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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 recognized university. Start your journey today by paying Rs.11,850/- per month.

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    IIITB Ranking - India Today, 2021
  • Jan 30, 2022
    Start Date
  • 19 Months*
    Recommended 12 hrs/week
  • EMI options
    Starting at Rs. 11,850*
  • 5 out of 6 Learners
    Get Positive Career Growth
  • Certificate
  • Instructors
  • Master's Curriculum
  • Specialisation
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Careers
  • Fees
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Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Get 4 months Executive Certification in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • 7+ Case Studies and Projects
  • upGrad 360° Career Support - job fairs, mock interviews etc.
  • Online Sessions + Live Lectures
  • e-portfolio
  • World Class Faculty Members & Industry Experts
  • No Cost EMI option
  • 10 Programming Tools & Languages
  • Student Support available all day for your convenience (24*7)
  • Exclusive access in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free
  • Showcase your expertise and skills to potential employers using an e-portfolio. Get expert advice on how to craft your stellar GitHub profile
  • Software Career Transition Bootcamp for non-tech & new coders

Bachelor’s Degree with 50% or equivalent passing marks. No coding experience required.

Six unique specialisations to choose from:
1. Full Stack Development
2. Blockchain Development
3. Big Data
4. Cloud Backend Development
5. DevOps
6. Cyber Security

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Software development using languages like Java & Python & specialize in any of the mentioned fields
  • Job Opportunities
    Software Developer/Engineer, Full Stack Developer, Blockchain Developer, Cloud Expert/Architect, Cyber Security Engineer, Data Engineer and 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.
Syllabus

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

Master's Degree from LJMU

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this prestigious recognition from LJMU.

  • Learn & connect with Global Faculty from LJMU
  • Get access to complete digital library of LJMU
  • Earn a Master's degree same as on-campus degree at 1/10th the cost
Master's Degree from LJMU
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Instructors

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.

  • Preparatory Course
    • 2 weeks
  • Toolkit for Experiential Learning
    • 3 Weeks
  • Experiential Learning
    • 4 weeks
  • OOD + Software Engineering
    • 4 weeks
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
    • 8 weeks
  • Career Transition Bootcamp (Optional)
    • 8 Weeks
  • Full Stack Development
    • 28 Weeks
  • Cloud Backend Development
    • 28 Weeks
  • Cyber Security
    • 28 Weeks
  • Big Data
    • 28 Weeks
  • Blockchain Development
    • 28 Weeks
  • DevOps
    • 28 Weeks
  • Computing Systems
    • 8 Weeks
  • Research Methodologies
    • 8 Weeks
  • Thesis
    • 18 Weeks
  • 500+
    Hours of Content
  • 7+
    Case Studies and Projects
  • 45+
    Live Sessions
  • 10
    Programming Tools & Language

Specialisations

You can choose any one Executive PGP specialisation, based on your interest.

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

    Full Stack Development
    • 28 Weeks
    Pre-requisites
    User interfaces & Frontend Development
    Backend Development
    Software Architecture and Deployment
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

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

    Cyber Security
    • 28 Weeks
    Pre-requisites
    Information Security and Applied Cryptography
    Network Security in Ethical Hacking
    Application Security in Ethical Hacking and Advanced Concepts in Cyber Security
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

    Big Data
    • 28 Weeks
    Pre-requisites
    Big Data Fundamentals and Platforms for Big Data
    Batch Processing
    Real Time Data Processing
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

    Blockchain Development
    • 28 Weeks
    Pre-requisites
    Blockchain: Basics and Applications
    Building a distributed application on Hyperledger Fabric
    Foundations of BlockChain/ Distributed Computing and Architecting Blockchain Applications
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

    DevOps
    • 28 Weeks
    Pre-requisites
    DevOps Essentials
    Web Applications at Scale
    CICD Pipeline, System Provisioning and DevOps Advanced Concepts
    Capstone Project

Disclaimer

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

  • - The specialisation batch of – a) Blockchain and b) Big Data will start once in a quarter and frequency of commencement of all other specialisation courses will once every month. Learners are advised to choose their specialisation course accordingly. Please get in touch with our counsellor for more details on commencement of cohort for each specialisation 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
  • Build a Social Q&A community like Quora
    Apply your understanding of backend and API development, Spring Boot, Swagge...
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  • Image Viewer Web Application like Instagram
    Create a rich, interactive UI for an image sharing social network like Insta...
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  • Image Uploader Project like Imgur
    Use your understanding of the Spring Boot Framework, Thymeleaf, and PostgreS...
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  • Blogging Website like Blogger.com
    Build your own personal blogging website and share your thoughts with the wo...
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  • Decentralized KYC Process for Banks
    KYC for the customers can be immutably stored and accesses from the Blockcha...
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  • Supply chain and Logistics
    This case study is based on the Reliance Group of industries and how they wo...
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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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Benefits with upGrad
Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you in the program.
  • 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 available all day for your convenience (24*7)
    • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the 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

Career Transition Bootcamp

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

  • Personalized content basis your level of knowledge

  • Personalised Industry Session (1:1) with Industry Experts

  • Additional Industry Readiness Assessments

  • 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

    Career Impact

    57%
    Average Salary Hike
    433%
    Highest Salary Hike
    400+
    Jobs Sourced
    300+
    Hiring Partners
    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.
    Learn More
    Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1)
    Get personalised career landscaping from experts to chart out best opportunities
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    Interview Preparation
    Support in polishing your hard skills and soft skills for interview preparation
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    Program Fee - Indian Residents
    Rs. 4,99,000 (incl. taxes)
    Starting at Rs 11,850/month. No cost EMI options available.
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      • 19 Months of learning duration. Actual duration would vary between 19-21 months depending on grade sheet approval from the University.
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