Coursera provides universal access to the world’s best education, partnering with top universities and organizations to offer courses online.

Coursera’s Mission


To provide universal access to the worlds best education

How It Works

Coursera is an education platform that partners with top universities and organizations worldwide, to offer courses online for anyone to take.

Coursera’s Approach

Our Approach

The Coursera experience

It’s simple. We want to help you learn better and faster. That’s why we designed our platform based on proven teaching methods verified by top researchers.Here are 4 key ideas that were influential in shaping our vision:

Effectiveness of online learning

Mastery learning

Peer assessments

Blended learning