Business in Finance & Technology - FinTech

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Business in Finance & Technology - FinTech
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY_BFINT_G
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Galway Mayo Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Qualification Letters H.Dip
Application Date Application Deadline - 14 September.
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Duration 1 year, full-time
2 years, part-time
Course Fee EU Fees: €3,000.00
Non-EU Fees: €10,000.00
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Level 8 Honours Degree in Business/Finance/Economics/Mathematics or Computing or in a related discipline with at least 30 credits in Business, Finance, Economics, Mathematics or Computing, minimum second class honours (2.2).

If you don’t have an honours degree but have relevant experience you may also be eligible to apply via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Course Content

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Our Higher Diploma in Business in Finance & Technology is a conversion course into the Financial Services Industry - a one year, full-time and two year, part-time course designed to equip you with the core knowledge, skills an...

Subjects Taught What will I study?
Semester 1
• The Financial Services Industry (M)
• Debt (M)
• Project Management (M)

Semester 2
• Equity (M)
• Financial Systems Analysis (M)
• Software Engineering for FinTech (M)
• Work Based Learning (E1)
• Applied Project (E2)

(M) = Mandatory, (E) = Elective
Careers or Further Progression Follow-on Courses
Follow up programmes elsewhere include:
• Masters and Doctoral degrees in institutes and universities at home and abroad.

Career Pathways
The main employers are:
• FinTech
• Payments
• Asset Management
• Trading
• Insurance
• Banking
Further Enquiries Further Information
Contact
Patricia Doherty
Head of Department
Email: Patricia.Doherty@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6202
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