MSc in Machine Learning and AI - IIIT Bangalore and LJMU

Get a Master of Science in ML and AI from LJMU with a Python Bootcamp

  • Complete access to LJMU’s digital library for research and writing dissertation 
  • Receive 1:1 personalized career mentorship sessions with industry experts 
  • Live sessions to cover ChatGPT, Open AI, Dall, Midjourney and more tools 
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  • 750 + Hours of Learning
  • 15 + Case Studies and Assignments
  • 6 + Practical Capstone Projects

Master Advanced AI Techniques

Learn in-demand skills such as Deep Learning, NLP, Reinforcement Learning & work on 12+ industry projects, multiple programming tools and a dissertation. Start your ML and AI journey today. The program comes with a round-the-clock student support all seven days of the week. You will get support from dedicated student success mentors and career mentors.

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Program Highlights

  • 90 Live Learning Sessions

  • 750+ Hours of Learning 

  • 6 Capstone Projects

  • 15+ Case Studies and Assignments 

  • 1:1 Career Mentorship Sessions 

  • IIIT Bangalore Alumni Status 

  • Daily Doubt Resolution Support

  • 20 Tools, Languages, and Libraries


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Industry Mentors

Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors, teaching assistants and graders. 

Student Support

Get 24*7 access to student support team for handling your queries via email or callback requests. 

Expert Feedback

Personalized feedback on assignments and projects, regular live sessions by experts to clarify doubts. 

Doubt Resolution

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Career Services

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prerequisites for MSc in Machine Learning and AI – IIIT Bangalore and LJMU


  • Bachelor's Degree preferably in a Mathematical/ Statistical background with 50% (or equivalent) 
  • Successful completion of the Executive PGP in Machine Learning & AI from IIITB mandatory. 
  • Recommended 1 year of work experience in programming/analytics. 

Who Should Attend


IT Professionals

Data Professionals

IT Professionals



  • Introduction to Python 
  • Python for Data Science 
  • Data Visualisation in Python 
  • Data Analysis Using SQL (Optional) 
  • Advanced SQL and Best Practices (Optional) 
  • Data Analysis in Excel (Optional) 
  • Analytics Problem Solving (Optional) 
  • Math for Machine Learning 


  • Exploratory Data Analysis 
  • Cloud Essentials: Intro to Git and GitHub 
  • Investment Assignment 
  • Inferential Statistics 
  • Hypothesis Testing 
  • Lending Club Case Study 


  • Linear Regression 
  • Linear Regression Assignment 
  • Logistic Regression 
  • Naive Bayes 
  • Model Selection 


  • Advanced Regression 
  • Advanced Regression Assignment 
  • Support Vector Machine (Optional) 
  • Tree Models 
  • Model Selection - Practical Considerations 
  • Boosting 
  • Unsupervised Learning: Clustering 
  • Unsupervised Learning: Principal Component Analysis 
  • Telecom Churn Case Study 


  • Introduction to Neural Networks 
  • Convolutional Neural Networks - Industry Applications 
  • Convolutional Neural Networks - Assignment 
  • Recurrent Neural Networks 
  • Neural Network Project - Gesture Recognition 


  • Lexical Processing 
  • Syntactical Processing 
  • Syntactic Processing - Assignment 
  • Semantic Processing 
  • Case Study: Classifying Customer Complaint Tickets


  • Cloud Essentials: Intro to AWS 
  • Working with AWS: case study 
  • MLOps: Introduction 
  • MLOps: Data Lifecycle 
  • MLOps: Model Lifecycle 
  • MLops Assignment 
  • Advanced CV 
  • MLOps + Deployment: DL (Theory) 
  • MLOps + Deployment: DL (assignment) 


  • Cloud Essentials: Intro to AWS 
  • Working with AWS: case study 
  • MLOps: Introduction 
  • MLOps: Data Lifecycle 
  • MLOps: Model Lifecycle 
  • MLops Assignment 
  • Advanced NLP 
  • MLOps + Deployment: NLP (Theory) 
  • MLOps + Deployment: NLP (assignment)


  • Cloud Essentials: Intro to AWS 
  • Working with AWS: case study 
  • MLOps: Introduction 
  • MLOps: Data Lifecycle 
  • MLOps: Model Lifecycle 
  • MLOps Assignment 
  • AI Strategy Framework, Structured Problem Solving/ Data Storytelling 
  • Mapping ML with Data architecture strategy 
  • Executing AI Strategy 
  • AI strategy: Assignment 


  • News Recommender System 
  • Credit Card Fraud Detection 
  • Eye for Blind - (Image Captioning) 
  • Sentiment analysis based Product Recommender system 
  • Sales forecasting 
  • Style Transfer using GAN's 

  • Classical Reinforcement Learning 
  • Assignment -Classical Reinforcement Learning 
  • Deep Reinforcement Learning 
  • Reinforcement Learning Project


  • Introduction to Research and Research Process 
  • Research Design 
  • Literature Reviewing 
  • Research Project Management 
  • Report Writing and Presentation Skills 
  • Scientific Ethics 


  • 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 


Pham Linh Software Tester

The Azure data engineering course is excellent! Clear explanations and practical projects make learning enjoyable and applicable in real-world scenarios, the progression was very logical.

