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.

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  • IIIT-B & LJMU
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  • Nov 30, 2020
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  • 500+
    Learning Hours
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  • Master's Curriculum
  • Specialisation
  • Projects
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  • Admission Process
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Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • 6 Unique Specialisations
  • 500+ Hours of Learning
  • 30+ Projects and Assignments
  • Fortnightly Group Mentorship with Industry Mentors
  • 4 years of unlimited content access
  • IIIT Bangalore & LJMU Alumni Status
  • Dedicated Student Success Mentor

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

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    Software development using launguages 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 & 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 is mandatory (Engineering is preferred). No coding experience required.
Syllabus

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

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
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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
  • Experiential Learning
    • 4 weeks
  • OOP + Software Engineering
    • 7 weeks
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
    • 8 weeks
  • Specialisation: Full Stack Development
    • 23 weeks
  • Specialisation: Big Data
    • 23 weeks
  • Specialisation: Blockchain Development
    • 23 weeks
  • Specialisation: Cloud Computing
    • 23 weeks
  • Specialisation: DevOps
    • 23 weeks
  • Specialisation: Cyber Security
    • 23 weeks
  • Computing Systems
    • 3 weeks
  • Advanced Programming
    • 3 weeks
  • Research Methodologies
    • 8 weeks
  • Master's Dissertation
    • 14 weeks
  • 500+
    Hours of Content
  • 30+
    Case Study and Projects
  • 10+
    Live Sessions
  • 30+
    Tools and Software

You can choose any one PG Diploma specialisation, based on your interest.

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

    Full Stack Development
    • 11 Months
    User Interfaces, User Experience, and Design
    Backend Development
    Software Architecture
    Software Deployment
    Capstone Project

    Project

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

    Big Data
    • 11 months
    Introduction to Python and libraries
    Distributed Programming
    Platforms for Big Data
    Large Scale Databases
    Streaming Algorithms & Web Mining Solutions
    Capstone Project

    Project

    Build a music recommendation engine
    Help Saavn build a recommendation engine that processes more than 20 million...
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  • Topics Covered

    Blockchain Development
    • 11 months
    Blockchain Development in Java Script using Node Js
    BlockChain: Basics and Applications
    Building a BlockChain Application
    Foundations of BlockChain
    Advanced BlockChain Applications
    Capstone Project

    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 Computing
    • 11 months
    Cloud Computing - Infrastructure, Services, and Business
    Virtualization, Virtual Machines, and Deployment on the Cloud
    Microservices and Building Cloud-Native Applications
    Deploying Cloud-Native Applications
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

    DevOps
    • 11 months
    Introduction to Software Engineering and Agile Methodology
    Deployment Perspective: Agile, Devops, Code, and Versioning.
    DevOps: Continuous Integration (CI) and Continous Deployment
    DevOps - Advanced Topics
    Capstone Project
  • Topics Covered

    Cyber Security
    • 11 months
    Applied Cryptography and Basic Information Security
    Computer Networks and Network Security
    Application Security
    Capstone Project

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
  • 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 Success Mentors
    • A dedicated Success Mentors is allocated to each student so as to ensure consistent progress
    • Success Mentors are your single points of contact for all your non-academic queries
  • Q&A Forum
    • Timely doubt resolution by peers and Teaching Assistants on the Q&A forum
    • Personalised feedback on assignments and case studies
    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
    • Group discussions
    • One-on-one discussion and feedback sessions with industry mentors
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