You may be eligible for a subsidy - get up to 90% off

Join the AI revolution!

Get a 360-degree view of Artificial Intellgence in Finance and be the one leading the way

Course Date: 15th November 2021 – 15th February 2022

Application Deadline: 31st October 2021

AI in Finance Specialisation is CFTE’s programme designed for finance professionals to get a comprehensive understanding of how to acquire the right foundations to be part of the AI revolution in Finance.

AI has taken the world by storm and it will continue to do so at an exponential rate as new business models rise and new innovative technologies emerge. It is the radical and rapid elements of AI that make its application in the finance industry so appealing to consumers as well as key players. Those who firmly grasp the opportunities and challenges of AI in Finance will be the ones that dominate the Finance industry the next decade. If you want to position yourself ahead of others in this transforming industry, then enroll into our Specialisation now!

With this AI in Finance online specialisation, you will:

Apply as a Singaporean Citizen or PR

This programme has been accredited under the SkillsFuture Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications, which provides course fee subsidies to eligible company-sponsored individuals and self-sponsored individuals.

Course fee is payable upon acceptance and it is inclusive of 7% GST. For enhanced training support, enter SME in the promo code during course application. With your SkillsFuture credit, this puts down it’s regular price of SGD 963.00 to SGD 108.90 for citizens above age 40, and SGD 288.90 below. Those with SME promo code, prices will also be subsidised to SGD 108.90.

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40 years old and above

108.00 SGD
  • Original full course fees - 963.00
  • 855.00 (SkillsFuture credit)
  • Total payable fees - 108.00

39 years old and below

288.90 SGD
  • Original full course fees - 963.00
  • 674.10 (SkillsFuture credit)
  • Total payable fees - 288.90

Not a Singaporean citizen or permanent resident? Enroll here

Course Schedule

Course Date: 04 October 2021 – 03 April 2022
Application Period: 24 August – 12 September 2021

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Please note that you would need to begin your learning within one week of onboarding in order to benefit fully from the subsidy, otherwise you will be required to make a full payment for the Specialisation.

This specialisation is taught by Innovators. Fortune500 Leaders. Scientists. Technology experts. Researchers. AI experts.

Huy Nguyen Trieu


Ayesha Khanna

Founder & CEO

Philip Watson

Head of the Global Investment Lab & CIO

Stephan Murer

Former Global CTO

Jon Ng

General Manager, Technology & Innovation

Winnie Cheng

Director of the AI Lab

Jean-Philippe Desbiolles

Global VP for Data, Cognitive & AI

Shameek Kundu

Head of Financial Services & Chief Strategy Officer

Siew Kai Choy

Director & Board Member

Ramneek Gupta

Founder & Managing Partner

David Hardoon

Senior Advisor for Data & AI

Frank Chen

Senior Software Engineer

Rand Hindi

Chief Executive Officer

Marcin Detyniecki

Head of Research & Development, Group Chief Data Scientist

Janet Yuen

Global Head of Conversational Banking

Gurjeet Singh

Founder & CEO

Cao Yang

Research Director

Erkin Adylov

CEO & Founder

Diane Nolan

Managing Director

Catherine Havasi

Co-Founder and Board Advisor

Martin Markiewicz

Co-founder & CEO

Anant Bhardwaj

Founder & CEO

Shonali Krishnaswamy

Chief Technology Officer

Ned Philips

Founder & CEO

Specialisation Curriculum

Foundations of AI in Finance

Applications and Trends

AI in Finance 101: Machines are evolving, so shall you

In this course, you’ll learn the fundamentals of what AI is and how it is impacting industries both inside and outside of finance. You’ll explore the most recent trends and future trajectory of AI and discover who is driving the application of new, cutting edge technologies in machine learning and deep learning.

AI Technologies

Machine learning techniques, NLP and recommendation engines

Learn about the machines that are increasingly adapting to be like you

In this course, you'll learn about the fundamental differences between AI, machine learning and deep learning. You'll discover the numerous steps needed to build an AI system and explore key applications and how they apply to finance.

Implementing AI in an Enterprise

Technologies, skill sets and regulation

Make strategic and ethical AI integrations in your organisation

In this course, you'll learn a strategic framework for AI implementation and discover the numerous infrastructure requirements to implement AI technologies. You'll also investigate the role of people in an AI-enabled world and develop an awareness for the ethical implementation of AI.

Applications of AI in Finance

Wealth and Asset Management, Insurance, Customer Service, Credit Scoring, Fraud Detection and more

Deep-dive into AI's functions in Finance

In this course, you'll learn how AI is being applied in the two key areas of wealth and asset management and insurance. You'll discover how AI is disrupting key functions of the finance value chain, including Customer service, automation, credit scoring and fraud detection.

