Master of Science (Artificial Intelligence)
artificial intelligence, ai, MSc, Industry 4.0
KCIC (First year)
Year 1 – 60 ECTS – Chennai Campus
IU (Final year)
Year 2 – 60 ECTS – Bad Honnef / Berlin Campus
M.Sc (Artificial Intelligence)
Online – Anytime
On-campus – up to 4 intakes per year
Post-Study Work in Germany
18 months PSW Visa
EU Blue Card
After UTS, we also provide two year work visa.
Masters in Artificial Intelligence will strive to address the growing demands being placed on the sector by training computing professionals to follow a career either in industry or academia. The course provides opportunities for training and development of the skills required to contribute to the local and global industrial opportunities that AI offers. AI is at the center of Industry 4.0 – The Fourth Industrial Revolution. Many countries, including the UK, US, and Germany, have taken AI as a priority area for research and development.
King’s Cornerstone International College partners with IU International University of Applied Sciences to present an across-the-world academic experience, an opportunity to be a part of the world’s most happening student communities, and a world-class degree. M.Sc in Artificial Intelligence degree is a 24-month study with KCIC and IU, Germany. This qualification is aligned with NEP2020 for progressive awards when learners successfully complete Pre-masters and Masters through the period of study
Learners begin with concepts for Becoming a leading AI specialist of Tomorrow, from their Pre-masters with industry networking, and training, and further progressing to corporate topics and internships with global companies of the corporate world. This Master’s program is a packaged degree, between KCIC and IU, aimed at developing critical thinking, and strategic management for budding AI Specialists to harbor an edge in the international market.Download Brochure
What you will study
Employers value the skills and knowledge that our students bring to the workplace, and many organizations/institutions recognize our qualifications. The validation of working with industry experts is key to structuring M.Sc (Artificial Intelligence) programs to meet industry standards. This ensures our students graduate with the necessary expertise and employability skills that are interoperable with the Technological world and industry while providing the flexibility to land straight into an on-demand occupation.
Kings Cornerstone will deliver core Artificial Intelligence subjects within the first 12 months, then transfer abroad to pursue their remaining 12-month period with IU, Germany. While hosting an active academic community, students are encouraged to participate in Clubs and Societies, with numerous events running around the year. With business hubs around the locale, IU’s campuses are a landmark of industry engagement, and a great base for student stalwarts to make a positive social impact. Courses taught in the two years of the M.Sc are available under Syllabus.
Your syllabus, outlines all the essential information of this course, including topics you will study and related reading materials. This will help you understand how you will be graded, understand assignments, and stay organised.Download
Industry Focused Program
Upon completion of this course, you’ll progress in some of the most attractive fields and industries as we prepare you for a range of Artificial Intelligence-related jobs. Advance your career in a wide range of roles, including information security manager, AI language expert, Framework Architect, Network specialist, incident responder, Interface Engineer, security auditor, software developer, and vulnerability assessor.
Employers value the skills and knowledge that our students bring to the workplace, and many organizations/institutions recognize our qualifications. The validation of working with industry experts is key to structuring M.Sc Artificial Intelligence programs to meet industry standards. This ensures our students graduate with the necessary expertise and employability skills that are interoperable with the business world and industry while providing the flexibility to land straight into an on-demand occupation. Kings Cornerstone and IU will deliver core AI subjects within the first 12 months, then transfer abroad to pursue their remaining 12-month period with IU.
For years, institutions have valued the skills and knowledge of application-based learning that students of IU-based curriculum bring to the world of work. Endorsements were received from well-known companies like BTIIC, CHIC, and other similar innovation centres. Employability skills and competencies for student career success are the key focus for this qualification by delivering learning that is rooted in the real world and developing work-ready graduates with the professional skills and behaviours that represent a professional attitude.
With IU’s involvement in student communities, student members can access webinars, professional courses and interactions with several major companies and NGOs. Core competencies are developed in the programme in a balanced framework of cognitive (knowledge), affective (behaviours) and psychomotor (practical) learning outcomes to encourage a more vocational and practical approach to learning. The final year thesis is designed to include direct involvement of global companies, providing a haven of access and insight into well-known Artificial Intelligence forums.
