ESMT Berlin is the first German university to accept Bitcoin as a means of payment. This means that all payments, Eg semester contributions, with Bitcoin.
ESMT's CFO, Georg Garlichs, comments: "Bitcoin as a payment method to integrate into our university day is a logical consequence of digitization. Especially in the case of international transfers from countries without a well-functioning banking system, the digital currency offers great advantages through the immediate, practical, free transfer. This makes Bitcoins attractive to us. "
Chrsitoph Burger is a blockchain expert at ESMT Berlin and adds: "In addition to process cost reductions and P2P marketplaces, Blockchain allows individual marketing of personal data. A property that allows an improved negotiation position against data users, especially in the age of Big Data "BTC ECHO