International Study Centre

New Pre-Masters Programme in Fintech available

Posted 27 November 2020
Smiling student stands outside Sussex Business School

We are very excited to announce a brand new Pre-Masters Programme pathway in Fintech will soon be available to study at the University of Sussex International Study Centre.

This is a two-semester only course, available within the Business, Media and Social Sciences Pre-Masters Programme, with an initial intake in September 2021. Upon successful completion of this course, you will have the opportunity to begin studying MSc Fintech, Risk and Investment Analysis at the University of Sussex in September 2022.

What is Fintech?

Fintech, an abbreviation of “financial technology”, is an emerging industry that aims to improve the financial industry with the implication of modern technology. Examples of this include online-only banks, crowdfunding websites and mobile payment software.

What will you learn on the course?

On this programme, you will be taught an exciting blend of computing and business modules, as well as research skills and CareerAhead. After progressing from the International Study Centre, you will have gained the skills needed for your future success at Sussex and in your career in Fintech.

The University of Sussex Business School

The University of Sussex Business School is highly ranked within the UK - top 10 for Business and Economics (Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2021), 5th in the UK for graduate prospects in Accounting and Finance (The Complete University Guide 2021) and is EQUIS and AMBA accredited. Students who successfully complete their Pre-Masters Programme will progress to become a part of this innovative and forward-thinking school.

Additionally, the Business School is ranked among the UK’s top 5 for International Outlook (The Times Higher Education World University Ranking by Subject 2021), meaning that you will be joining a multicultural community, taught by academics experienced in delivering lectures to a diverse audience, if you study Fintech at Sussex.

If you would like to learn more about this course and the academic support we offer international students, you can read more about our Pre-Masters Programme in Business, Media and Social Sciences.

Find out more about starting your studies or check the latest COVID-19 information.