Top MBA Course in Financial Technology - Highest salary offered to graduates - India’s Best Fintech University - Nuovos
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With a rising demand in the global FinTech market, the Financial Services industry is currently witnessing a huge transformation driven by innovative technologies such as Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Internet of Things and Mobile Computing. There is a huge demand for people with the right skill sets and understanding of how these emerging technologies can be applied in the financial services industry.

India’s fintech sector is expected to grow with a CAGR of 22% over the next five years. At present, it is the third-largest fintech ecosystem in the world, with over 10,000 quality jobs available in various start-ups. India’s economy, which has traditionally been cash-driven is responding well to the burgeoning fintech opportunity. India has the highest Fintech adoption rate of 87 per cent as opposed to the global average rate of 64 per cent, which shows that India is a prime destination for digital payments and activities.

The MBA in FinTech provides non-specialist recent graduates and working professionals with practical entry points into the fast growing but challenging field of financial technology-related finance. The focus of the program is on developing quantitative-based understanding of various areas of FinTech industries. The program will nurture the insights necessary and the intuitive business judgement companies are looking for in the FinTech sector where we can see immense growth and huge number of opportunities with technological advancement.

Program Highlights

Gain competence and maturity in the analysis and practical assessment of FinTech problems, combining an effective use of relevant quantitative models with sensible pragmatic judgements of the specific demands of the situation.

The aim of the MBA in Financial Technology is to enable students to: Develop a critical understanding of the key concepts of finance and how these apply to specific financial and economic problems.

Build up good practical knowledge about institutional details and empirical regularities in key financial technology.

Gain a solid grounding in the quantitative tools of FinTech.

Become proficient in the use of financial modelling and simulation tools in a wide variety of financial circumstances, and gain experience in making software models reliable.

Develop a range of skills and mental attitudes that allows them to make an effective entrance into further on-the-job training in a professional finance work environment.

Become effective communicators of complex financial findings.

Candidates having 50% or above aggregate in all semesters of UG. Students who are writing their final semester examinations for the current academic year are also eligible. The following entrance tests will be accepted: ADYPU – NUOVOS PGAT (PG admission test for MBA), MAT -2021/22, CAT/XAT/SNAP 2021, NMAT 2022, CMAT 2022, ATMA 2022, GMAT/GRE – 2021/22

Semester Module Title
1 Ethics and Corporate Governance
Principles of Finance and Banking
Managerial Economics with introduction to strategy
Financial Modelling
Personal & Professional Development

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2 Risk Management
Private Equity, Venture Capital & Valuation of Companies
FinTech Business Model
Data Analytics & Machine Learning in Finance
Professional Development

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3 Behavioural Finance
Python Programming
Cryptocurrencies: from Blockchain to stable coins
Security Analysis
Professional & Personal Development

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4 Dissertation
Regulatory Trends in Fintech: decentralised finance and Govcoins
Choice of one elective from a list below:

1. Game Theory

2. Derivatives
3. Insurance

4. Islamic Finance

We will attempt to balance five basic elements of education:

  • Giving knowledge and facilitating understanding
  • Theory and application
  • Helping and challenging students
  • Maintaining rigor and encouraging creative experimentation
  • Respecting and supporting a wide diversity of student needs while maintaining balance and fairness
  • Step 1: Submit the online application form with all relevant enclosures and application fee
  • Step 2: Verification of the submitted application
  • Step 3: Eligible candidates will appear for the entrance exam ADYPU NUOVOS PGAT (Post Graduate Aptitude Test), if applicable
  • Step 4: Shortlisted candidates will undergo a round of interviews basis their entrance exam scores for ADYPU – NUOVOS PGAT (PG admission test for MBA), MAT -2021/22, CAT/XAT/SNAP 2021, NMAT 2022, CMAT 2022, ATMA 2022, GMAT/GRE – 2021/22
  • Step 5: Shortlisted candidates will receive an admission offer letter
  • Step 6: Confirm your seat by paying fees & start with pre-course reading
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Fee Structure and Schedule of Fee Payment

Fee Details Amount (in INR)
Registration 50,000/-
1st Semester 1,50,000/-
Rest of the Semesters 2,00,000/- per semester
Total Fee 8,00,000/-
Program faculty

NUOVOS is home to many skilled professors that specialize in various fields. For this program following faculty members will be joining you:

Dr Piotr Konwicki

Program Leader- Fintech

Zahid Akhtar

Assistant Professor, Department of Network and Computer Security, State University of New York Polytechnic Institute, USA