Web3 Engineer (major)

Bachelor Applied Computer Science

Web3 Engineer (keuzetraject)
"The Web3 Engineer elective course focuses on the latest technologies with an emphasis on ownership and trust. "

As a Web3 Engineer, you will learn how to develop and secure innovative applications and networks. Among others, you use Ethereum, Solidity, and Hyperledger Fabric. You will delve into the security of smart contracts and consensus mechanisms on different blockchain networks, such as Ethereum and Hyperledger Fabric, and learn how to set up and manage decentralised nodes.

In addition to the technical aspects, you will also learn how to map and adapt business processes to the innovative concepts of Web3, such as Self-Sovereign Identity and DeFi. You will learn how to apply these technologies in practice and how to use them to support companies in their digitization. 

Extensive and profound training

Since 2016 Howest Applied Informatics steers research projects for Blockchain and anchors these in education since 2017. Being part of this course program students will be able to form the upcoming Blockchain market industry and obtain a head start compared to others.

This course program is part of Bachelor Applied Science in which you’ll get a profound knowledge of software- and web development, databases and server and system administration. The choice for this course is made after 1 year of education which guarantees thorough consideration.

Recognition and job opportunities

Howest’s expertise lead to national recognition in a partnership with professional federation Agoria and it’s more than 2000 tech partners, UCL and Blockchain4Belgium.

Internationally we’re a member of the Hyperledger Foundation, the open global ecosystem for enterprise grade blockchain technologies

Innovative profile

After completing this elective course, you will be able to make an important contribution to the growing blockchain and Web3 industry and take a head start on your peers.

Be part of the future!

Keuzetrajecten van de opleiding Bachelor Applied Computer Science