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The University of the Basque Country is starting a master’s degree in blockchain technology and crypto-economics

June 11, 2020

In Spain, the University of the Basque Country, also known as UPV / EHU, has launched a master’s degree in blockchain technology and crypto-economics. This was reported by this House for High Studies on June 9th on its website.

As stated by the UPV / EHU, the goal of the postgraduate course is to teach students the basics of blockchain technology and the value of this knowledge for society and industry. “”With a duration of one year and 60 ECTS points, the master is aimed at graduates with a solid scientific basis of degrees such as mathematics, physics, engineering, economics or similar and is taught personally at the Faculty of Science and Technology (Leioa Area-) . Erandio) from Monday to Friday between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. from October“they specified.

“Since blockchain is a highly multidisciplinary technology that spans broad areas of knowledge (cryptography, distributed systems, game theory, money management, computer languages ​​and systems, computer security, etc.), The master’s greatest challenge was to design a program that reflects this multidisciplinary character. To this end, it has reinforced teachers and researchers from the UPV / EHU itself with a team of external specialists (…), among whom Kutxabank experts stand out, “they added.

The University of the Basque Country is starting a master’s degree in blockchain technology and crypto-economicsThe University of the Basque Country is starting a master’s degree in blockchain technology and crypto-economics

On the other hand, they have emphasized that ever since Kutxabank will provide resources to create a scholarship that will help pay the tuition fees of one of the people enrolled in the new master.

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