Blockchain education at Kyiv-Mohyla Academy

What blockchain tools and technologies do students of the Kyiv-Mohyla Academy have the opportunity to meet?

Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Fundamentals course at Kyiv-Mohyla Academy is taught according to the IEEE Blockchain curriculum. Students learn how to program Ethereum smart contracts, create services for Bitcoin, private blockchains using Hyperledger Fabric, TokenD-based web applications, IPFS ProximaX blockchain applications.

How important is it to implement blockchain education to higher education institutions? 

The Faculty of Informatics of NaUKMA plans to expand this course as it has shown great interest from students and employers sides.

Does attracting representatives of the blockchain industry, including 482.solutions, to the educational activities of the Academy affect the popularization of technology among students? 

We involve leading blockchain companies of Ukraine such as 482.solutions, kuna.io, BlockStart, DistributedLab, and international ConsenSys, ProximaX, Nem.io in the educational process. Masterclasses and guest lectures by leading technical specialists of Ukrainian blockchain software companies allow us to graduate students who are ready for work in specialized companies with a high level of mastery of modern development methods and a good understanding of the actual development process.