Binance Academy Collaborates with Top European Universities to Offer University-Accredited Web3 Courses

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Binance Academy has entered into a strategic partnership with top European universities to offer students university-accredited Web3 courses.

Binance Academy, the crypto learning hub of Binance, has announced its partnership with leading European educational institutions. In a press release shared with Cryptowisser, Binance Academy said it would be offering Web3 courses in some of these institutions. 

The company revealed that the courses will cover key topics and disciplines within the dynamic landscape of Web3, offering learners a deeper understanding of blockchain technology and digital assets. 

The partnership will make it easier for Binance Academy to expand its educational efforts to help even more students learn more about blockchain technology. Binance Academy revealed that it partnered with the Prague University of Economics and Business (VŠE), the European Business Institute (EBI) in Luxembourg and ESCP Business School which has various locations across Europe, including Madrid and Turin.  

The courses were designed and recorded in partnership with professors teaching crypto and blockchain-related courses on campus.

The course at Prague University of Economics and Business (VŠE) is a 4-week "Digital Assets and Blockchain Industry" program and was designed in partnership with Dr. Jakub Jedlinský and researcher Kareem Abdallah. The course will cover: Bitcoin, the emergence and evolution of the crypto industry, insights into crypto’s current and future state, as well as the utility of cryptocurrencies and their influence on traditional financial systems. 

Secondly, the European Business Institute (EBI) of Luxembourg course is a 7-week course designed alongside the University’s President and Academic Dean; Dr James Mulli. ‘Blockchain and P2P Fundamentals’ will cover blockchain’s wide-ranging applications across industries.  

Topics to be covered include Trading & Mining Digital Cryptocurrencies, Smart Contract Creation, CBDCs & Crypto Regulation, and more. The courses will enable students to learn blockchain's practical use in Asset Management, Insurance, Cross-Border Payments, Supply Chain Management,  Healthcare and others.

ESCP Business School will offer a 4-week program, designed alongside the professor for Blockchain & AI; Dr. Marcus Schmalbach. The course, titled, ‘Blockchain Mastery: From Fundamentals to Advanced Corporate Solutions’ will offer participants a pure understanding of the evolving landscape of digital assets and their implications for both businesses and investors. 

The course allows students to explore various topics, including the emergence of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies like Ethereum and Cardano. 

To make the courses affordable and accessible, Binance Academy is charging 10 USDT for enrollment, with a promotional price of 4 USDT at launch. Upon completion of their courses, students will receive a co-branded certificate from the university and Binance Academy.

While commenting on this latest development, Binance Co-Founder Yi He said,

"We're thrilled to join hands with prestigious European universities in delivering university-accredited Web3 courses. Education plays a pivotal role in advancing adoption and fostering opportunities as these technologies redefine our future and global economic landscape. Our commitment to accessibility aligns with our user-centric principles, driving financial inclusivity and sustainable innovation as we champion growth within the broader ecosystem. ”

Binance Academy is a blockchain and cryptocurrency education platform featuring over 800 articles and glossary entries, plus courses on blockchain, cryptocurrencies, Web3, and more. 

Meanwhile, Binance is the world’s leading blockchain ecosystem and cryptocurrency infrastructure provider with a financial product suite that includes the largest digital asset exchange by volume. Trusted by millions worldwide, the Binance platform is dedicated to increasing the freedom of money for users and features an unmatched portfolio of crypto products and offerings, including trading and finance, education, data and research, social good, investment and incubation, decentralization and infrastructure solutions, and more.

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Hassan is a Nigeria-based financial content creator that has invested in many different blockchain projects, including Bitcoin, Ether, Stellar Lumens, Cardano, VeChain and Solana. He currently works as a financial markets and cryptocurrency writer and has contributed to a large number of the leading FX, stock and cryptocurrency blogs in the world.