​What is it?​

​The Technology in Finance Immersion Programme (TFIP) aims to help individuals gain experience in new technology areas, such as Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics and Full Stack Development, within the financial services sector. 

It is jointly developed by the Institute of Banking Finance (IBF) and Workforce Singapore (WSG), in consultation with Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS); and with the support and validation of participating financial institutions.

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Trainees will acquire the necessary skills through (a) structured training with industry-recognised training providers and (b) an attachment with a leading Financial Institution.  

Who can apply?

Individuals who are passionate about pursuing a career in Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, or Full Stack Development and who fulfil the follo​wing pre-requisites may apply:
​​​•   Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents
•   Graduated from school and completed National Service (whichever is later and where relevant) for at least 2 years​
•   No prior work experience in Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics or Full Stack Development

​Other Requirements​​ ​
​For Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Cloud Computing, Full Stack Development ​For Data Analytics
​• Qualification in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) 
• Individuals who possess basic knowledge of computer​​ systems configuration and computer programming would be preferred
• Basic knowledge of 1 programming language
​• Qualification in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or other Quantitative fields

How does it work?

​Full-time/Part-time ​Full-time
​Duration of Programme: ​18 months (For Data Analytics)
24 months (For Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing​, Cybersecurity, Full Stack Development)

TFIP trainees will receive a monthly training allowance of S$5,500 for the entire duration that they remain on the programme. 
​Training Schedule:
​October 2020

Technology Areas​ Training Providers Broad Job Description
​Artificial Intelligence
DigiPen (Singapore) 
​Build, test, deploy and maintain AI tools and algorithms customised to the needs of the business units.
Cloud Computing SMU Academy

Evaluate, design, deploy and maintain various emerging and main stream cloud computing technologies. 


Bridging Minds

SMU Academy

Monitor and investigate cyber security threats and defend against them. Design and implement solutions to protect applications, systems and networks. Analyse security risks for future projects and help protect customers and the financial institution from cyber risks.
Data Analytics NUS Institute of Systems Science

Analyse data to find patterns that will help improve operations and business outcomes and build real time visualisation and analytics tools for business users.

Full Stack Development NUS Institute of Systems Science

Integrate front-end user-facing services and back-end processing services through coding, and constructing application programme interface (APIs) and microservices. 

Participating Financial Institutions

Technology Areas​ ​ ​ ​ ​
​Financial Institutions​​
Cloud Computing Cybersecurity Data Analytics
Full Stack Development
​AIA Singapore Pte Ltd

​Citibank N.A.

DBS Bank Ltd​​

Deutsche Bank

​Dymon Asia Capital (Singapore) Pte Ltd

​Goldman Sachs Services (Singapore) Pte. Ltd

​Mizuho Bank Ltd 

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
​Philip Securities Pte Ltd

​Prudential Assurance Company Singapore (Pte) Ltd

Singapore E​xchange Limited


​Standard Chartered Bank

United Overseas Bank Limited

How do I apply?

Online Application

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Interested applicants are required to apply via the links below. 

For the purpose of this application, please complete and upload this resume template ​​​​.

You are not required to upload other supporting documents for the purpose of this application at this moment. Please note that your application may be rejected if the wrong resume template is uploaded.

Technology Areas​ Application Link
​Artificial Intelligence
Coming soon
​Cloud Computing
​Coming soon
​Cybersecurity ​Coming soon
​Data Analytics ​Coming soon
​Full Stack Development​ ​Coming soon

Applicants may indicate up to 2 preferrred financial institutions within the application.  However, IBF reserves the right to refer applicants to other financial institutions based on availability of positions.

Key Milestones*
​Apr 2020
​Online Application
​Apr – May 2020
Technical Assessment for Eligible Applicants
​Jun 2020
​Interview by Financial Institutions for Shortlisted Applicants (Applicants may be required to complete a personality test before attending the interview) 
​Jul 2020
Notification of Offer 
​Aug 2020
​Acceptance and Signing of Offer
​Oct 2020
​Training Commencement
* The above timelines are indicative and may be subject to change

TFIP Info Sharing Webinar

Join us for an insightful Information Sharing Webinar (hosted on Zoom) on 7 April 2020 to learn about the latest developments and opportunities in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics and Full Stack Development from industry leaders. 

Find out the key requirements and details of the programme from our programme partners and have your questions answered LIVE at the session.

​TFIP Info Sharing Webinar​ ​, 7 April 2020*

Venue: Zoom Webinar*

Click on the links below to register for the session(s) you are interested in. You will receive further instructions via email after registration.

​Technology Area
(1.5 hours per session)
​Registration Link
​Artificial Intelligence
​9.30am - 11.00am
Click here
​Cloud Computing
​11.00am - 12.30pm
Click here
​1.30pm - 3.00pm
Click here
​Data Analytics
​3.00pm - 4.30pm
Click here
​Full Stack Development
​4.30pm - 6.00pm
Click here
*Programme timings, schedule and duration may be subjected to change.

For clarifications, contact us at pcp@ibf.org.sg ​​​​