ADGMA & CFTE
Launch 100 Scholarships in Fintech

We are helping women and learners from diverse backgrounds gain access to quality education in Financial Technology

The Initiative

Access to high-quality education and skills in financial services and fintech has been enhanced in the United Arab Emirates through a joint initiative of the Abu Dhabi Global Market Academy (ADGMA) and the Centre for Finance, Technology and Entrepreneurship to offer scholarship to learners in the UAE. The scholarship programme aims to help students and professionals from diverse backgrounds to obtain quality education in topics that are shaping the financial technology industry today.

The launch of the scholarship programme is part of the commitment of both ADGMA and CFTE to promote and support diverse capability development in fintech and financial services. and support the UAE National Agenda of 2021, which aims to position the UAE among the leading nations in ease of doing business, innovation, and research and development indicators.

The scholarships—half of which will be for women—will provide learners with free and unlimited access to CFTE’s e-learning platform, THINK, for courses in Open Banking, Payments, Blockchain, AI, Central Bank Digital Currencies, RegTech and more taught by industry experts from global institutions and disruptive startups.

This initiative aims to support some of the region’s brightest minds to accelerate their career in financial services by providing highly-relevant content and education in the industry to build new skills and boost their career opportunities.

ADGMA Academy and CFTE partner - Huy Nguyen Trieu, CFTE's Co-founder signs Partnership

Eligibility criteria

You are a women and/or from a diverse background

You are above 18 years old

You are from the MENA region

You have an unparalleled motivation for Fintech

Learners Will Access THINK

Think - CFTE's E-learning Platform in Financial Technology (Fintech)

The Outcome

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100 Students Educated

Students and Professionals from diverse backgrounds in the UAE will be given the opportunity to access education to boost their careers

Latest Skills Learned

Learners will access courses on Open Banking, Payments, Blockchain, AI and more to help students gain highly-relevant education in the finance industry to build new skills

Global Community Access

Students and Professionals who will be a part of the scholarship programme will join the community of 100K CFTE Alumni including Fintech experts, leaders and professionals worldwide

Partners

Delivering world-class financial education and literacy, ADGM Academy will help to position Abu Dhabi as a leading global financial centre. This will be achieved through worldwide recognised educational and experiential programmes on a range of topics and qualifications in banking, finance, leadership, entrepreneurship, technical and soft skills.

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Delivering world-class financial education and literacy, ADGM Academy will help to position Abu Dhabi as a leading global financial centre. This will be achieved through worldwide recognised educational and experiential programmes on a range of topics and qualifications in banking, finance, leadership, entrepreneurship, technical and soft skills.

Want to Apply Now For The Scholarship?