FutureLearn is a digital education platform founded in December 2012. The company is jointly owned by The Open University and SEEK Ltd. It is a Massive Open Online Course learning platform, and as of May 2018 included 143 UK and international partners, including non-university partners. The Open University has 50 years of experience in distance learning and online education.
We offer a selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. The learning materials are delivered one step at a time. They are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, so you can fit learning around your life.
We have hundreds of partners from around the world. These include many of the best UK and international universities, institutions with a huge archive of cultural and educational material. They vary from the British Council, the British Library, the British Museum, and the National Film and Television School.
Future Learn works with a range of internationally renowned organisations – from professional bodies such as the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), to businesses like the BBC and Marks & Spencer, to the UK Government.
Pursue your interests by exploring our subject categories of the online materials offered at the Future Learn platform.
Start learning with the online courses from leading universities and specialist organisations.
- Business & Management
- Creative Arts & Media
- Healthcare & Medicine
- IT & Computer Science
- Nature & Environment
- Politics & Society
- Psychology & Mental Health
- Science, Engineering & Maths
- Study Skills