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Financial Technology (FinTech)

Manchester Metropolitan University

12 months
16500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Financial Technology (FinTech) course from Manchester Metropolitan University combines our expertise in finance, computing, risk and behavioural science. You’ll look at innovative technologies and the disruptive nature of FinTech business models.

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FinTech (financial technology) is disrupting and reshaping commerce. The term is applied anywhere technology is used to help companies manage the financial aspects of a business. It includes new software and applications, processes and business models.


The demand for FinTech is growing rapidly. Recent research shows employers need graduates with programming, data analytics and finance skills.

Financial Technology (FinTech)  graduates from  Manchester Metropolitan University  use their skills and FinTech expertise in the financial services sector, either with innovative ‘disruptive’ technology companies and start-ups or within large banking institutions.

The Faculty of Business and Law’s Careers and Employability service is here to support you during your time here and up to three years after you graduate. They can help with everything from writing your CV to preparing for an interview.

To get ready for life as a graduate, you’ll also have the opportunity to build connections with employers through careers fairs, guest speakers and internships.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Innovations in Technology
  • Financial Strategy, Regulation and Avoidance of Business Failure. 
  • Applied Blockchain Technology
  • Business Model Innovation & Fintech
  • Behavioural Science for Management
  • Finance for Managers
  • Business Analytics
  • Strategy for Digital
  • Data Science and Machine Learning
  • Exploratory Programming
  • Global Strategic Innovation
  • Risk Management in Financial Institutions
  • Quantitative Modelling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2.2 UK degree or international equivalent. There are no pre-requisites with regards to subjects studied.  
  • Professional experience will also be considered for mature students.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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