Everyday we hear news about the soaring value of Bitcoins, importance of cryptocurrency, fintech, etc. but very rarely do we pause to see what it truly is! FinTech is one of the fastest growing industries in the World, which is attracting billions of Dollars of investments. Countries all around the World are setting up special regulatory environments for FinTech companies & startups in order to ensure that they can function with minimum Govt intervention. The disruptive nature of the industry is causing people to sit up & take notice.

BSE Institute Ltd (BIL) and Mumbai University jointly offer a 2 year Masters in Financial Technology. The course is designed to equip students with a sound understanding of Banking, Financial Services, Insurance and Global Markets with a focus on the way technology is disrupting the traditional way of doing business. The course concentrates on major financial theories and concepts a student is expected to know after his MBA/ Masters in Finance coupled with the contemporary way of doing business.

Students will be taught by working professionals who are placed at senior positions in the industry and have decades of work experience in the BFSI sector. Students are taught using a blended teaching technique that lays an emphasis on interactive sessions and self learning. Students are taught using case studies based on recent business problems, group discussions, business presentations, etc. Students will also get to intern with a major financial corporation where they get to display the knowledge and skills learnt and contribute to a live project.

The course is designed around subject like Financial Accounting, Business Statistics, Data Analysis and Interpretation, Principles of Financial Management, Peer to Peer networks, Blockchains, Digital currencies, Insuretech, Derivatives, Fund Management, Robo Advisors, Algorithmic Trading, Banking Technology & Operations, Cybersecurity applications and entrepreneurship management.

BSE Institute LTD (BIL) is a 100% subsidiary of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and has over a decade’s experience in providing training to students and working professionals in the field of Insurance, Banking and Finance. BIL offers multiple short term and long term courses for beginning their career or moving up the corporate ladder. BIL has won multiple education awards nationally and globally for the high quality of education and training provided by it. BIL courses are recognized globally in countries like UK, Germany, Australia, Canada, New Zeland, etc. This gives students an opportunityto visit these countries under student exchange programs.

Mumbai University was founded in 1857 and has over 5 lakh students on its rolls at any point of time. It is one of the oldest, largest and the most prestigoius learning institutions of India. Due to its illustrious legacy, it counts on its millions of alumni, many of whom lead illustrious organizations and industries, for designing its curriculum and guiding students.

Mumbai University offers a degree on successful completion of the course. Students will be provided with placement assistance at the end of the course. Click here to know more about the course.