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Georgetown FinTech Program

Cohort 5  | Online | September, 2022

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14 Weeks

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3-5 Hours 

Per Week

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Recorded & live sessions through an online interactive platform

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Collective Group Projects

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USD 6,600
(BHD 2,500)

Gain the knowledge on the key tech trends to kick-start your career in the fintech space, lead in your organization's innovation efforts, or launch your very own fintech solution! 


Pursue a career in Fintech

Gain the knowledge you need to pursue a career in fintech & innovation. Future-proof business strategies and identify transformative principles to develop a blueprint for digital transformation for your organization by addressing industry challenges and potential market solutions. 

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Create Your Own Opportunities

Learn how to identify and develop innovative ideas and ultimately gain the practical skills to launch your startup by learning from renowned leading academics.

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Obtain a Certificate of Completion

Study with a leading business school ranked amongst the best in the world for entrepreneurship to equip you with the knowledge of cutting-edge disruptive technologies in fintech and entrepreneurial skills taught by leading academics and practitioners.

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Join an Exclusive Alumni Group

Expand your network with like-minded fintech practitioners and entrepreneurs by engaging online and through live sessions with executives, digital leaders, and other professionals from wide-ranging educational and industry backgrounds across the world.

Who's Already Done It 

Program Outline

Module 1 (March 14 - 17) : Introduction to Fintech Landscape
Module 2 (March 20 - April 2) : Disruption in Financial Services
Module 3 (April 3 - April 16) : Innovation Renaissance - Payments
Module 4 (April 17 - April 30) : Blockchain 101
Module 5 (May 8 - May 21) : Ethereum and Smart Contracts
Module 6 (May 22 - June 4) : ICOs and Blockchain in Corporate Finance
Module 7 (June 7 - June 8) : Journey of an Entrepreneur


Meet Your Professors

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Professor James Angel


Associate Professor of Finance

Georgetown University McDonough School of Business

Professor James Angel is the academic director, and for the program. His specialty is financial market structure and regulation. He is a co-inventor on 12 fintech patents.


Professor Shye Gilad Adjunct Professor


Adjunct Professor

Georgetown University McDonough School of Business


Shye Gilad is an adjunct professor and entrepreneur-in-residence at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, where he teaches entrepreneurial leadership, strategy, and innovation

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