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Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics)

12 months
Duration
36706 USD/year
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About

The Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics) programme from Hong Kong Baptist University aims at empowering students with knowledge in Finance, FinTech and Financial Analytics, helping them develop the ability to solve finance-related business problems, and nurturing them to better prepare for the fast-growing demand in today’s data-driven economy.

Overview

Key Features

With the rise of disruptive technologies and the new generation of Big Data and FinTech, concepts of money, payments, identity, and security need to be looked at through a new lens -- how can finance professionals respond early and effectively to ride the wave, and take advantage of the new opportunities before it’s too late?

Through lectures, workshops, round-table discussions, case studies and expert sharing from industry practitioners, this inter-disciplinary Finance (FinTech and Financial Analytics) programme from Hong Kong Baptist University taught by both Finance and Information Systems and Business Intelligence faculty, will widen and deepen your understanding of the rapidly changing landscape and the impact of new technologies on traditional finance models. You will be empowered with knowledge in

Get well-prepared for the fast-growing demand of today’s data-driven economy, and develop new insights and perspectives towards emerging technologies and harness them to take the Financial Industry to the next level.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Technology (FinTech) 
  • Machine Learning for Financial Data
  • Corporate Finance
  • Investment Management 
  • Financial Computing with Python and R 
  • Blockchain and Cryptocurrency 
  • Financial Derivatives and Risk Management
  • Cybersecurity, Privacy and RegTech for Finance

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor degree with honours from a recognized university or comparable institution, or a professional qualification deemed to be equivalent.
  • A satisfactory score on the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)/Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is encouraged but not mandatory.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36706 USD/year
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  • National

    36706 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36706 USD per year during 12 months.

HK$288,000

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

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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