An IBF accredited course valued at SGD 577.90 only now available at up to 95% off!

Course starts: 21 Dec 2020
Application period: 30th Oct 2020 - 30 Nov 2020

Now is the time to radically change the way you comprehend Fintech

The Fintech Foundation is IBF Accredited, hence, Singaporean citizens and PRs can access this course with up to 95% fee subsidy. This puts down its regular price of SGD577.80 to SGD28.89 for a limited time.

Receive guidance and insights from 20+ industry experts from HSBC, Citibank, Ping An Technology, Kabbage and faculty expert from University of Cambridge into the shifting nature of the financial sector and gain a holistic understanding of the technologies set to shape the future of finance.  

CFTE is now a learning community of over 5,000+ people across Singapore including practitioners from top banks like UOB and OCBC Bank. Our learners who have joined our industry-led courses adopted the confidence and skills to grasp opportunities to enhance their career progression. 

Embark on journey and join a thriving learning community of Alumni and Experts in Fintech!

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Course Highlights

Fees Breakdown

Original full course fees SGD 577.80
Enhanced funding support (90%) SGD 520.02
IBF credit (5%) SGD 28.89
Total payable fees SGD 28.89

You can claim remaining amount with your allotted Skillsfuture credit.

*Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 7% GST and subject to review.

**For corporate customers, please write in to for enquiries.

In this course, you will learn to:

  • Gain a contextual understanding of the demand for FinTech in the industry, alongside the modern architecture used in FinTech solutions

  • Critically analyse how traditional incumbents and the financial industry is being disrupted with new innovation and technology.

  • Develop an in-depth understanding with how financial technology can be leveraged in making strategic decisions for your organisation

  • Apply theoretical knowledge in practise through quizzes, assignments, and additional workshops

Global Industry Experts

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“I am extremely pleased to have had the opportunity to attend and complete this exceptional course from CFTE. Best Fintech content, speakers and readings one could squeeze into 8 hours, a MUST DO Course for all that are close to and or follow Fintech!”

General Manager Oman Exchange

Zahid Kalolwala

“Excellent program for a first foundation package. Great industry experts for a better, cheaper and faster training: a true Fintech offer!”

Relationship Manager DBS Bank

Celine Bourban

“The overall program was well structured, practically informative and constructively encouraging, specifically for an entrepreneurial Fintech startup.”

Director of Technology and Innovation/Board Member

Troy Hector

We have over 60,000+ professionals use CFTE to grow their knowledge.


  • Is the FinTech Foundation Course accredited?

    Yes - the FinTech Foundation course is CPD accredited in the UK and IBF Standard Training Scheme (IBF-STS) accredited in Singapore. Thanks to this, Singaporeans and permanent residents can enrol in this course with up to a 95% fee subsidy.

  • Who will be the senior lecturers?

    The FinTech course has been designed by CFTE with the help of 4 senior lecturers who not only have proven to know how to teach but are also practitioners of Fiance 2.0. These are Andrei Kirilenko, Dan Liebau, Huy Nguyen Trieu and Janos Barberis. Each one of them has been involved with FinTech lectures in major universities and draw from their own experience as practitioners to share relevant and up-to-date insights, making the courses engaging, packed with knowledge and up-to-date with the market.

  • How does CFTE's course compare with others in the market?

    At CFTE, we pride ourselves in offering courses for professionals, by professionals and offering a global view – this is how we compare with the market. The FinTech course has been designed to help the majority of people start with the right foundations in FinTech and digital finance. With this objective in mind, this course will provide you with a clear understanding of how technology is impacting finance through an accessible format and with industry experts as senior lecturers. This is done through videos, readings, and insights from CEOs to make the learning experience accessible. You will be able to take the course fully online and at your own pace, so you can be in charge of your proper upskilling. At CFTE, we believe there is an urgent need for all to learn the right skills for a world of digital finance, and we support all initiatives that are supporting the same goal.

  • Who should take The FinTech Foundations Course?

    Anyone who wants to have a solid understanding of FinTech should take this specialisation. If when hearing about FinTech you cannot fully understand the term, how it is affecting finance and the opportunities and threats it is bringing to existing businesses and jobs, this course provides you with the answers you need to succeed in the era of Finance 2.0.

  • Are there any prerequisites for the course?

    There are no strict prerequisites for taking the course. The FinTech Foundation aims to provide anyone interested in finance (in its wider definition) with a general overview of the trends in FinTech and digital finance, with the right balance between content that is easily accessible but that also provides insightful knowledge.

  • What are the next steps after I enrol?

    After you enrol, you will be contacted by Ngee Ann Polytechnic with a confirmation email. As the start date comes, you will receive another email from my.CFTE, the online learning portal. You will also receive a receipt and a welcome message. At that point, you will have access to the introductory module that will give you an overview of the portal and the way to use it. You will then complete the different chapters at your own pace. Once you have completed the course, and successfully passed all the tests, you will receive a Certificate of Completion.

  • I'm interested but I can't commit to this cohort, can I join the next one?

    Yes, you can! Application period renews every 1-2 months. So keep an eye out on our page or talk to us on the chatbox to find out the latest updates!

  • How can I pay for the course?

    Apply via the "enrol now" buttons and sign in with your Singpass ID and password. The fees subsidies for the course are raised to 90% until 31 Dec 2021, and an additional IBF credit of 5% to offset course fees until 31 Dec 2020.