In response to current technology developments, Big Data Analysis, Robotic Wealth Management, the Department of Finance at Ming Chuan University established FinTech Laboratory to better prepare its students to meets the needs of the financial industry. This Lab guides students to experience technology and finance, working closely with industry. Indeed, through academia-industry cooperation projects, our department is able to assist industry with upgrades which, in turn, allows us to integrate better with industry. Moreover, the Lab provides opportunity to conduct practical training for students in terms of financial trading and operations capabilities. This is beneficial for students in their future job applications.
The FinTech Lab simulates the actual mode of operations and trading environment in the field of finance, so FinTech-related courses can be more effectively taught here. Diverse units are included in the structure of the Lab, such as Academia-Industry Collaboration and Practical Training Promotion Section, Data Analysis and Applications Unit, Innovative Service Model Management Unit, and Recruiting Unit. In order to cultivate strength in research and execution, students and faculty actively participate in projects as well as competitions. Moreover, the Lab will employ a mentor-apprentice system to provide guidance for students who are interested in entering the field of Financial Technology.