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Fintech Disruption for the Future of Finance Programme

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Overview

The confluence of internet-based technology and big data has proven a boon to fruitful innovations in financial services, a sector that touches on the lives of just about everybody. This programme aims to explore FinTech from an economic, technical, regulatory perspective and discover the impact of breakthrough technology such as AI, blockchain, and cloud computing to the existing practices of the banking and finance industry. The participants will also have a comprehensive understanding about tech-enabled services, including e-payment, electronic data interchange, wireless hand-held inventory unit, Point-of-sale (POS) and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems.


Topics Covered


At the end of the course, participants would be able to gain insights into:

  • Visualisation of the FinTech Landscape
  • Deep Dive into the Dynamic Banking Industry
  • Fundamentals of Banking Innovation
  • The Evolution of Money and Payments
  • Innovation and Disruption in Financial Markets
  • Rethinking Credit, Lending and Funding
  • Banking Infrastructure and Rise of RegTech
  • Forging ahead in FinTech Innovation

*NTC reserves the right to reserves the right to make changes to the above programme schedule according to the circumstances at any particular time.​


Who should attend?

Bank executives, professionals, managers, entrepreneurs, or anyone who desires to gain a deeper understanding of FinTech innovation.


Programme Fee & Schedule


Full Programme Fee: S$5,880 (w/o GST)

Programme Dates: 20-21 May 2021, 27-28 May 2021, 03-04 June 2021 (Every Thursday and Friday)

Programme Timing: 9am - 5pm (Break time: 12pm - 2pm)

Teaching Mode: synchronous e-learning (NTULearn + ZOOM)​


Fees & Funding


1.   SkillsFuture Series

Funding Type

Subsidy

Criteria

Cost Breakdown

Base Grant

70%
(Capped at ​$13,000)

Singaporean / Singaporean PR Age 21 & Above

Course Fee: $5,880 - $4,116 = $1,764
GST: $123.48
Full Fee Payable: $1887
.48

Mid-Career
Enhanced Subsidy
(MCES)

90%
(Capped at $13,000)

Singaporea​​n ​Age 40 & Above

Course Fee: $5,880 - $5,292 = $588.00
GST: $123.48
Full Fee Payable: $711
.48

Enhanced Training Support
For SMEs (ETSS)

90%
(Capped at $13,000)

Singaporean / Singaporean PR who is SME* Sponsored 

*Small and medium-sized enterprises

Course Fee: $5,880 - $5,292 = $588.00
GST: $123.48
Full Fee Payable: $711
.48

 

2.   SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above may use their SkillsFuture Credits (up to S$500) to pay for the course fees. The credits may be used on top of existing course fee funding. This is only applicable to self-sponsored participants. Applications via 
MySkillsFuture.sg must be made within 60 days before course commencement. 

From 1 April 2020, a one-off 
SkillsFuture Credit top-up of $500 will be provided to every Singapore Citizens aged 25 years and above as at 31 December 2020. This top-up will expire on 31 December 2025. Eligible Singaporeans can now start using their one-off credit top-up to offset the full fee payable.

3.   Absentee Payroll
Companies who sponsor their employees for the course may apply for Absentee Pa​yroll via the SkillsConnect system. For more information, please visit SkillsConnect

4.   NTU Alumni Course Credit
From 1 July 2019, NTU alumni may utilise their course credits of S$1,600.00 to co-pay up to 50% of the nett fee (exclusive of prevailing GST) payable for courses with starting date from 1 July 2019 onwards. There will be no administrative fee involved for the use of NTU Alumni Course Credits on courses with starting date from 1 July 2019 onwards. For more information, please visit 
here

5.   SEP Training Allowance

Leveraging the Government’s Self-Employed Person (SEP) Support Scheme and co-funded by the Government and NTUC, the NTUC Training Fund (SEPs) now allows SEPs to earn as they train.  It also aims to support SEPs in deepening and/or acquiring new competencies during this lull period, in preparation for when the economy picks up and new opportunities arise. For details, please click HERE​.


Course Assessment

Online assessments and evaluations will be conducted at the end of the course.​ Participants taking the SkillsFuture grant must comply with the following requirements to be awarded with the grant:

  1. Achieving minimum attendance (75% of the total module hours)
  2. Completion and pass the programme assessments

Participants who have fulfilled the requirements will receive the programme certificate upon completion.


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*Updated on 17 March 2021 

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