One of the biggest reality checks that most MBA graduates get is after completing their education. Their inability to get a job that paid them better than their pre-MBA job is when reality sinks in. The fact is that there are too many colleges which offer an MBA that is not upto the requirements of the industry. This dilutes the values of the MBA and the student who has pursued it. Therefore, it is extremely important to choose a good college and a good course. Financial technology is in its nascent stages in the world, but it has still had a strong impact on financial markets and banking networks. The impact has been strong enough to make banks invest billions of dollars in this technology. The challenge here is banks are not able to hire the right kind of talent that they need for building this infrastructure. This is exactly why this industry promises to be a promising one for all aspiring finance professionals.

BSE Institute Ltd (BIL) was founded by BSE Ltd with the goal of bridging the gap between the skill set the industry expects from graduates/ students/ professionals and the courses that teach these skills. BIL offers multiple short term and long term courses for students and working professionals who are interested in building a career in the financial world. BIL has been guiding students and supporting the BFSI sector in this manner for the last decade. BIL courses are highly sought after as they are taught only by working professionals who are placed at senior positions in the industry.

BSE Institute Ltd (BIL) and Mumbai University jointly offer a 2 year Masters in Financial Technology. The course has been designed to give students a sound theoretical and practical understanding of the fintech and the overall financial world. 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. Candidates will get to learn mainly from case studies that are built to help students start thinking like industry professionals. They will also get to intern with a major global financial institution, where they get to use the knowledge and skills that they have learnt by working on a live project. This is one sureshot way to close a pre-placement offer.

The course is consists of subjects 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.

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 prestigious 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.