The Financial and Intelligent Technology (FIT) Stream aims to train students in the domains of intelligent business technology, of which financial technology is the most well-known and representative application. Financial and intelligent technology hold the potential to revolutionize traditional business operations and lead to more innovative products, solutions, and processes, which creates value for business and society.
The FIT Stream is offered to applicants with an intermediate IT/IS or Finance/Accounting knowledge (such as completion of fundamental related courses at the undergraduate level or with certain working experience); and aims to complement each student’s skills to a complete set to face challenges in financial and intelligent technology applications. The FIT Stream focuses on developing their capability to integrate intelligent technology with business domain knowledge. By doing so, graduates can excel in careers in managerial, technical, or innovative architect positions in their specialized business domains, such as in finance industry.
Applicants must satisfy the following to be eligible for admission:
Applicants whose entrance qualification is obtained from an institution where the medium of instruction is not English should also fulfill the following minimum English proficiency requirement:
|AC5511 Financial and Management Accounting|
|IS5540 Project Management and Quality Assurance|
|IS5740 Management Support and Business Intelligence Systems|
|IS6400 Business Data Analytics|
|IS6523 Information Systems Infrastructure and Security Management|
|EF5042 Corporate Finance|
|IS5010 Introduction to Financial Technologies|
|IS5238 Business Practice Internship|
|IS5940 Innovation and Technology Entrepreneurship|
|IS5941 Big Data & Social Media Analytics|
|IS6200 Blockchain Technology and Business Applications|
|IS6421 Human-Computer Interaction and Multimedia|
|IS6940C Information Technology Leadership Forum|
|IS5312 Analytical Programming with Python|
|IS5311 JAVA Programming with Business Applications|
|IS5313 Foundations of Information and Electronic Business Systems|
|IS5314 eBusiness System Integration|
|IS5411 Systems Analysis and Design|
|IS5413 Database Management Systems|
|IS5542 Outsourcing and Offshoring Management|
|IS5743 Information Technology Based Business Transformation|
|IS6322 Internet and World-Wide Web Application Development|
|IS6620 Enterprise Architecture|
|IS6640 Information Systems Planning and Strategy|
|IS6912 Information Systems Project|
|IS6921 Knowledge Management|
|IS6930 Management Consulting in Asia|
|Students may also take one elective course offered by the departments within the College of Business including Accountancy, Economics and Finance, Information Systems, Management, Management Sciences, and Marketing as approved by the MSBIS Programme Leader.|
Outstanding local applicants will be offered with a scholarship provided by the Hong Kong Government.
Continuing Education Fund# (CEF): Some courses offered in this programme are eligible for the application Course Description Bonus Features of a subsidy from the CEF.
#CEF is only applicable to Hong Kong residents.