Designed for your learning goals

Start on 15th November 2021

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Finish in 3 months

Allocate 4 hours per week.

Shareable Certificate

Let your professional network know about your new skills and find more career opportunities.

What our Alumni say about the Specialisation

The content was really relevant. I really liked that it gave a lot of examples on how AI can be applied in the industry, the companies that are successful implementing AI as well as high level view on what AI is really about.
Magdalene Loh, Senior Vice President and Head of Innovation at Prudential Singapore
Since I finished the course, I raised suggestions to my team to integrate different technologies and AI in the different parts of the organisation
Goh Theng Kiat, Customer Success Officer at Prudential Singapore

Why learn at CFTE?

Online & Self-paced

Learn whenever. Learn wherever. Your learning track is flexible to your goals.

Global View

Our courses offer a 360 view on the topic, focused on what matters.


Our courses are curated by 200+ finance experts who know what skills you must learn.

Make your organisation AI-ready

A specialisation designed for the industry, by the industry.

40 years old and above

108.00 SGD
  • Original full course fees - 963.00
  • 855.00 (SkillsFuture credit)
  • Total payable fees - 108.00

39 years old and below

288.90 SGD
  • Original full course fees - 963.00
  • 674.10 (SkillsFuture credit)
  • Total payable fees - 288.90

Not a Singaporean citizen or a permanent resident? Enroll here


Most frequent questions and answers about our specialisation

This course is suited for a wide range of professionals who are keen to master the key elements of AI and want to understand its applications in finance. We welcome finance professionals, technologists, entrepreneurs, consultants, lawyers and all the people who are ready to take a deep dive into the future of finance.

Although there are some very good courses on AI you can find online, The AI in Finance Specialisation, developed by CFTE and Ngee Ann Polytechnic, is the very first online course that walk you through you foundations of Artificial Intelligence, its applications in the finance industry, as well as the opportunities and risks of AI in the sector. We believe The AI in Finance Specialisation is unique because: We have designed a reference course with the industry for the industry. Participants will be given a comprehensive overview on the most relevant trends through a very structured curriculum. Participants will learn from industry leaders who work at the largest financial institutions, fast growing startups, investors and regulators. It gives an overview of the potential and challenges of AI in Finance, from insights of entrepreneurs who are developing AI to leaders implementing AI in financial institutions.

The course has been designed to give a solid foundational knowledge about Artificial Intelligence, and how it applies to different sectors of finance. On completion of the course, participants will be expected to: Have a good understanding of the main concepts behind Artificial Intelligence, including machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, machine vision, etc. Appreciate the developments of AI, especially in the context of financial services, and recognise its potential and limitations Learn to identify potential use cases of AI in different sectors of finance Be able to understand the opportunities and challenges of implementing AI Understand future applications of AI by applying conceptual frameworks Think of ways to apply AI to the financial industry. You will learn a lot in a structured way, and at your own pace.

We break our programmes into two types: short courses and specialisations. Our specialisations are a bundle of all of our short courses relating to an overarching topic. Specialisations allow learners to get a comprehensive and well-rounded understanding of a given topic in its many areas. If you have previous experience on this specialisation’s subject or you are interested in learning more about a specific area of it, you can enrol in the individual course that covers your area of interest, instead of taking the whole specialisation. Feel free to chat with us if you’d like some advise on which one would suit you best!

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!

There are no pre-requisites for taking the course. This course is largely non-technical to learn the business aspects of AI. Participants can get the most out of the course if they have a general knowledge of Fintech and innovation trends in finance. This could be achieved through a structured course such as CFTE’s Fintech Foundation course, Oxford’s Fintech course, MIT’s Fintech course or similar courses

You will have access to the course for 6 months from enrolment. This duration is set to ensure you can pace yourself for the best learning outcome. Though not a common request, you can talk to us if you need an extension of the access after the 6 months are up.

Yes, you will receive a digital certificate upon successful completion of the course. This certificate is digital so it can be shared at any time and embedded into your online professional profile.

If you are a singaporean citizen or PR, Apply via the “enrol now” buttons and sign in with your Singpass ID and password. Once you receive a reply from Ngee Ann Polytechnic, you can proceed to pay the discounted amount.

If not you are not a Singaporean citizen or PR, we accept all major credit cards and debit cards. You can choose to pay the full amount, or you can opt for a 3-part payment plan option. The 3-part payment option requires one payment upfront, followed by second and third during your course. Chat with us to find out more!

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