University College London has announced that its Centre for Blockchain Technologies has concluded a pilot program enabling MSc graduates in Financial Risk Management to offer instant verification of their academic qualifications using bitcoin. The school checked the validity of this data and then the system issued a transaction validating the authenticity of these degrees via bitcoin. Its Centre for Blockchain Technologies serves as an academic interdisciplinary research hub for bitcoin and related innovations, as well as a think tank connecting developers and regulators. Do you like to research and read about Bitcoin technology? Check out Bitcoin.com's Wiki page for an in-depth look at Bitcoin's innovative technology and interesting history.