Online Certificate for Fintech in Africa
Helping 5000 of students in Africa acquire their first knowledge in Fintech and earn a certificate issued by CFTE, Elevandi and Singapore Management University
Why Fintech in Africa?
Africa’s digital economy is rapidly evolving and demonstrating significant growth, with Business Insider suggesting that African fintech market is anticipated to reach $150 billion by 2025. As digital technology becomes increasingly embraced across the continent, it becomes crucial to develop a skilled workforce capable of driving innovation and progress.
CFTE, Elevandi and Singapore Management University recognise the significance of cultivating a digital workforce in Africa and the importance to upskill the community with the latest Fintech knowledge and enhance the fintech literacy. Therefore, CFTE, Elevandi and Singapore Management University offered this Online Certificate for Fintech in Africa to support 5000 students in Africa and professionals grasp the opportunities in the new world of digital finance.
About the Programme
The Online Certificate for Fintech in Africa is a foundational programme in Fintech. Learners will go through the building blocks of the future of finance: Fintech, AI, Blockchain, RegTech, Payments, Open Banking and Sustainability, while learning the most important trends in the region from ecosystem players.
The programme includes 7 Masterclasses and 6 Sessions of industry insights, launched for the Inclusive Fintech Forum (IFF) 2023. Programme will be available until December 2024.
20 mins lectures from experts
What is Fintech and Trends New business models in finance
Understanding AI AI for Financial Services
Understanding Blockchain Applications of Blockchain in Finance
Understanding Payments Reasons behind The growth
Understanding RegTech Stakeholders, Opportunities and Trends
Understanding Open Banking Why is Open Banking Important
Understanding Sustainability implementations in Fintech
Learn the real-world Fintech case study
10 mins lectures from experts
Innovation in Africa
Drivers of Mass Adoption
Payments & SuperApps
Challenges & Opportunities
Learn Fintech directly from world-class leaders!
With this free online certificate, you'll:
The experts you'll be learning from
Co-Founder Supercharger and Supercharger Ventures
Nature-related finance lead at Global Canopy and at the Secretariat of the Task Force for Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD)
Head Economist at ConsenSys
CEO at Open Vector & UK Open Banking Data Standards Author
Global Vice-President for AI, Data and Cognitive – Financial Services at IBM
Co-Founder of BrightNode
Kerry Holdings Professor in Law
Insights from ecosystem players
Fintech Expert & Former VP Global Merchant Banking at Chipper Cash
Founder & CEO of Bitmama
Managing Partner of Launch Africa
Co-founder & COO at Piggyvest
Founder & CEO at PaySky & Yalla Super App
Global Head, Future of Finance
Enrol to the certification now
Professionals may also enrol in the Online Certificate for FinTech in Africa for USD 50. A portion of your contribution will go towards supporting CrossAfricaCycleOdyssey in its mission to uplift people living with disabilities.
Submit a simple form to prove that you are student, and access the course for free!