Earn a Master's degree in Data Science

Admissions Open! 

Program Fee: Rs. 4,85,000

Cohort Starts: June 2019

Early bird scholarship of Rs. 35,000 for first fifty applicants

Last date to appear for scholarship test :  2nd June 2019

With leading institutions

LJMU - Rated among the top 20 engineering schools in the UK. One of the largest, most dynamic, and forward-thinking universities.

Master's degree in

Data Science


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Program Highlights

Integrated Master's from IIIT-B and LJMU

Do a PG Program from IIIT Bangalore and a Master's Program from LJMU

One-on-One  Personal Mentorship

Get one-on-one mentorship from industry experts, and postdoctoral fellows

Access to Global Opportunities

Get 360-degree career support and access to opportunities across the globe

Get Alumni Status + Library Access

Earn IIIT Bangalore and LJMU alumni status along with digital library access

How It Works?

PG Diploma in Data Science

11 months

110 Credits

Research Methodology

2 months

10 Credits

Master's Dissertation

5 months

60 Credits

Master's degree in Data Science

Why Data Science with upGrad, IIIT-B and LJMU


From the most cutting-edge curriculum designed by the best of academia and industry experts


Your learnings on over 12+ industry projects and submit a Master's dissertation


With 2 credentials in 18 months from IIIT Bangalore and Liverpool John Moores University


Get global access to job opportunities through upGrad's 360-degree career support


PG Diploma in Data Science

11 months

110 credits

Get hands-on experience with the best industry projects. The list of courses is provided below:

  • Course 1: Data Science Preparatory Course
  • Course 2: Statistics and Exploratory Data Analytics
  • Course 3: Machine Learning - I
  • Course 4: Machine Learning - II
  • Course 5: Big Data and SQL
  • Choose electives: Natural Language Processing, Deep Learning and Neural Networks, Healthcare, BFSI, E-commerce

Familiarise yourself with different aspects of research, its ethical dimension, evaluation of literature, etc.

  • What is research?
  • Types of research
  • Research process
  • Data collection
  • Report writing and presentation
  • Scientific ethics

Research Methodologies

2 months

10 credits

Master's Dissertation

5 months

60 credits

Work on interesting projects of your choice or those shared by LJMU. The list of projects is given below:

  • Investigate dietary patterns and metabolite fingerprints of takeaway (fast) food consumers using PCA and clustering methods
  • Investigate a diagnosis of eye diseases using imaging ophthalmic data
  • Structure medical images with information geometry
  • Using Social media feed to place tweets regarding natural disasters on a map
  • Preventing credit card fraud through pattern recognition
  • Developing a recommender system for a Media giant.
  • Risk modelling for Financial activities and Investment Banking. 

Complete all learning modules successfully and submit your master's dissertation to receive a master's degree from LJMU.

Master's from

Liverpool John Moores University

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

Post Graduate Diploma from

IIIT Bangalore


Chandrashekar R

Professor and Dean | IIIT Bangalore

Ph.D., Computer Science

G. Srinivasraghavan

Faculty - Computer Science | IIIT Bangalore

Ph.D., Computer Science

Tricha Anjali

Associate Dean | IIIT Bangalore

M.Tech. (EE), Ph.D.

S. Sadagopan

Professor and Director | IIIT Bangalore

Ph.D., Computer Aided Design Systems

Prof. Paulo Lisboa

Head of Dept - Applied Mathematics | LJMU

B.Sc., Ph.D. in Mathematics

Dr. Atif Waraich

Faculty - Computer Science | LJMU


Prof. Dhiya Al-Jumeily

Associate Dean | LJMU

M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.

Dr. Gabriela Czanner

Faculty - Engineering and Technology | LJMU

M.Sc., M.A., Ph.D.

Industry Experts

Mirza Rahim Baig

Data Scientist

Anshuman Gupta

Director, Data Science

Ankit Jain

Senior Research Scientist

Ujjyaini Mitra

Head of Data

Program Details

Master's degree in

Data Science

Program Fee

₹ 4,85,000

incl taxes


18 months

Cohort Start

June 2019

Early bird scholarship of ₹35,000 for the first 50 Enrolments.

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