Applicants should have a Polytechnic Diploma or Degree in Information Technology, Business or any other relevant disciplines.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience or supporting evidence of competency readiness.
NTUC Centre, One Marina Boulevard, Singapore 018989
80RR, #08-01, 80 Robinson Road, Singapore 068898
1. Introduction to FinTech
Gain insights into the financial technology revolution and disruption. Understand the innovation and opportunities therein.
2. FinTech Strategy
Learn about the Blue Ocean Strategy and how it can be applied to FinTech to transform business models, improve customer experience, generate insights and drive product-service innovation.
3. Design Thinking in Financial Services
Discover and adopt human-centred design thinking approach.
4. Cloud Computing & Cybersecurity
Learn the fundamentals and essentials of cloud computing and cybersecurity.
5. Big Data and Machine Learning in Finance
Harness the potential of big data and machine learning to compete in today's competitive market.
6. Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies
Learn to leverage blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies to facilitate value exchange instead of just data.
7. Open banking & API
Learn about open banking and understand the strategic opportunities and operational challenges.
The hackathon project is a culmination of the knowledge gained across the different modules in this programme. Participants will form their team and start hacking on their idea. All teams will focus on brainstorming, product development & creating a prototype, before presenting their product to judging panels and receiving feedback.
Guest Lecturers & Speakers
Dr Ernie Teo
Chionh Chye Kit IBFA, FICA
Alvin Wong Kee Choong
David Siah Yang Meng
Chia Hock Lai
60 hours of classroom, lab, online learning and Hackathon
Choose among the 40 mentors to guide you in your hackathon
More than 20 trainers comprising top industry practitioners in FinTech & Blockchain
About FinTech Fundamentals Programme
The Singapore Polytechnic (SP) and the Token Economy Association (TEA SG) have jointly created the 2 month FinTech Fundamentals (FFP) Programme. Through this initiative, we are dedicated in grooming aspiring PMEs into exceptional FinTech & Blockchain leaders in their respective fields of expertise. We are committed to provide continuous engagements, career development platforms and networking opportunities for FFP Programme participants.
The FFP Programme features a stellar line-up of renowned industry practitioners, C-suite leaders and entrepreneurs from locally and internationally grown organisations. Over 500 FinTech professionals will attend our monthly sessions held by esteemed practioners and experts, which aim to train participants in the areas of technical, leadership and soft skills.
Networking opportunities and sharing of experiences by our speakers will also be presented to all participants at every session. The FFP Programme endeavours to equip and certify FinTech professional with the right set of skills required to succeed in the workplace while additionally providing opportunities to expand their network by connecting with fellow practitioners, leaders and entrepreneurs.