Major financial institutions and banks are worried about the direction that retail banking, payment solutions and every other financial facility that is used on a major scale. They are worried as startups are able to use technology that can bypass them to provide services to the masses at a fraction of the cost offered by them. Most importantly, these services are easy to use and sign up to, with very little documentation and procedure. In order to support the financial industry, startups and banks, Governments across the World are setting up hubs to promote these services. The challenge that many students face is how does one enter these industries. With BSE Institute Ltd (BIL), you can now do this easily.
BIL and Mumbai University, now jointly offer a 2 year Masters in Financial Technology. The course is divided into 4 semesters and is open for all students who have completed their graduation. Students will have to clear a written test and a GD PI round to secure admissions.
Students who successfully complete this course will be competent in handling all financial operations and management level work that an MBA would be expected to do. In addition to this, students will also be fluent in managing all Financial Technology related operations like Blockchains, Cryptocurrencies, Algorithmic Trading, etc.
Student will be taught by working industry professionals who have at least a decade of work experience under their belt and are highly sought after finance professionals. They are opinion makers who are regularly quoted in media and are placed at senior echleons of the BFSI sector. Students are taught using case studies, group discussions, presentations that are developed on the basis of recent business problems. This promotes an interactive atmosphere in classrooms and builds a proactive nature and a critical thinking ability, both of which are very important for the BFSI industry.
The main subjects of the course are 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. Students will also get to train under some of the best industry professionals working at major financial institutions. This is a golden opportunity for students to display their competence and land a lucrative pre-placement offer.
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.
BSE Institute Ltd (BIL) is a 100% subsidiary of the Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd (BSE) offers a variety of courses related to Financial Markets and the BFSI sector. Through BIL, BSE aims to promote learning and development in the field of Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI). It aims to be the platform of choice for working executives, the industry and students to gain the appropriate knowledge and skills for them to identify market opportunities and grow. It has the distinct advantage of being at the centre of the Indian subcontinent’s financial capital and thus take advantage of its position to support the industry and the community at large.
BIL offers multiple short term & long term courses for students who wish to build their careers in the BFSI sector. Its courses are recognized internationally in Canada, UK, Germany, Australia & New Zealand. It has won multiple accolades for the outstanding training and education provided to students.
Mumbai University offers a Masters degree after completing the 2 year course in Financial Technology. Students will be offered placement assistance on completing the course. Click here to know more about the course.