National College of Ireland


Course Name Fintech
Course Provider National College of Ireland
Course Code 93869 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Evening, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2018
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Duration Part-time Schedule
Indicative Schedule Two evenings per week, 18.00 - 22.00 and some Saturdays

Duration 2 years; 4 semesters with a final research project

Full-time Schedule
Indicative Schedule Students need to be available 09.00-18.00 Mon – Fri. (Class days and times vary)

Duration 1 year; 2 semesters and a final research project
Course Fee Part-time
€4,475 per annum €8,950 total fee (Fees revised annually)

€6,500 total fee (Fees revised annually)
Entry Requirements

Expand+A level 8 degree (2.2 award) or its equivalent in one or more of the following domains: computing science, finance, business or economics. Cognate disciplines will also be considered. Note that applicants lacking both a clear financial and technology...

Comment Location: IFSC Campus
Course Content

Expand+Finance, stereotypically is seen as a highly regulated industry dominated by banks that resist disruption and change. However, finance is now riding an entrepreneurial wave due to an influx of highly available and powerful computing resources and ele...

Subjects Taught Year 1-2
• Financial Markets
• Data Analytics
• Data Governance and Compliance
• Information Assurance and Cybersecurity
• Financial Analytics
• Blockchain Technologies
• Contemporary Topics in Fintech
• Digital Forensics and Auditing - Elective
• Crowd Markets - Elective
• Entrepreneurship in Fintech
• Research Project
Careers or Further Progression Students who successfully complete this course may progress to a major award at level 10 on the NFQ.
Further Enquiries For Further Information Contact:
The Admissions Team
Telephone: 1850 221 721
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