In line with a recent report by native news media ‘The Asian’, IIM [Indian Institute of Management] Calcutta and training platform TalentSpirit are conjointly providing an advanced programme in fintech and blockchain technology.
The new program that is expected to launch later in May, is reportedly targeted at management and finance professionals planning to educate participants on monetary technologies growth and its potential impact on the banking and monetary ecosystem.
The program director, ‘Indranil Bose’, added that “a overwhelming majority of corporations within the banking and monetary sector believe that the shortage of adequate fintech talent is an existential threat to their future.” Bose additionally stated that the program aims to “equip and enable 2000 FinTech professionals within the next upcoming few years.”
The program can reportedly be offered both onsite at the IIM Calcutta and via live on-line sessions through the TalentSprint digital platform. TalentSprint is also reaching to deploy its platform to supervise the process and offer capstone projects for program participants.
IIM Calcutta is one among the leading Management Institutes of ‘India‘ placed across the country. Established at the initiative of the primarily prime minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru, the IIM’ are under the IIM Council, that is headed by ‘India’s‘ Minister of Human Resource Development.
In line with a recent study conducted by software development firm ‘Globant‘ stated, while businesses are considering blockchain adoption, overall they don’t feel ready to implement the technology. The report says that around 64% of organizations are out to invest in blockchain solutions to boost their internal operations, whereas solely 46% of respondents feel able to deploy the technology.
Even earlier this month, Fudan University, China, ‘established‘ the Shanghai Blockchain Engineering Technology Research centre unitedly with two alternative institutions in a very bid carry out basic analysis on ‘blockchain‘ technology, demonstrate its application, additionally offering associated talent training.