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Develop real-world solutions for Zilliqa.

Our ZILHive Student Practicum is a free virtual 4-week programme designed to give students the opportunity to develop real-world solutions for Zilliqa.

Learn through hands-on projects, gain mentorship from the Zilliqa network of alumni and professionals and at the end of the programme, showcase your solutions to the world!

Programme Details

Nov - Dec 2022

Part Time
4 Weeks

Past Courses

Developer Bootcamp and Student Practicum

Advance your career in blockchain and get mentored by experts from Zilliqa on exciting industry projects.

What's in it
for me?

01 Boost your Developer Portfolio

Embark on your journey into Web 3.0 by building real solutions.

02 Build solutions on Zilliqa

Explore and develop real-world solutions based on these tracks: DeFi, Gaming & Metaverse, and Cross-Chain Interoperability.

03 Guided mentorship with Zilliqa Experts

Accelerate your learning through guided mentorship with Zilliqa’s experts and gain insights into the Web3.0 space

Practicum tracks

A total of 20 students will be selected for the practicum. Students have the option to indicate their preference and interest across 3 practicum tracks: 1) DeFi, 2) Gaming & Metaverse, 3) Cross-Chain Interoperability

01 DeFi

Unravel the latest challenges of DeFi in Zilliqa with their experts and develop innovative solutions for Zilliqa to adopt.

02 Gaming & Metaverse

Dream up your version of P2E NFTs to integrate into Metapolis, Zilliqa’s Metaverse-as-a-Service (MaaS), a place for clients to build their own metaverses.

03 Cross-Chain Interoperability

Brainstorm new use-cases of ZilBridge, Zilliqa’s cross-chain interoperability bridge. Develop your own dApp to support Zilliqa’s digitalisation.

Selection Criteria

  • Basic fluency in JavaScript and a strong interest in Web3.0
  • 20 Students will be selected based on the outcome of their JavaScript Assessment and Interview

Application &
Selection Process

Application & Assessment
- Complete the Application Form
- Complete the Technical Assessment (JavaScript)
Selection & Interview Process
Team Formation
Get placed in teams across institutions
Skills Bootcamp
Adopting the technical skills specific to each student’s respective practicum track
Mentorship & Check-ins
Showcase Solutions!


The practicum is open to all students undergoing tertiary education, including students currently in University or Polytechnics
Nope! The student practicum is completely free of charge
You will be able to indicate your preference for a practicum track on the application form. Your preference will be taken into consideration, however, you will be places in tracks depending on overall demand
All students sign up as individuals. Shortlisted individuals will be offered a place in the student practicum. You will be placed in teams based on your indicated track preference.
Students with experience in JavaScript will benefit the most out of the ZILHive student practicum and excel in the programme.


Pre-register for this year’s ZILHive Student Practicum today.

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