FinTech – 5 Years Integrated (B.Sc + M.Sc)IT
This 5 yrs. integrated program includes traditional finance and accounting coursework, but also provides an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the theories and evolution of FinTech, data-driven financial modeling, financial data mining and machine learning, financial data analytics, and new innovations in the financial sector, including AI, block chain, cloud computing, machine learning, crowd funding etc.
This program is made for students to make their future ready in the fields of Finance, Accounting, Financial markets and Technologies where technology disruption has started and skilled workforce who are competent in Finance & Technology is the need of the hour. This 5 Yrs. integrated program offers understanding and conceptualization of both finance and technologies so that students can learn new tools and techniques to overcome the problems faced in financial industry by providing a feasible and reliable solution. This become a general future-proof toolkit for working at the intersection of business and technology both inside and outside of finance. This program’s main objective is to nurture financial technologist and entrepreneurs with essential knowledge in both finance and technology for taking up a leading role in innovation and applications of financial technology.
Entire program focus on three layer skill and competency development,
First Layer: Students will learn fundamentals skills required for every banking and finance professionals, the basic understanding of business management and finance as well as the fundamentals of financial application development concept along with accounting skills and management skill.
Second Layer: Students will learn broader range of skills to gain a better understanding of banking procedure, banking instruments, regulatory framework as well as an overall financial system environment. Students will be introduced to the hands on training on the underlying technologies enabling fintech solutions. In addition they will also familiarize themselves with the fundamentals of data mining techniques.
Third Layer: Students will learn about the governance, risk management and compliance of financial technology and concept of empirical applications of Robo advisor and Financial AI will also be target with aims to groom them as a leader in financial technology.
Objective of this program to provide the opportunities to develop into highly competent professionals, who are well equipped Banking, Finance and accountancy but also in other professionals areas required for successful business administration and management along with technical competency on the technology that will transform the delivery of financial services.
Graduates of the FinTech programme will be ideally suited for positions that require strong quantitative and technological skills in the financial services industry. Prospective career opportunities include investment and commercial banking, insurance, asset management, internet finance, government regulatory agencies and FinTech startups.
Important Modules Covered:
- Business Organization and Management
- Business Computing
- Financial Accounting
- Business Economics & Laws
- Financial Market Operations
- IT Programming for FinTech
- Computerized Accountancy
- Financial Planning & Modeling
- Company & Tax Laws
- Financial Econometrics
- Financial & Accounting Reporting & Analysis
- Data Modeling and Visualization in Finance
- Financial Analytics Programming for FinTech
- Banking Technology and Management
- FinTech Primer
- FinTech & Associated Risk
- Risk Management & Cybersecurity
- Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Finance
- Fintech: Block chain, Cryptocurrencies & Smart Contracts
- Data Mining & Predictive Modeling
- Entrepreneurial Finance
- FinTech Governance , Risk Management & Compliance