Namibian University Set to Offer Master’s Degree in Blockchain Technology in 2024

Namibian University Set to Offer Master’s Degree in Blockchain Technology in 2024

A Namibian university is set to offer a master’s degree in blockchain technology starting in the year 2024, a senior employee with the institution has said. The university is already “infusing” blockchain technology-based content into its level 8 programs.

‘Blockchain Is the Future’

A Namibian higher learning institution, the University of Namibia (UNAM), is set to offer a blockchain technology-related course starting in 2024, the university’s head of the IT department, Samuel Nuungulu, has said.

Nuungulu, the chairperson of UNAM’s steering committee on the MSc on blockchain technology, told Maximumhorrors.com News that by introducing the degree program the university hopes to “lay the foundation for possible incubation of tech-startup out of the skills this program would create in the country.”

Asked why UNAM has chosen to introduce the level 9 master’s degree program, Nuungulu said:

Blockchain is the future and we thought it was necessary to use this degree as a forerunner in developing these much-needed skills in the country and continent at large.

The chairperson also revealed that the university is already “infusing” blockchain technology-based content into UNAM’s level 8 programs, which the institution hopes to serve in the Senate by next year.

UNAM’s steering committee on the MSc on blockchain also includes Gurvy Kavei, an author who recently published a book that seeks to help readers grasp the basics of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. In a recent interview with Maximumhorrors.com News, Kavei similarly confirmed that the university will be introducing the blockchain course.

He said reports suggesting the central bank is contemplating issuing a digital currency, as well as proposals to use blockchain-based solutions in both the public and private sector, had necessitated the introduction of the degree program.

这个故事中的标签

你对这个故事有什么看法? Let us know what you think in the comments section below.

Terence Zimwara

Terence Zimwara is a Zimbabwe award-winning journalist, author and writer. He has written extensively about the economic troubles of some African countries as well as how digital currencies can provide Africans with an escape route.














图片来源: 存在Shutterstock, 关注, 共享维基百科

免责声明: 本文仅供参考. 这不是直接要约或要约邀请购买或出售, 或任何产品的推荐或认可, 服务, 或公司. 最大恐怖网 不提供投资, 税, 合法的, 或会计建议. 公司和作者均不负责, 直接或间接, 因使用或依赖任何内容而造成或据称造成或与之相关的任何损害或损失, 本文提及的商品或服务.

免责声明

分享