12 months
28000 GBP/year
13800 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Recent development in big data, artificial intelligence, blockchain technology, and machine learning have fundamentally shifted the way in which financial institutions operate, innovate, strategise, and compete, allowing more financial transactions to be conducted online. University of Nottingham offers the Financial Technology programme.


Key facts

In addition, University of Nottingham Financial Technology (FinTech) start-ups are dealing with a range of consumer financial services, including mobile payments, (peer-to-peer) lending, and financial advice in the investment industry (robo-advisers).

Driven by this emerging trend, the demand for hybrid experts in both finance and technology has drastically increased. Our MSc Financial Technology provides progressive learning towards the frontiers of knowledge in finance, information technology, and how the two intertwine.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Markets and Instruments
  • Programming for FinTech
  • Quantitative Research Methods for Finance and Investment
  • Data Analytics and Machine Learning in FinTech
  • FinTech Regulation and Data Protection
  • Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 (or international equivalent) in economics, finance, accounting, business/management, computer science, maths, or engineering

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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