Which Universities Are the Best for Blockchain?

Calling students, academics and industry stakeholders: We need your help to identify the best places to learn about crypto and blockchain technology.

Features  ·  16 August 2021

Looking for a Job in Crypto? Here Are 5 Skills You Need

In job interviews at crypto-oriented companies, “the first thing that you’ll hear is: How does Bitcoin work?”

People  ·  9 October 2020

A Bitcoin Treasure Hunt Is Coming to College Campuses This Fall

The real-life spin on "Ready Player One" is bringing scavenger hunts and bitcoin wallet tutorials to more than 20 universities.

Tech  ·  5 September 2019

Coinbase Study Says 56% of Top 50 Universities Have Crypto Classes

Compared to last year, twice as many university students, or 18 percent, partook in a crypto or blockchain class.

Markets  ·  28 August 2019

Blockchain Education Initiatives Launch at California Universities

A VC-backed blockchain firm aiding student groups at Harvard, Oxford and Cambridge is officially rolling out its programs at three California universities.

Markets  ·  22 August 2019

Ripple Extends University Investment Program to Japan

Ripple Labs UBRI program adds two new universities amidst increasing pressure from market incumbents

Tech  ·  31 July 2019

Coinbase Survey Shows 18% of US Students Now Own Cryptocurrency

Students who want to change the world are attracted to blockchain education, a professor says.

Business  ·  28 August 2018

To the Moon? Blockchain’s Hiring Crunch Could Last Years

The world may be buzzing about blockchain and its recent influx of ICO-based capital, but a lack of skilled developers threatens to hold up growth.

Business  ·  16 July 2017

ABN Amro Partners With Dutch University on Blockchain Projects

A prominent bank in the Netherlands is working with a local university to develop a series of blockchain prototypes.

Markets  ·  26 October 2016

Imperial College London Opens Cryptocurrency Research Center

Imperial College London has established a research center dedicated to blockchain initiatives.

Markets  ·  28 September 2015

The Global Universities Embracing Cryptocurrency

Universities have been quick to embrace cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, here is a round-up of some of the most crypto-friendly institutions to date.

Markets  ·  14 September 2015

Bitcoin Payments Make Debut at Mexican University

A coffee shop located on the campus of Mexico's Universidad de las Américas Puebla is now accepting bitcoin.

Business  ·  24 August 2015

First Spanish University Installs Bitcoin ATM on Campus

Pompeu Fabra joins MIT, Simon Fraser University and the University of Zurich as universities that have installed bitcoin ATMs.

Business  ·  24 June 2015

Top US Colleges Begin Offering Bitcoin Courses

Two top American colleges, New York University and Duke University, are offering courses on cryptocurrencies for the first time.

Markets  ·  4 September 2014

University of Nicosia Launches Free ‘Introduction to Digital Currencies’ Online Course

The Massive Open Online Course also offers accelerated sessions for the fast-learning and time-poor.

Business  ·  2 April 2014