Master of Science in Machine Learning & AI

India's best selling programme with a 4.5 star rating. Learn in-demand skills such as Deep Learning, NLP, Reinforcement Learning & work on 12+ industry projects, multiple programming tools & a dissertation. Start your ML & AI journey today at Rs. 13,825 per month*.

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  • 18 Months*
    Recommended 15 hrs/week
  • Sep 29, 2021
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    Starting at Rs. 13,825*
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Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • Only online M.Sc in ML & AI for working professionals
  • WES (World Education Services) Recognised
  • 12+ industry projects and 6 Capstone Projects to choose from
  • 25+ Mentorship Sessions from Industry Experts
  • IIIT Bangalore & LJMU Alumni Status
  • LJMU Supervisor for guidance on Research & Dissertation
  • Support available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST for queries
  • No Cost EMI Options Available
  • Placement Assistance (Job Opportunities Portal, Hiring Drives, Resume Building & more)
  • Access to Global Job Opportunities with an M.Sc. from LJMU, UK

Experience 450+ hours of best-in-class content developed by leading faculty & industry leaders in the form of videos, case studies & projects


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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 ML & AI
  • 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 programme
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Benefits with upGrad
360 Degree Career Support services, Personalised Mentorship from Industry Experts, Hands-on Projects & Hackathons, Peer Networking opportunities & a whole lot more to help you master Machine Learning & AI.
  • Job Opportunities
    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
    • Relevant Internship opportunities for learners open to gaining hands-on experience
    • Top performers in Hackathons will have the opportunity to interview with the host company
    • Post graduation Career Support: live sessions with industry mentors to guide you, dedicated mentorship, & access to upGrad’s career assistance resources
  • Interview Prep & Resume Building
    • Get 1:1 Resume Review Sessions with Industry Experts & a dedicated Career Mentor
    • Profile Building Workshops: Live sessions on how to build your profile - be it your resume or GitHub profile
    • Explore 100+ commonly asked interview questions across modules
    Company Specific Preparation
    • Just-in-Time Interviews: Get company and role-specific preparation with mock interviews right before your actual interviews
    • Access to a carefully curated pool of interview resources per company to ensure you're interview-ready
  • Industry Expert Mentorship
    • Fortnightly personalised group (1:8) mentorship sessions with industry experts for pro-active mentoring
    • Calls with industry experts for personalised feedback & guidance spread over 3 months
    • Live interactive sessions with leading industry experts covering curriculum + advanced topics
    Student Support
    • Available all days 9 AM - 9 PM IST.
    • For urgent queries, use the Call Back option on the platform.
  • Hands-on Projects & Hackathons
    • 12+ projects & assignments and a Capstone Project to choose from 10 options
    • 1 Hackathon every quarter to apply learnings
    • Live coding classes on Kaggle & OpenCV & sessions to build your Github profile
    Networking & Learning Experience
    • Live Discussion forum for peer to peer doubt resolution monitored by technical experts
    • Reverse knowledge transfer sessions (FLIP classrooms) with learners tutoring fellow batchmates
    • Peer to peer networking opportunities with a alumni pool of 10000+
    • Lab walkthroughs of industry-driven projects


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions.
  • Data Science Tool Kit
    • 3 Weeks
    Prof. G. Srinivasaraghavan
    Chandrashekar Ramanathan
  • Statistics and Exploratory Data Analytics
    • 5 Weeks
    • 2 Assignments
    Tricha Anjali
  • Machine Learning - I
    • 6 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
    Dinesh Babu Jayagopi
    Ujjyaini Mitra
    Hindol Basu
    Mirza Rahim Baig
  • Machine Learning - II
    • 7 Weeks
    • 1 Assignment
    Prof. G. Srinivasaraghavan
    Ujjyaini Mitra
  • Natural Language Processing
    • 7 Weeks
    • 2 Assignments
    Srinath Srinivasa
    Mirza Rahim Baig
  • Deep Learning
    • 8 Weeks
    • 2 Assignments
    Prof. G. Srinivasaraghavan
    Ankit Jain
  • Reinforcement Learning
    • 6 Weeks
    • 2 Assignments
    Prof. G. Srinivasaraghavan
  • Deployment and Capstone Projects
    • 6 Weeks
    • 2 Assignments
  • Research Methodologies
    • 4 Weeks
    Prof. Paulo Lisboa
    Dr. Atif Waraich
    Prof. Dhiya Al - Jumeily
    Dr. Gabriela Czanner
  • Master's Dissertation
    • 16 weeks
    Dr. Gabriela Czanner
  • 12+
    Industry Projects
  • 40+
    Live Sessions
  • 20
    Tools, Languages & Libraries
  • 6
    Capstone Projects

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
  • Train an agent to play Tic Tac Toe
    Use cutting-edge AI techniques to teach a computer to play a computer game l...
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  • Building a Chatbot
    Train a chatbot to classify sentences (customer queries, etc.) into categori...
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  • Fraud Detection
    Decline fraud transactions on a credit card in real-time to minimize the los...
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  • Detect Skin Cancer from Images
    Build a neural network from scratch in Numpy to identify the type of skin ca...
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  • Gesture Recognition
    Make a Smart TV application which can control the TV with user’s hand gestur...
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  • Recommendation system
    Build one of the most famous models used by Netflix, Walmart to recommend vi...
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  • Maximising profit of cab driver using RL
    Building an RL-based algorithm which can help cab drivers maximise their pro...
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  • Topic Modelling with Amazon reviews
    Identifying what features of the recently released product on Amazon, custom...
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  • Social Media Listening
    What if you could predict the popularity of a brand like upGrad in India?
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  • Speech Recognition
    Wonder how Google Speech to text works?
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  • Image captioning
    Build a model which will caption a given image and describe it in sentences ...
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  • Sentiment Analysis on Twitter
    Extracting all the various narratives people have tweeted on Twitter regardi...
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Interview Preparation
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Programme Fee - Indian Residents
Starting at Rs 13,825/month*
Programme Price 4,99,000 (incl. taxes). No cost EMI options available.
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    Empowering learners of tomorrow

    Over 2,300 students have completed this course and started working at their dream job, whats stopping you?

    What You Benefit from This Programme
    • Master of Science in ML & AI Without Quitting Your Job
    • Cutting-Edge Curriculum Designed by Industry Experts & Experienced Faculty
    • Dual Alumni Status from IIIT Bangalore & LJMU, UK
    • Career Transition with an average 58% Salary Hike
    • Hiring Opportunities from Flipkart, Microsoft, PwC, Genpact, and More
    • *Programme length implies 18 months of learning and full programme duration may vary depending on university.

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