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Financial Technology (FinTech)

Nanyang Technological University

12 months
Duration
41860 USD/year
26398 USD/year
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About

Financial Technology (FinTech) refers to a cluster of emerging innovations that have the potential to revolutionize the nature of the finance industry, enhancing the productivity of financial firms by employing data science and cyber technologies. Financial Technology (FinTech) is offered at Nanyang Technological University.

Overview

Global investment in FinTech has been so active in recent years that the Monetary Authority of Singapore has launched an initiative, the FinTech and Innovation Group, and pledged to spend S$225 million to develop the FinTech sector in Singapore.

Key facts:

Financial Technology (FinTech) is offered at Nanyang Technological University. The curriculum is built upon data science, artificial intelligence, and information technology to provide students with the FinTech skills necessary for navigating the changing landscape of the finance industry. A strong emphasis is placed on the in-depth mastery of disruptive technologies in finance, including financial automation (e.g. robo-advisors) and financial cryptography (e.g. blockchain technology).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • FinTech Ecosystem and Innovations 
  • Principles of Finance and Risk Management 
  •  Algorithmic Trading and Robo-Advisors 
  • Blockchain Systems I: Concepts and Principles 
  • Python Programming
  •  Python for Data Analysis

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good Bachelor's Degree in a relevant programme, e.g. quantitative majors, business, etc.
  • A good GRE or GMAT score is preferred but not required.
  • A minimum of two years of relevant working experience is preferred but not required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41860 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26398 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26398 USD per year during 12 months.
  • 35,000 - national 
  • 55,500 - international 

Living costs for Singapore

1878 - 3880 SGD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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