The only thing permanent is change and this is what we millennials of the 21st century believe in and live by! The biggest changes earlier happened during the industrial revolution and today with Google, we are facing an information revolution – a revolution that lets us innovate provided we are ready to work with technology. Technology is changing everything – the way we shop, eat, order goods, book hotels, travel, study and now banking and investing! The disruptive force of technology is what financial institutions want to harness and use it to their advantage, but unfortunately, we do not have enough trained professionals in the industry.
BSE Institute Ltd (BIL) is a 100% subsidiary of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). The institute is at the centre of the country’s financial capital and is best placed to help students get a close view of the way the industry works.It was started to provide industry relevant skills and knowledge to students and working professionals. The courses and their curriculum are designed in collaboration with the industry in order to groom professionals with skills that are in great demand.
BIL and the University of Mumbai offer a 2years Masters in Financial Technology course. The course is spread over 4 semesters. The major subjects of the course are Financial Technology, Blockchains, Cybersecurity, Big Data, Data Analytics, Business Statistics, Financial Accounting, Markets – Equity, Debt, Derivatives, Commodity, Forex, Cryptocurrencies, Fundamental & Technical Analysis, Investment Banking, Private Equities, Fund Management, etc. Students will also get to intern with a major financial organization during the summer.
Students will be taught by working industry professionals who have decades of years of experience amongst them. They are highly respected and sought after opinion makers of the BFSI industry and teach using techniques that promote maximum student participation and interaction with others. The subjects of the course will be taught using case studies, presentations, industry projects and group discussions.
Mumbai University founded in 1857 is one of the oldest University of India. It has over 5 lakh students studying under it at any point of time. Its alumni are some of the most well-known professionals of the industry and support the university in developing the courses and curriculum.
Mumbai University offers a Master’s 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.