The scholarship forms part of a Memorandum of Understanding between UM and MITA, and was launched on 28 August 2018 in the presence of the Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Services, Digital Economy and Innovation.
The scholarships will enable students to read for Masters and Ph.D. programmes which focus on Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT) within any applicable discipline and programme offered at UM.
Students eligible to apply will include those who successfully complete the admission process and who will either read for:
- a Master’s degree having at least 30 ECTS which is directly covering Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies (which could involve dissertations or projects) or,
- a Ph.D. that is focused on Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies