Master of Science in Financial Technology


Master of Science in Financial Technology 

 

Program Name

Master of Science in Financial Technology (Full-time)

Program

Features

1. Comprehensive and rigorous curriculum

2. Numerous elective courses to further develop a diverse range of interests

3. High-caliber and well-experienced teaching team

4. State-of-the-art learning facilities and resources

Career

Prospects

Graduates can work in the banking, insurance, financial services, consulting and other related industries; they can engage in research work in government departments and educational and research institutions; or they can continue their studies to pursue a doctoral degree in related fields.

Medium of

Instruction

Chinese / English

Study

Mode

Full time

Length

of Study

Normal 2 years, Maximum 4 years

Details

Please refer to Table 1

 
 
 

 

Table 1 Curriculum for Master of Science in Financial Technology

(Full-time class)

 

Core Subjects

Credits

Introduction to Financial Technology

3

Finance

3

Econometrics

3

Operations Research

3

Python and its Application in Finance

3

Financial Algorithm and Modelling

3

Blockchain Finance

3

Portfolio Management

3

Financial Algorithmic Trading

3

Academic Special Project

1

Thesis

9

Elective Subject

 

International Finance

3

Digital Finance and Regulation

3

Financial Institutions and Risk Management

3

Financial Engineering 3
Financial Big Data Analysis 3
Financial Statement Analysis 3
Behavioral Finance 3
Lease Financing 3
Stochastic Process 3
Artificial Intelligence and Computational Intelligence 3
Machine Learning Algorithms and Applications 3
Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics 3
Advanced Topics in Artificial Intelligence 3
Advanced Topics in Data Science 3

 

Note: Students are required to complete and pass 10 compulsory subjects (28 credits), 3 elective subjects (9 credits), and the thesis (9 credits), and obtain 46 credits in total.

 

Course Brochure (please click here to download)

If you have any inquiries about this course, please call 85902849 or email to fof@cityu.edu.mo. For inquiries about the Admissions Office of City University of Macau, please call 28781698 or email ado@cityu.edu.mo.

 

Admission Criteria:

  1. Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Priority will be given to applicants with prerequisite academic qualifications in finance, accounting, computer, statistics and other related majors.
  2. Applicants are required to take the entrance examination organized by City University of Macau and will be admitted on a merit-based basis.

 

 


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