The University of Nicosia is the first accredited university in the world to accept Bitcoin payments, launch an MSc Degree in Digital Currency and propose initiation of a Comprehensive Framework for developing Cyprus into a hub for Bitcoin trading, processing and banking.
The University of Nicosia, the largest private university in Cyprus and one of the largest English language universities in the Mediterranean region, is the first accredited University in the world to accept Bitcoin for payment of tuition and other fees.
Additionally, UNic launched in Spring 2014 the first MSc program in Digital Currency in an online format addressed to students worldwide. As part of this path breaking initiative, UNic has proposed to the Cyprus Government and the relevant stakeholders that Cyprus initiate the creation of a comprehensive framework for developing Cyprus into a hub for Bitcoin trading, processing and banking.
For more Information about the UNic Digital Currency Initiative, please visit the relevant section on the UNic website.