Leading the way forward

The University of Nicosia (UNIC) was the world’s first university to formulate a holistic strategy in leveraging the ground-breaking nature and disruptive potential of blockchains in 2013. It has since announced a Digital Currency Initiative (2013), launched a full MSc degree in Digital Currency (2014) and a series of professional development courses on blockchains (2015). Further, it has proposed to the Cypriot Government a comprehensive framework for developing Cyprus into a hub for blockchain research and innovation development1.

Furthermore, UNIC is a member of the Blockchain Education Network (https://blockchainedu.