Unique challenges in the year 2020 highlighted the importance of digital skills and the role of certification to validate those skills to potential employers. Dill Khan, lecturer at the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences in the Department of Architecture and a BIM specialist, saw an opportunity in the world of digital education to break new ground in teaching through certification.
Higher Education Success Stories
University of Lincoln Students Validate In-Demand Cloud Computing Skills with Azure Certification at Home
Students at Sheffield Hallam University | Sheffield Business School recently gathered to celebrate their success in achieving the globally recognised Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification. The event was organised by Jayne Revill (Head of eLearning, SHU...
The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is one of the foremost social science universities in the world. LSE student, Harmish Mehta was crowned Excel Champion at UK MOS Championship Finals and flew to MOS World Championships in Orlando to represent his country!
University of Ulster (Northern Ireland) received the Prodigy Learning Centre of Excellence Award in October 2014 for delivering over 250 Microsoft Technology Associate certification exams in the past year. MTA has been embedded in a number of their degree programmes.
The Liverpool Business School at LJMU has been running Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification for the past three years. They have embedded MOS certifications in Excel, Word and PowerPoint into their BSc in Business Communications and BA in Business and Public Relations.
Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) was awarded university status in 1992. The University is the largest campus-based undergraduate university in the UK and one of the most extensive education centres in Europe. It has a total student population of more than...
St Andrews is Scotland's first university and the third oldest in the English speaking world, founded in 1413. Over six centuries it has established a reputation as one of Europe's leading and most distinctive centres for teaching and research. The University’s...
Birmingham City University is one of the largest universities in the UK, with approximately 23,500 students from 80 different countries. The University became a Prodigy Learning Centre of Excellence by delivering more than 900 MOS and MTA exams between 2012 and 2013.