FutureLearn

FutureLearn

FutureLearn is a social learning platform, designed to support learning through conversation. It offers free online courses from over 110 world-leading UK and international universities, centres of research excellence and specialist education providers like the British Council, Creative Skillset and European Space Agency.


The FutureLearn course experience centres on social interaction, where people learn by engaging in conversations around the learning material. Courses incorporate FutureLearn’s distinctive storytelling elements, guiding learners through a compelling narrative made up of videos, articles, case studies and other rich media features. FutureLearn offers a delightful and intuitive user experience, ensuring that learners enjoy their experience of learning.


Created to encourage lifelong learning, courses on FutureLearn focus on continuing professional development in vital sectors including business and management, healthcare, digital skills and teaching.