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.10,600/- per month.
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree with 50% mandatory. No coding experience required.

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    IIITB Ranking - India Today, 2021
  • Jun 29, 2022
    Start Date
  • 19 Months*
    Recommended 10-15 hrs/week
  • EMI options
    Starting at Rs. 10,600*
  • Overview
  • Certificate
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Specialisation
  • Careers
  • Fees
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Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Online Sessions + Live Lectures
  • World Class Faculty Members & Industry Experts
  • 7+ Case Studies and Projects
  • 10+ Programming Tools & Languages
  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status
  • No Cost EMI Option
  • Software Career Transition Bootcamp for Non-Tech & New Coders
  • Exclusive access in Data Science & Machine Learning, for free
  • Interview Preparation
  • Exclusive Job Opportunities Portal
  • High Performance Coaching (1:1)
  • E-portfolio- Showcase your expertise and skills to potential employers using an e-portfolio. Get expert advice on how to craft your stellar GitHub profile.
  • AI Powered Profile Builder
  • Just-in-time Interviews
  • Personalized Industry Sessions in Small Groups
  • Career Mentorship Sessions (1:1) with Industry Experts

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

Four unique specializations to choose from:
1. Full Stack Development
2. Blockchain Development
3. Cloud Backend Development
4. DevOps

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Software development using languages like Java & Python & specialize in any of the mentioned fields
  • Target Audience
    IT and Technology Professionals, Project Leads and Managers in IT/Tech Companies, Data Professionals, Java & Other Coding Professionals, Testing Professionals.
  • Job Opportunities
    Software Developer/Engineer, Full Stack Developer, Blockchain Developer, Cloud Expert/Architect, Data Engineer and DevOps Engineer & much more.
  • Minimum Eligibility
    Bachelor’s Degree with minimum 50% or equivalent passing marks, and successful completion of the Executive PG Program in Software Development from IIITB. No coding experience required.

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
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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
    • 14 weeks
  • Full Stack Development
    • 28 Weeks
  • Cloud Backend Development
    • 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


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

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

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


    BookMyMovie Application (FSD)
    With this app, users can browse upcoming & released movies; filter released ...
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  • Topics Covered

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


    Develop a microservice-based comprehensive application to allow users to boo...
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  • Topics Covered

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


    Supply Chain Management System (Hyperledger)
    A supply chain is the entire process of the journey of a product from the ma...
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  • Topics Covered

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


    Deployment using Jenkins and Infra Provisioning
    Deploying a complete application using the Jenkins pipeline and setting up T...
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  • - 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 Blockchain 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.
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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

  • Exhaustive list of Interview Questions curated from Top Companies such as Amazon, Google & Microsoft

  • Relevant for preliminary rounds of interview in Tech Companies

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    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.
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    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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