Attended Azure Data Engineer Master's Program workshop in June 2023

Alexander Petrov Information Security Manager

If you're serious about becoming a trusted cybersecurity expert, look no further! The CISSP certification course provided by KH is outstanding. The combination of expert trainers, comprehensive study materials, and practical case studies gave me a well-rounded learning experience. The support provided throughout the journey was commendable. This course has truly transformed my career prospects in the field of IT security.

Attended CISSP® workshop in May 2023

Gloria Garcia IT Manager

As an IT Manager, I found the course to be extremely beneficial for my professional development. I acquired essential skills in system hacking, wireless network security, and cryptography. The complimentary courses and career assistance program are valuable bonuses. Well worth the investment! 

Attended Ethical Hacking Mastery Course workshop in May 2023

Kausik Malakar Data Architect

Absolutely worth it The Data Science curriculum was very challenging and rigorous, but the trainer hand-held us through the whole learning journey, answered all our doubts and gave us illustrations from his own industry experience. One of the best investments I have ever made.

Attended Data Science Bootcamp with AI workshop in July 2021

Eden Knight Data Analyst

I successfully transitioned my career I am a SDE who was unhappy with my job. I took a giant leap of faith and transitioned to a Data Science career after completing KnowledgeHut’s Data Science bootcamp. I love the challenges and the paycheck! Thank you Knowledgehut for giving me the confidence that I could do it. All of you who are not too happy with your present role- there's a whole world of opportunity out there. Take the first step.

Attended Data Science Bootcamp with AI workshop in July 2021

Daiv D Souza Senior Developer

The learning methodology put it all together for me. I ended up attempting projects I’ve never done before and never thought I could. 

Attended Front-End Development Bootcamp workshop in July 2021

Merralee Heiland Software Developer.

KnowledgeHut is a great platform for beginners as well as experienced professionals who want to get into the data science field. Trainers are well experienced and participants are given detailed ideas and concepts.

Attended PMP® Certification workshop in April 2020

Goldina Wei Java Developer

Knowledgehut is the best platform to gather new skills. Customer support here is very responsive. The trainer was very well experienced and helped me in clearing the doubts clearly with examples.

Attended Agile and Scrum workshop in June 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

Program FAQs

This programme is for you if you are a: 

Data Scientist or Senior Data Analyst: If you are comfortable with data wrangling, have implemented statistical or machine learning models in the past, or if you have any prior experience as a working professional. You should also have some experience with R/Python/Scala. 

Statistician: If you received formal education in statistics or mathematics or if you have any prior working experience.  

Data Engineer/Big Data Engineer: If you have any prior experience in creating data pipelines/handling data warehouses and you have created ETL procedures. In addition, you should be familiar with various frameworks and tools like Hadoop and Spark. 

Software Developer: If you have prior experience on creating and deploying software/apps, you are comfortable with object-oriented programming and know C/C++/Java/Python or a similar language. 

The programme will benefit you in different ways depending on your prior experiences: 

Data Scientist or Senior Data Analyst: The programme will familiarise you with the advancements in ML and AI. It will also help you understand the mathematics behind algorithms and how you can modify them to suit your needs so that you can transition to a Senior Data Science or Machine Learning role. 

Statistician/Mathematician: Apart from familiarising you with the advancements in ML and AI, the programme will help you understand how to define a structured approach to solve a business problem, and equip you with the right tools so that you can transition to a Machine Learning or Data Science role. 

Data Engineer/Big Data Engineer: The programme will set up a solid foundation of Statistics, Machine Learning, and AI along with problem-solving skills so that you can solve enterprise-level problems. It will build upon your existing knowledge of various tools to make you a Full-Stack Machine Learning or Data Science professional. 

Software Developer: The programme will help you create a strong foundation of Statistics, Machine Learning, and Business Understanding. It will leverage your existing knowledge of programming and expand the technologies you are familiar with so that you can become a well-rounded Machine Learning professional. 

Eligibility FAQs

You need a Bachelor's Degree preferably in a Mathematical/ Statistical background with 50% (or equivalent). Successful completion of the Executive PGP in Machine Learning and AI from IIITB. 

It is recommended that you have at least one year of work experience in programming/analytics. 

STEP-1- Online Eligibility Test: Fill out an application and take a quick 40 mins online test of 18 questions to assess your aptitude. 

STEP-2- Review and Shortlisting of Suitable Candidates: Our faculty will review all applications considering the educational and professional background of an applicant and review the test scores where applicable. Following this, offer letters will be rolled out so you’re assured a great peer group to learn and network with. 

STEP-3-  Enrollment for Access to Prep Content: Make a quick block payment with assistance from our loan partners where required, receive immediate access to the prep content and begin your upGrad journey.