Verifiable Credential Use Cases In The Education Sector

Verifiable Credential Use Cases In The Education Sector

Verifiable Credential Use Cases In The Education Sector

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Traditionally, the education sector has issued paper degrees, transcripts and other academic credentials. While this continues to be a dominant medium, it remains expensive, slow and difficult for learners to share their achievements and assert their claims to knowledge in their lifelong learning journey. 

Technological change over the last twenty years has seen many institutions slowly move to issuing electronic documents, mostly as PDFs. While this begins to alleviate some of the pain points for both institutions and learners, these newer electronic credential formats still fall short of true digital representations.

Traditionally, the education sector has issued paper degrees, transcripts and other academic credentials. While this continues to be a dominant medium, it remains expensive, slow and difficult for learners to share their achievements and assert their claims to knowledge in their lifelong learning journey. 

Technological change over the last twenty years has seen many institutions slowly move to issuing electronic documents, mostly as PDFs. While this begins to alleviate some of the pain points for both institutions and learners, these newer electronic credential formats still fall short of true digital representations.

Read on to learn more about how Verifiable Credentials can be used by education institutions in the long term and how learners, institutions and receivers will benefit as a result.

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What are the benefits of a digital credentials platform?

What are the benefits of a digital credentials platform?

What are the benefits of a digital credentials platform?

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Over the years, education institutions have issued academic credentials on paper. While this was a sufficient way to store and disseminate credentials in the past, it has become increasingly inefficient today. The COVID-19 pandemic, along with evolving technology, has brought about digital solutions that can quickly streamline this process — that’s where digital credentials come into play. 

Read on to learn more about digital credentials and how a trusted platform can benefit institutions, learners and employers as a result.

Over the years, education institutions have issued academic credentials on paper. While this was a sufficient way to store and disseminate credentials in the past, it has become increasingly inefficient today. The COVID-19 pandemic, along with evolving technology, has brought about digital solutions that can quickly streamline this process — that’s where digital credentials come into play. 

Read on to learn more about digital credentials and how a trusted platform can benefit institutions, learners and employers as a result.

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Leveraging Leading Technology to offer an Excellent Student Experience

Leveraging Leading Technology to offer an Excellent Student Experience

Leveraging Leading Technology to offer an Excellent Student Experience

Higher Ed Services (HES) and Digitary are proud to welcome King’s Own Institute (KOI) to the My eQuals community. My eQuals is the official digital tertiary credentials platform for Australia and New Zealand.  KOI launched on the My eQuals platform on January 1st, 2022, providing students and graduates with greater access to their official digital academic credentials.

Higher Ed Services (HES) and Digitary are proud to welcome King’s Own Institute (KOI) to the My eQuals community. My eQuals is the official digital tertiary credentials platform for Australia and New Zealand.  KOI launched on the My eQuals platform on January 1st, 2022, providing students and graduates with greater access to their official digital academic credentials.

KOI students and graduates will now have 24/7 access to their academic credentials, enabling instant access and the ability to share their official academic documents digitally with verifiers, such as education institutions, government agencies, employers and professional bodies: both securely and anywhere in the world. Documents issued through My eQuals are tamper-evident and cryptographically signed, making them secure, verified, and official.

KOI is a member of Independent Higher Education Australia (IHEA), the peak body representing independent higher education providers in Australia. With KOI joining My eQuals through IHEA, they join a number of IHEA members now part of the My eQuals community as part of the membership services offered by IHEA.

Doug Hinchliffe – CEO, Dean & President, King’s Own Institute (KOI) Testimonial

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Digital Transformation – Innovation in Japanese Education Credentials

Digital Transformation – Innovation in Japanese Education Credentials

Digital Transformation – Innovation in Japanese Education Credentials

Digitary and The Research Consortium for Sustainable International Education (RECSIE), are pleased to announce that from the 21st of October Shibaura Institute of Technology (SIT) in Japan officially launches with Digitary CORE providing students and graduates of the institute with access to digitised academic credentials online – anytime, anywhere.

Digitary and The Research Consortium for Sustainable International Education (RECSIE), are pleased to announce that from the 21st of October Shibaura Institute of Technology (SIT) in Japan officially launches with Digitary CORE providing students and graduates of the institute with access to digitised academic credentials online – anytime, anywhere.

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Supporting the Future Leaders for India and the World with Digital Credentials

Supporting the Future Leaders for India and the World with Digital Credentials

Supporting the Future Leaders for India and the World with Digital Credentials

Digitary is proud to announce The Indian School of Business (ISB) has extended their partnership with Digitary on a long-term contract for the next 4 years.

The Indian School of Business (ISB) continues to support future leaders with digitally certify official academic record opening up further opportunities for lifelong learning and future employment.

Digitary is proud to announce The Indian School of Business (ISB) has extended their partnership with Digitary on a long-term contract for the next 4 years.

The Indian School of Business (ISB) continues to support future leaders with digitally certify official academic record opening up further opportunities for lifelong learning and future employment.

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Enhancing The Student Experience with Official Digital Credentials

Enhancing The Student Experience with Official Digital Credentials

Enhancing The Student Experience with Official Digital Credentials

Centro de Estudios Universitarios (CEDEU) offering greater opportunities and enhanced student experience.

Digitary is proud to announce a new partnership with CEDEU Centro de Estudios Universitarios, based in Madrid, Spain.

Centro de Estudios Universitarios (CEDEU) offering greater opportunities and enhanced student experience.

Digitary is proud to announce a new partnership with CEDEU Centro de Estudios Universitarios, based in Madrid, Spain.

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