UNDERSTAND THE TRENDS TRANSFORMING FINANCE.
Get the skills you need to boost your career.
10 WEEKS · PART TIME · COHORT-BASED · EXPERT-LED COURSE
Programme dates to be announced, register your interest to stay updated.
Why Digital Transformation?
As financial institutions accelerate their transformations they require 1000s of professionals capable of driving change.
Their top priorities are now two fold; firstly, hiring and retaining the right talent, and secondly, accelerating digital transformation.
Today’s landscape is characterised by unfulfilled demand for digital transformation professionals, presenting significant opportunities for those with the right skills.
Digital Transformation requires a very broad set of skills, that goes from an understanding of emerging trends, technology and digital, as well as the ability to create partnerships and influence stakeholders.
With the course, you will:
Learn directly from the industry’s leading innovators
Develop your own transformation strategy while receiving expert mentorship
Understand the best practices of leading digital transformation initiatives
Grow your network within a exclusive, global, cohort environment
Analyse high impact transformation case studies
Certify your knowledge with a digitally sharable diploma of completion
All the skills and knowledge necessary to develop a Digital Transformation Strategy in one program
The Digital Transformation Programme is divided into three main pillars; content driven digital transformation fundamentals sessions with Chris Skinner; Industry Insight sessions where leading practitioners will share about their experience driving transformation projects, allowing learners to interact and learn first-hand; and end to end projects where participants will develop and receive feedback on their own digital transformation strategies.
You will get the chance to learn and directly apply your knowledge on an end-to-end project, to develop innovative solutions and to lead Digital Transformation projects.
You will acquire key capabilities on:
Understand how finance is being transformed, in 10 weeks
The programme will see participants work both through live class with the Senior Lecturer, and during personal study time. Weekly workshops and live sessions will take place to contextualise the theoretical learnings of the remote sessions.
The programme will be shaped around an end-to-end project to complete, where participants choose a Fintech company to base their project on, in order to apply their industry knowledge and make a digital transformation strategy. By the end of the programme, users will have a tangible learning outcome that can be used as their own strategy.
What you’ll do
Analyse the core of banking and digital banking
Understand how is Fintech and the technologies like AI and blockchain are changing banking
Discover how a bank should approach digital transformation and partnership
Discover the big players in banking and Fintech
Learn the core of digital banking, be analytics-driven, develop technical and creative skills. Make your own strategy.
|Week 1 – Introduction to Banking|
|Week 2 – The Revolution of Banking|
|Week 3 – Finance & Technology|
|Week 4 – Successful Case Studies|
|Week 5 – The Role of Technology|
|Week 6 – The Digital Transformation Process|
|Week 7 – Partnerships with Startups|
|Week 8 – The Bank of 2100|
Who you’ll learn from
Learn directly from one of the most influential people in technology, who will share key methodologies, theories, process and tips that he has learned and used through his work experience.
Chris is Chief Executive Officer of the Finanser, a research and media firm focused on Fintech and the future of finance, a non-Executive Director at 11:FS, a best selling author, and regular commentator on BBC News, Sky News, CNBC and Bloomberg.
Chris is on the Advisory Boards of including B-Hive, Bankex, empowr, IoV42, Innovate Finance, Life.SREDA, Moven, Meniga, Pintail, Project Exscudo and the Token Fund.
He has presented alongside many leading world figures including Jack Dorsey, Hillary Clinton, Richard Branson, Meg Whitman, and Bill Gates.
Chris has worked closely with leading banks including HSBC, the Royal Bank of Scotland, Citibank and Société Générale.
- Live, online sessions with one of the top minds in DT
- Weekly guided workshops with Transformational Leaders to contextualise theoretical learnings
- On-demand Fintech 360 course (worth £600) with certification
- Hands on capstone project and ongoing mentorship
- Digital Transformation certification
Most frequent questions and answers about our specialisation
HOW DO I APPLY?
You need fill an application form. The application form is made of background, competency and motivation questions that will allow us to evaluate your profile. Then our team will get in touch within 5 days to confirm next steps. We also encourage you to book a call with one of our programme managers to answer any questions you may have.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE AND DO I NEED TO BE IN A CERTAIN LOCATION?
Anyone can participate regardless their current location. You will receive all the tools and resources you need when you enrol to the course online.
CAN I STILL HAVE A FULL-TIME JOB WHILE PARTICIPATING?
Yes. The programme is part-time and has been designed to allow you to develop your understanding of transformation and innovation in finance alongside your current role.
WHEN WILL I RECEIVE THE APPLICATION RESULT?
Our team will get in touch within 5 days. We review applications on a rolling basis, meaning early applicants are more likely to be accepted.
WILL I RECEIVE A CERTIFICATE AT THE END OF THE PROGRAMME?
Yes. You will receive a digital Digital Transformation programme certificate allowing you to showcase your newly acquired skillset with your network. Upon completion you will also become a part of our exclusive network of alumni network.
HOW MUCH TIME PARTICIPANTS ARE EXPECTED TO DEDICATE TO THE PROGRAMME?
Time can vary a lot but we recommend committing between 4 to 6 hours per week.
Register to stay updated
Due to the interactive, cohort-based nature of the programme applicants interested in joining are required to make an application. Begin by completing your application and our team will be in touch with next steps and on hand to support your admissions process.