Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What geographic regions does LoRaWAN Academy currently support?
A: USA, Europe and India are currently supported, but we have aggressive roll out plans for other regions – stay tuned!
Q: Who should apply?
A:

A university professor or department chair who is responsible for overseeing the corresponding engineering course or wireless IoT curriculum. Ideally, the person who applies will be the designated program ambassador.

Q: How long is a LoRaWAN Academy program contract?
A: The formal agreement is for 3 years.
Q: What is expected of a participating university?
A:

Quarterly reporting of non-confidential research or project work.

Q: Can I purchase the LoRaWAN Academy curriculum only? Without the LoRaWAN network and hardware package…
A:

Unfortunately, we do not sell the LoRaWAN Academy curriculum individually at this time.

Q: What if I already have a LoRaWAN network deployed on my campus and want to incorporate the LoRaWAN Academy curriculum?
A:

Apply indicating what equipment is currently in place—LoRaWAN Academy requires all the latest hardware and software to be in place to ensure network integrity and development kit support.

Q: Can the LoRaWAN network be expanded?
A:

Yes, the LoRaWAN network is scalable by installing additional gateways.

Q: How do I order more products such as gateways, development boards or sensors?
A:

Gateways, development boards, sensors, and any additional hardware can be purchased by companies within the LoRaWAN ecosystem. Follow the links below to purchase equipment through our corporate sponsors.

For additional LoRa-based hardware, software, services and networks for IoT, reference the LoRa Catalog in the LoRa Community.

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