APIs and RPA: Automation, Bots and Future


29 May, 31 May 2023 | 9am-1pm | Online

Duration: 2 Half Days

Course Overview

This course seeks to equip its learners with the fundamentals frameworks of Robotic Process Automation and how to create bots that perform various repetitive processes. There will also be intermediary practice components based on real-world case studies of RPA usage and business process linkages. Besides software-based training for RPA, there will also be components on API connections to automate various database processes which involve data handling and process execution. The end goal of completing this module is to increase employees’ productivity on creative tasks by building and connecting bots and APIs to handle repetitive, menial work.

This module is part of NUS FinTech SG Programme

Learning Outcomes

Use Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to automate a financial services process.  Design and consume financial services Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) for retrieving account information and initiating payment.


  • Use cases for RPA in financial services
  • Training a Bot to automate a financial services process
  • Use cases for APIs in financial services
  • Cybersecurity standards for accessing financial services through APIs
  • API design standards and best practices

Who Should Attend

Recent graduates and mid-career professionals seeking to gain a role as a business analyst or developer in a financial institution or fintech.


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Course Convener

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Course Fees

Singapore Citizens
39 years old or younger
40 years old or older
Singapore PRs
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
International Participants

Total Nett Programme Fee Payable, Including GST, after additional funding from the various funding schemes

Participants must fulfill at least 75% attendance and pass all assessment components to be eligible for SSG funding.

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Course Fee Breakdown

Singapore Citizens

Singapore Citizens

39 years old or younger

Singapore Citizen

40 years old or older
Singapore PRs
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs
International Participants

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