University Outreach: NIC Fintech Hackathon 2022 – UET Lahore

 We are happy to announce the launch of The NIC Fintech Hackathon 2022.


We’re bringing you yet another exciting FinTech Hackathon in collaboration with Allied Bank Limited, one of the largest banks in Pakistan. If you are a coder, UI/ UX Expert, or a problem-solver with a passion for FinTech, here’s your chance to get a shot at PKR 2 Million in prize money.

The Bootcamp will take place from the 14th – 16th of September 2022. The goal of this three-day event is to find practical innovative solutions for the challenges faced by Fintech Industry. Our problem statements have been gathered directly from those who operate in the Fintech space and, as a result, face these challenges regularly. 


The top 10 teams will pitch at the Innovation Challenge which will be conducted on the 23rd of September 2022, from which we select the top 6 teams for the Grand Finale. 


3 thematic areas within the Fintech Hackathon space have been identified:


1) Innovations in Fintech Banking

a) Ease and Accessibility of Banking Solutions

b) Inter-banking Initiatives

c) Fintech Security

d) Customer Experience


2) Financial Inclusion and Literacy

a) Digital Financial Literacy and Inclusion

b) Saving and investments


3) SME and Startup Banking

a) Banking for Businesses

b) Innovative Business Banking

c) Cash Management

We will seek your assistance in sharing this opportunity with your 4th – 8th Semester students and the recently graduated batch those related to:



• Finance and Accounting.

• Business Management.

• Software Engineering.



Details on the thematic areas can be found here: