Monday, February 27, 2012

Free online courses from Top Universities

Are you too busy to go to school and upgrade your skills?  And the school you are eyeing is just too far?

What if you have the option to take courses on your own time, and your own pace and in your own place?  Would you take this option especially if its free and if these courses are from Harvard, Stanford, Johns Hopkins or MIT?

Whether your a health, IT, services professional, or just a life long learner, you can take a short course from these prestigious schools. With this, you can view lectures given inside their schools, and you can download handouts and other materials from the given links below.

Short Courses from Harvard -
    Medical School       
    Computer Science   
    Environmental Studies   

Short Courses from Stanford
    Computer Science   

Short Courses from Johns Hopkins
    School of Public Health           
Short Courses from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Free lecture notes, exams, and videos from MIT.
    Health Sciences courses
    Computer Science   
    Civil/Environmental Engineering    
    Mechanical Engineering   
    Aircraft Systems Engineering   
    Engineering Systems   
    School of Management   
    Other Courses       
You also have another much simpler option using your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch.  Just download the iTunes U app and browse through the free online courses.  Enjoy!


  1. I read that universities in the UK are also opening more free courses there. For our kababayans living in the UK you can also take free courses in your spare time:

  2. Thanks for your great information, the contents are quiet interesting.I will be waiting for your next post.
    free online courses