It's undeniable that FinTech has taken the financial industry by storm. The traditional world of banking and finance has been transformed with the emergence of new technology and the development of new, faster, cheaper and more efficient ways of conducting business. Shape the future of financial services with a degree in FinTech and Data Analytics. This exciting course draws together knowledge of computer science with finance, building your computer literacy skills from the ground up. You’ll master industry standard software such as Python, R and MATLAB, whilst developing your understanding of the theoretical frameworks upon which FinTech and data analytics are based. You will be introduced to blockchain technology, cloud computing systems and machine learning, and gain hands-on financial analysis experience in our state-of-the-art Bloomberg Financial Markets Suite, enhancing your professional and enterprise skills through learning with real-world experiences and simulations. As well as a firm grounding in financial technology and data analytics, you’ll be able to study a wide variety of specialist modules, such as Big Data Management, Cryptocurrencies, Entrepreneurship and RegTech. With the City of London's global financial institutions on our doorstep, you’ll begin building your professional network from day one. You’ll also attend guest lectures from industry professionals, broadening your knowledge of contemporary issues faced by the financial services sector. Between your second and third year of study, you'll also have the opportunity to spend a year in industry applying your knowledge in a real-work environment or gain international experience with a year studying abroad.
How to apply
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
We also welcome applications from students who are taking a combination of qualifications listed above. For further information, please contact Course Enquiries.
English language requirements
|6.0 overall with a minimum 5.5 in each component
University of Westminster English Language Requirements
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Fees and funding