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Financial Technology (FINTECH) MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Technology Financial Management

Course type


Course Summary

The course is designed to enhance the student’s understanding of the rapidly evolving financial markets. This new course combines expertise in finance, computing, risk and behavioural science. It looks at innovative technologies and the disruptive nature of FinTech business models. The programme allows students to focus on different elements such as programming, business analytics, digital marketing, data science, strategy and risk in financial services. With a focus on developing and enhancing your employability skills, there is a range of careers support services on offer during your time here including Professional Development Weeks twice a year, where a festival of skill building activities, training and employer networking takes place. You are encouraged to explore your employment options during studying for your postgraduate qualification and you will have the opportunity to engage with employers through careers fairs, guest speakers and internships.

Different course options

Full time | Manchester Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



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Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Applicants need to have minimum 2.2 UK degree or international equivalent. There are no pre-requisites with regards to subjects studied. Professional experience will also be considered for mature students.

University information

Manchester Metropolitan University is a great modern university located in the global city of Manchester, a city renowned for excellence, innovation, creativity and sport. The University has one of the widest range of postgraduate study options; from part-time to full-time, short courses to continuing professional development, Masters of Arts / Science and longer-term Research and PhD opportunities across many subject areas. Manchester is...more

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