Seoul School of Integrated Sciences And Technologies, a business school in South Korea, have announced that they now begin to offer a “Crypto MBA” inspired by other prestigious educational institutions that also offer a blockchain-course. In an official statement, the school explained that the aim of the blockchain-related course introduction is to increase the academic research on emerging industry.
The New York University is the first to provide a major in blockchain technology. The NYU Stern School of Business also provides undergraduate courses on the blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. A professor also expressed that they would develop the groundwork for students under the new course to help them understand the implications and use cases.
A college located in Toronto, George Brown College launches its first blockchain technology course. The increasing demand of blockchain technology and skilled workers motivated the institution to introduce the three-semester blockchain development program. The creator of the course Albert Danison believes, “we should really be in this landscape as a leader, not as a follower.’
The Linux Foundation revealed that enrolment has been opened for a new advanced training course for Hyperledger Fabric blockchain technology. The Foundation’s Clyde Seepersad explained, “After seeing more than 100,000 students take our free introductory Hyperledger course, we knew it was time for more advanced training options, and certification exams to demonstrate the extent of professionals’ knowledge.”
One of the researchers in Oxford, Joshua Broggi has revealed the desire to develop a blockchain powered university in Malta. In a recent interview with Forbes, Broggi explained, “We use a blockchain to create efficiencies by managing custodianship of student tuition, enforcing regulatory compliance for accreditation, and automation a number of processes.”
Õpet reveals its plan to improve the performance of the teenagers attending high school with the innovative blockchain technology and artificial intelligence (AI) by developing a chatbot. According to the report, Õpet believes that the blockchain-powered AI will help the students in bringing efficiency to their revision as well as cutting the cost of hiring their own private tutors.
The one day course called ‘Cryptocurrencies for Investigators’ has been launched by the City of London Police’s Economic Crime Academy. It is aimed to enhance the skills and wisdom of officials to understand and manage cryptocurrencies during the investigations. It would also provide insights into the detections, seizure, and investigations pertaining to cryptocurrencies.
The publisher of CoinIQ, an AdMark Technologies has invited the young leaders to submit their essays for the CoinIQ Future of Cryptocurrency Scholarship. The essay submission is open to the students located in Canada and the United States. Editor-in-Chief OF CoinIQ, Thenuka Karunaretne commented, “CoinIQ wants to give high school and university students more opportunities to advance their thought leadership in the cryptocurrency community.”
Three local universities located in Russia, Voronezh State University (VSU), Novosibirsk State University (NSU), and Don State Technical University (DSTU) offers cryptocurrency courses where two of the universities have planned to offer degree programs based on blockchain technology. The Voronezh State University (VSU) confirmed to offer a full bachelor’s program named “Models and methods for analyzing the digital economy.”
To enhance the blockchain technology education, Reflective Venture Teams, RChain has announced its collaboration with the Harvard Undergraduate Blockchain Group (HUBG). Co-founder and Co-VP of HUBG, said, “RChain is tackling blockchain from a more academic angle and it’s much needed. The more analysis that’s available from an academic perspective, the more focus that’s put on technical fundamentals.”