IU International is accredited and certified with a seal of approval from the German Accreditation Council. All IU study programmes, materials, and services meet high internal and external quality standards, which are regularly reviewed and updated.
IU got top marks from university rating platform QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) for services, technology and commitment to online learning. What’s more is we were the first German university to get 99 out of 100 points on the QS Stars Report.
In the current edition of Germany’s largest study ranking, IU won 6 out of 25 categories in the field of business administration. More than any of 300+ institutions assessed.
We have won multiple awards for our innovative courses, as well as our anytime online examination system. These awards include the 2019 Corporate LiveWire Innovation and Excellence Award, and the 2017 Best of IT Innovation Award by Initiative Mittelstand (SME).
We provide you with innovative learning tools, digital study material, tutorial videos, student advice and support, and forums to exchange with other students. You also have full access to our large online library. Tutors are always available to answer your questions.
Teaching includes learning from tutoring, case study, webinars, guest speakers from the Industry, peer-to-peer discussion, presentations, role play, and assignments (variety of forms including practical and written. Learners will be assessed based on their coursework (Harvard Systems) instead of an exam.
The course is aligned with the internship/apprenticeship framework from year two, learners must collaborate with the industry to align with occupational standards to improve KSBs (Knowledge, Skills, and Behaviour). The industry is at the heart of KCIC & IU’s qualifications. Co-designed with industry, students, and education experts, KCIC & IU’s M.Sc (Artificial Intelligence) provides a real-world experience as well as academic knowledge. Cybersecurity has applications in almost every industry sector including, but not limited to, Defence, Financial Technology, Advanced Manufacturing, Banking, Energy, Civic Society, and Public Policy. Graduates from the course will be well placed to progress into a career across a range of industrial settings in these sectors.
Throughout qualification development and validation, working with industry experts helps to structure our qualifications to meet industry standards. This ensures that students leave with the required expertise and employability skills as identified by business and industry, and with the flexibility to go straight into employment or to continue to a degree.
Access to hands-on learning with cutting-edge ML, AR/VR and Quantum computing technologies is imminent throughout the course period. Groupwork and Individual work with these technologies govern a crucial facet of IU’s student experience.
This is an IU International University of Applied Sciences Degree, delivered in partnership with King’s Cornerstone International College (KCIC). IU is accredited and certified by the German Accreditation Council. The graduating student is conferred with an MSc. in Artificial Intelligence.
All IU study programs, materials, and services meet high internal and external quality standards, which are regularly reviewed and updated. Moreover, IU provides an official Europass Diploma Supplement once a student graduates, to ensure that the degree is recognized across the world.
In the current edition of Germany’s largest study ranking, IU won 6 out of 25 categories in the field of business administration. More than any of the 300+ institutions assessed.IU has won multiple awards for our innovative courses, as well as our anytime online examination system. These awards include the 2019 Corporate LiveWire Innovation and Excellence Award, and 2017 Best of IT Innovation Award by Initiative Mittelstand (SME).
Sample ATHE Award
This is a university-packaged program with an ATHE Award. Learners can complete 90 credits awarded during the first year, prior to transferring to iuBH to complete the remaining modules. The ATHE qualification integrates industry accreditations through the British Computing Society (BCS) and the Institute of Science and Technology (IST).
Using this certificate learners may apply for part-time work in the UK while studying. Under the current revisions from the UK Government, students are eligible to work up to 20 hrs/per week while studying and full time during semester breaks.
This is an optional preference. If students intend to pursue this qualification with their IU degree, registration and academic costs would be incurred. For more information, please contact us via email@example.com
Industry Projects and Case Studies
Learn through real-life industry projects sponsored by top companies across industries.
- 16+ Real-world Case study
- Practical & Assignment based assessments
- Work-integrated learning with Industry partners
- First two years of the program are designed and developed by ATHE, UK
- Get mentored by Industry professionals
Additive Manufacturing Campus
Components Straight From The Printer:
The BMW Group opened its Additive Manufacturing Campus for business. The new facility will be the central hub for production, research and training in 3D printing. The BMW Group is a leader in the field of industrial-scale 3D printing, and already produced and fitted over 300,000 “printed” components last year.
CASE STUDY – Industry 4.0
CASE STUDY – Industry 4.0 Platform Helps Advance Smart Manufacturing Operations Logo Link leading global tool manufacturing company with multiple lines of business and more than 100 factories worldwide lacked visibility into production metrics, such as overall equipment effectiveness (OEE). With machines varying in age and complexity, and two fundamentally different types of facilities, few assets were instrumented with sensors that provided data analytics to management.
Our client knew it had a greenfield opportunity to transition cleanly to digital. Its objective was to create significant value—in the hundreds of millions—in the next five years as it moves from a focus on efficiency improvements to an Industry 4.0 platform that promotes connectivity and digital visualisation.
Case Study – Industry 4.0 Platform
Helps Advance Smart Manufacturing Operations Logo Link leading global tool manufacturing company with multiple lines of business and more than 100 factories worldwide lacked visibility into production metrics, such as overall equipment effectiveness (OEE). With machines varying in age and complexity, and two fundamentally different types of facilities, few assets were instrumented with sensors that provided data analytics to management. Our client knew it had a greenfield opportunity to transition cleanly to digital. Its objective was to create significant value—in the hundreds of millions—in the next five years as it moves from a focus on efficiency improvements to an Industry 4.0 platform that promotes connectivity and digital visualisation.
Case Study – Tesla IOT Car.
Displaying the best Car & Driver reviewer, while keeping their propeller hats on to look at IoT, data, privacy and security, this is a unique look at the most talked about car this century.
The KCIC Advantage
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- Bachelors degree
Preferred Bachelor’s field of study in Computer Science; IT; Business Informatics; Computer Engineering; or any Computer-related field.
Coding language awareness and should have achieved at least 60% in all Mathematics subjects.
CGPA of 6.5 or above, out of 10. If CGPA point scales are different, 65% and above.
- Clear the KCAT – King’s Cornerstone Aptitude Test
The KCAT is our premier standardized test and is required by students seeking admission into our Undergraduate courses*. The test is an online-based proctored exam that assesses your skills in common topics encountered during your senior year (Grade 11 & 12) of school.
*Exemptions are available for students who have cleared the SAT exam. However, this is on a case-by-case basis. To assess your eligibility for exemption, Apply Now immediately!
What's Included in the Fees
- Study and acquire 60 ECTS points for credit with KCIC
- Access to e-learning modules, and IU student access portals
- Transfer paperwork & Assistance Visa & housing support Bank loan guidance & assistance Exam fees
- eBooks & Studio charges Portal access to LMS Software access
Very content with my learning at KCIC, learning two years of my international program here has reduced the cost of study abroad by 60%, and I am excited about my international career.
KCIC offers a different learning environment, unconventional educational methods, with opportunities combined with industrial visits, workshops, and other things, to compete at international level.
I was studying Aeronautical in a traditional college, hearing Cornerstone I shifted from Bangalore and joined here. The foundation year started with direct aerospace units, unlike other colleges.
Frequently Asked Questions
RMIT universities ranks top in employability. RMIT ranks 87th in the world for employability, beating all IIT’s in India on QS employability ranking. The University of Hertfordshire beats Cambridge on the employability ranking. So our students have higher prospects than IIT grads. If people think IIT’s can guarantee career, then RMIT guarantees 86 time higher than IIT Delhi, Mumbai and Madras.
Washington Accord is an International Agreement among bodies responsible for accrediting undergraduate engineering degree programs. India (National Board of Accreditation) has become the permanent signatory member of the Washington accord on 13th June 2014. It recognises the substantial equivalency of courses to study abroad accredited by those bodies and recommends that graduates of programs approved by any of the signatory bodies be accepted by the other authorities as having met the academic requirements for entry to the practice of engineering in the area of their jurisdiction.
Unlike, traditional college, Kings Cornerstone, one of the best colleges for international students delivers the international curriculum developed by the world’s largest education company Pearson, in the UK with a focus on practical training including work integrated learning (WIL) engaging the students with the employer while learning.
Yes, we follow similar teaching methodologies followed in RMIT. You will learn by engaging in the direct application of skills, theories and models. The new RQF (regulated qualification framework) and WIL (work integrated learning) from July 2019 will happen outside the traditional classroom experience and embedded as part of a course.