12 months
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59155 EUR/year
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About

The University of Hong Kong's Master of Finance in Financial Technology (MFFinTech) Programme aims to prepare students for a career in the ever-changing world of finance – a world fueled by constant technological advancements and innovations.

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Overview

Through the The University of Hong Kong 's courses, Financial Technology students will gain essential knowledge and skills in finance, FinTech, and digitalisation necessary for navigating the changing landscape of the finance industry. Not only should students have a strong understanding of finance and technology in the digital age, but also a well-balanced critical awareness of ethical and regulatory constraints and knowledge of the hottest industry trends. 

Learning outcomes

Business opportunities generated by “big data” in finance and insurance, along with other emerging digital technologies including blockchain, AI and cloud computing will be explored in detail. Graduates are expected to be technologically adept and business savvy individuals who can offer innovative solutions to finance-related industries. 

Medium and Course Assessment

The programme will be taught in English. 

Assessment of each course may include assignments, mid-term examinations, project papers, and course work, as well as a final examination, which is normally held at the end of each course, unless otherwise specified.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Corporate finance and asset valuation
  • Investment analysis and portfolio management
  • Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
  • Regulation of financial markets
  • Machine learning and artificial intelligence in finance
  • Quantitative trading

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

75 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a recognised degree or equivalent;
  • Obtain statements from two referees, regarding his/her suitability for the Programme; and
  • Obtain a TOEFL/IELTS* score if you are not from an English-medium university. 
  • GMAT/GRE scores are not required, but a good GMAT/GRE score will be favorably considered and can be helpful for marginal cases.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    59155 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59155 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    59155 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59155 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

HK$420,000

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

We offer merit-based scholarships to new students at the time of admission. The amount of each scholarship is subject to the performance of the candidate. All eligible candidates will automatically be considered and no separate application for the scholarship is required. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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