon, ESPN, Visa, Microsoft, E&Y, Accenture
Our Learners Work At
Top companies from all around the world have recruited upGrad alumni

Career Transition Bootcamp

  • Learn skills to help you transition to Software Development roles (SD1, SD2, SD3, Senior Software Engineer, Senior Software Developer)

  • Get personalised content basis your level of knowledge

  • Get 1:1 Mentorship Sessions with Industry Experts

  • Access to Employability Tests

  • Get an exhaustive list of Interview Questions curated from Top Companies such as Amazon, Google & Microsoft. Relevant for preliminary rounds of interview in Tech Companies

  • Get Data Structures & Algorithm Bootcamp Completion Certificate from upGrad

  • Career Transition Bootcamp

    Admission Process

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

    Program Fee
    SGD 11,249
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      What's Included in the Price
      • Earn a Master's degree without quitting your job
      • Learn from world class faculty with a blend of strong academics, rich industry experience & extensive foreign exposure
      • Get alumni Status from Liverpool John Moores University
      • Learn from world class faculty with a blend of strong academics, rich industry experience & extensive foreign exposure.
      • Upskill yourself with 500+ learning hours

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