Financial Technology

Lead From the Front With a Cutting-edge Specialisation 

Lead from the front with this innovative specialisation – the first of its kind in Australia. 

Financial Technology (FinTech) is a rapidly growing field in finance where technology is used to create, enhance, and sometimes disrupt financial services. Examples include peer-to-peer lending, robo-advice and decentralised finance, such as Bitcoin. UNSW’s FinTech major is the first of its kind in Sydney and Australia.  

By identifying the demands of industry, our FinTech Program sits at the forefront of industry needs, developing highly employable graduates. Over the past few years, this field attracted large specialised industry conferences and dedicated sessions in top academic finance conferences. This major is a great way to get in at the ground floor of this industry. 

Your Career Opportunities 

Specialising in Financial Technology will solidify your skills to take on roles including: 

  • Algorithmic Trader 
  • Business Development Manager 
  • Data Specialist 
  • Entrepreneur 
  • Financial Analyst 
  • Financial Product Manager 
  • Financial Service App Developer 
  • Financial Service Innovator 
  • Fintech Project Manager 
  • Fintech Strategist 
  • Quantitative Analyst 
  • Regulatory Technology Compliance 
  • Robo Advisory 

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