Master of Science in Data Science

Get a 2 year Full Time Masters in Data Science with the Latest Cutting Edge Curriculum from One of the Top 100 Best Global Universities in the World, University of Arizona.

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  • Top 100 (Best Global Universities)
    by U.S. News and World report*
  • 24 Months
    Recommended 15hrs/week
  • Dec 30, 2021*
    Start Date
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  • Syllabus
  • Projects
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  • Fees
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About the Program

Learn data science applications to solve real business problems and receive personalized industry mentorship, just in time interviews, career mentorship, placement support, soft skill training and much more.

Personalised Industry Mentorship

Get mentored on the career front by an experienced professional and receive personalized feedback.

Dedicated Career Assistance

Receive 1:1 career counselling sessions & mock interviews with hiring managers. Further your career with our global experts. A dedicated career mentor will help you track your weekly company application targets, coach you on your profile and help you in your career transition journey.

Student Support

Support is available all days for 24 hours, any time via email or use the Call Back option on the platform to get a response within 2 working hours.

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • 1350 Hours of Learning
  • 30+ Live Learning Sessions
  • Soft Skills Training
  • 20+ Case Studies and Assignments/Projects
  • Masterclasses by Industry Experts
  • University of Arizona Alumni Status
  • One-on-One with Industry Mentors
  • Mock Interviews
  • Dedicated Student Success Team
  • Resume Tool & Review
  • Support is available all days for 24 hours

Master of Science in Data Science from University of Arizona

Complete all the courses successfully to obtain this recognition from the University of Arizona.

  • Earn a Master of Science in Data Science degree
  • Get University of Arizona alumni status
  • Widely recognized and valued program in Data Science
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  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Python, BD processing using Spark, Deploy ML Models, Supervised & Unsupervised ML Models, Predictive Analytics & Statistics
  • Job Opportunities
    Big Data Analyst, Data Engineer, Data Scientist, Machine Learning Engineer
  • Who Is This Program For?
    The program caters to: Engineers, Software & IT Professionals, Project Managers, Consultants, Data Professionals, Freshers, Domain Experts, Maths & Stats Professionals, Non-Tech Professionals
  • Minimum Eligibility
    - Bachelor’s Degree (with minimum 50% score | medium of instruction - English) from an accredited college or university recognised by the University of Arizona.
    - 4 year accredited Bachelor's OR 3 year accredited Bachelor's + Master's OR 3 year accredited Bachelor's + Post Graduate Diploma.
    - Completed Undergraduate-Level Mathematics Coursework and be familiar with Computer Programming (Candidates without coursework in Mathematics would be considered on a case-to-case basis based on profile and entrance test scores).

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

Programming Languages and Tools Covered

Global Lecturers

Learn from leading Data Science faculty and industry leaders


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions
  • Pre Course Requisites
    • 3 Weeks
  • Course 1- Data Analysis and Visualization
    • 10 Weeks
  • Course 2- Advanced Data Visualization
    • 10 Weeks
  • Course 3- Database Development and Management
    • 10 Weeks
  • Course 4- Introduction to Machine Learning
    • 10 Weeks
  • Course 5- Data Warehousing and Analytics in the Cloud
    • 10 Weeks
  • Capstone Project
    • 5 Weeks
  • Course 6- Neural Networks
    • 10 Weeks
  • Course 7- Applied Natural Language Processing
    • 10 Weeks
  • Course 8- Managing the Digital Information Environment
    • 10 Weeks
  • Course 9- Ethical Issues in Information
    • 9 Weeks
  • Capstone Project
    • 5 Weeks
  • 20+
    Case Studies
  • 30+
    Live Sessions
  • 10 w
    Capstone Projects
  • 104 w
    Curriculum Duration

Industry Projects

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

  • Engage in collaborative projects with student-mentor interaction
  • Benefit by learning in-person with expert mentors
  • Personalised subjective feedback on your submissions to facilitate improvement
  • Credit Card Fraud Detection
    Predict fraudulent credit card transactions with the help of machine learnin...
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  • Style transfer using GAN
    Use a variant of GANs i.e. CycleGAN, to translate the style of one MRI image...
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  • Sales forecasting
    Analyse the sales data for a retail giant and forecast sales using deep neur...
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  • Eye for Blind
    Build the model that will convert the contents of an image and output the au...
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  • Sentiment Based Product Recommendation System
    Perform sentiment analysis on the reviews of the products and provide recomm...
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  • News Recommendation System
    Recommend news articles to users based on their preferences
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  • Stack Overflow Case Study
    Perform exploratory data analysis using cloud services on stack overflow dat...
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  • Uber Case Study
    Analyse the Uber dataset to understand the demand and supply of cab services...
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  • Data Warehousing Case Study
    You will work on telecom industry data and learn ETL and Data ingestion, Sqo...
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  • Real Time Twitter HashTag Analysis, using Spark Streaming
    You will perform the Twitter hashtag analysis on real-time data using Spark ...
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  • Recommendation System, using ALS (Alternating Least Squares)
    Recommendation system is built using ALS algorithm in Spark.
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  • Market Basket Analysis, using Apriori Algorithm
    You will implement market basket analysis using Spark with the help of Aprio...
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  • NYC Taxi Fare Prediction
    Build a pricing model to predict the fare of a taxi ride using the set of at...
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  • Telecom Churn Prediction
    Classification model is built to predict the churning of the customer from t...
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  • Recommendation System using PCA and KNN
    Implemented the movie recommendation system by reducing the dimensionality u...
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  • E-Commerce Assignment
    Analyse a clickstream dataset of a cosmetics store using Hive and extract va...
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  • Speech Recognition
    Learn Google speech-to-text and make a model using deep learning.
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  • Gesture Recognition
    Build a gesture recognition model for a Smart-TV, using a 3D convolution Net...
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The upGrad Advantage
Strong hand-holding with dedicated support to help you master Data Science
  • Learning Support
    Industry Mentors
    • Get mentored by an experienced data science expert and receive personalised feedback with 2 calls for better career guidance
    • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedbacks on improvement
    Student Support
    • Support is available all days for 24 hours.
    • 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
  • Industry Networking
    • Live sessions by experts on various industry topics
    • One-on-one discussion and feedback sessions with industry mentors
Career Counselling
Get personalised career pathing from experts to chart out best opportunities
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Resume Feedback
Obtain specific, personalised inputs on your resume structure and content
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Interview Preparation
Receive one-on-one mock interviews conducted by industry mentors and detailed feedback after an interview
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Program Fee
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  • Price after exclusive upGrad discounts. Please get in touch for further details.

Empowering learners of tomorrow

How You Benefit From This Program
  • Masters in Data Science from University of Arizona
  • Get Masters in Data Science without quitting your job
  • Career Transformation into In-demand field of Data Science
  • Career Transition with upto average 58% salary hike
  • Stepping Stone into the field of Data Science
  • Cutting-edge curriculum designed by industry experts
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Admissions Process

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