edu.cards have been run since 2002 as a pilot project for electronic student ID cards. Currently, more than 100 schools use the edu.card. The edu.card as a multifunctional chip card offers not only the use as forgery-proof visual identity, but also the following functions:
- School service card
- Authenticating method,
- simple signatures,
- access permissions
- Self-service vending machine, copy counter, electronic purse
- contactless access system (such as computer rooms)
More information about the Edu.card.