“Understanding the Ebola Virus” Global Education Platform launches Free Online Course on Ebola Awareness

Ebola Facts

On August 8th 2014, the World Health Organization declared an international public health emergency as a result of the Ebola outbreak. A Free Course on “Understanding the Ebola Virus” has been launched with the aim of helping to spread awareness and knowledge of the Ebola Virus, its dangers and threats, and information on how to […]

Want to learn Chinese Language for free? Try Diploma in Basic Chinese Language Studies by Alison


Wouldn’t it be interesting if you could have a little conversation in Chinese Language? Modern China is playing an increasingly influential role in the world’s political, financial and economic spheres, and with Mandarin Chinese being spoken by over one billion people within China and the Chinese diaspora it makes learning Chinese, even the basics, increasingly […]

United Nations launches 2014 online courses on Finance, Trade, and Intellectual Property for Sub-Saharan Africa

United Nations Online courses

The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) has just launched the 2014 edition of the online training courses in financial management, international trade and intellectual property. These courses are intended for trade and finance professionals and officials from developing countries including least developed countries and economies in transition.  Since the introduction of online […]

8 Most Popular free Online learning Platforms – Take Free Courses

Free Online Learning

Udemy vs Udacity – Which is a better Online learning Platform? Online learning, elearning, distance education or whatever combination of words you choose, is becoming more popular among students and learners world wide. When a group of online learners where asked what they liked about taking courses only, the predominant response was that it allow […]

Learn to Program: Online course to teach you how to become a programmer using Python – Starting August

Web programming with Python

Do you want to learn how to program? Programmers make the web go round. You wouldn’t be reading this page or have a website like Google or Facebook to surf without the genius of programmers. Here is an opportunity for you to learn how to program, starting from the fundamentals. This University of Toronto, through […]

Coursera Online Education platform introduces 29 New Universities, 92 New Courses, 5 Languages for its 2.7 Million Students

coursera online courses

Coursera online education platform, is welcoming 29 new universities to the online learning community of 2.7 million students and 33 existing universities across 4 continents. With this development, the online education provider is nearly doubling the amount of schools offering courses on the platform, creating diverse learning opportunities for students. 16 of the 29 new […]

New courses open for enrolment at edX Online education platform

edX Online education

Edx online education platform is introducing new courses for enrolment. Edx offers free courses from leading universities; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University, University of California Berkeley, Wellesley University, University of Toronto etc Following are newly introduced courses at edX Introduction to Biology: “The Secret of Life” by human genome pioneer Eric Lander, starting March […]

EdX announces new Free online courses for spring 2013

edX Online education

EdX, the not-for-profit online learning initiative founded by Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), is building the future of online learning together with its ever growing users. In excitement, the edX team announce the launch of its new edX spring 2013 MOOC courses on statistics, justice, history and poverty, to be offered […]

Top UK universities partner with Open University to launch free online courses

Open University Online Course

Recently, online education technology has evolved rapidly that one would have hardly anticipated the huge leap within a space of one year. Thanks to education-focused start-ups who have made it possible to share lectures with students all over the world at little to zero costs and in some cases have made it easier for teachers […]

13 Free Online Courses to Improve Your Writing Skills

writing resources

Article written and submitted by Kimberly Martinez Writing is a great way to share your thoughts, ideas and feelings with other people. There are many ways to use writing in your everyday life: while some people write for fun and entertainment, others do this for income, for education or to publish a book. Irrespective of […]

17 New Universities Joins Coursera to bring free Courses Online

coursera online courses

Today, Coursera announced 17 new universities – including four international universities- have signed agreements with the education technology company to bring courses online for free, in the fields of music, medicine, humanities, and courses on financial engineering, risk management among other courses from renowned professors. Here’s a list of the new universities added on Wednesday: […]

Networked Life – Online Course by Coursera to start on 10 September 2012 (6 weeks long)

coursera online courses

Next session: 10 September 2012 (6 weeks long) The course will seek to answer the following questions: What science underlies companies like Facebook, Twitter and Google? How does your position in a social network (dis)advantage you? What do game theory and the Paris subway have to do with Internet routing? How might a social network influence […]