Do you want to study anywhere or in your own country while wishing to benefit from international education? Are you busy with something else and still want to learn? Distance learning and education is the answer to your question. You can study anywhere you are irrespective of the country or location you are. In addition, you might sit and relax at home and still study online.
It’s cheaper than studying abroad because everything is done online. We are here, as usual, to release a top 8 free distance online scholarships and free online courses to help you get an education online for free.
We subdivided the scholarship into two; they are online distance scholarships and free online courses. The first category of the learning includes free diplomas from the UoPeople (university of People), Edinburg Distance Learning Global Scholarship, and Commonwealth Distance Education Scholarships.
The second category of the scholarship is Academic Land, edX Free online courses at Premier universities, Khan Academy, Coursera, and Udemy.
Online Distance Scholarships
#1. Free Diplomas from the People’s University
University of the People offers online university degrees, accredited, and no tuition fees in business administration and computer science. The programs are taught by world-class teachers from universities such as NYU, Harvard, Oxford, and more in a small virtual support classroom.
UoPeople prepares its students for employment by offering internship and mentorship programs to gain practical experience with partners such as HP and Microsoft; in addition to the academic study of the industry.
#2. Edinburgh Distance Learning Global Scholarships
The University of Edinburgh will offer 12 scholarships to citizens of developing countries selected to take part in one of the 30 distance master’s programs offered by the University. Each scholarship will cover tuition fees for over three years.
#3. Commonwealth Distance Education Scholarships
Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships help applicants from Commonwealth Developing Countries to study more than 30 Masters courses offered either in partnership with universities in developing countries or directly delivered by UK institutions. The scholarships cover tuition fees.
Free Online Courses
#4. Academic land
Academic Earth believes that everyone deserves access to a world-class education. The platform offers a complete collection of free online courses from the best universities in the world.
#5. edX Free online courses at Premier universities
edX is a learning platform that gives students from any country the opportunity to take free online courses offered by top universities around the world. The course is accessible to anyone in the world – whatever their population – who wishes to advance their own knowledge. With the exception of professional training courses, edX courses are free for everyone. Some courses are payable for verified certificates but are free to do audits.
#6. Khan Academy
Khan Academy is a non-profit organization whose goal is to change education for the better by providing free world-class education to everyone, everywhere. With a library of over 4,500 videos on everything from arithmetic to physics, finance and history and hundreds of skills to practice, Khan Academy will help you learn what you want, when you want, to your own rhythm.
Coursera is an educational company that partners with the best universities and organizations in the world to offer online courses to everyone, for free. Currently, they offer courses in a wide range of subjects, covering the humanities, medicine, biology, social sciences, mathematics, business, computer science, and many more.
Udemy is the world’s largest market for teaching and learning. Over 50 million students in over 200 countries are taking Udemy online courses to advance their careers and pursue their passions. Over 150,000 lessons are available on-demand, 24/7, via iPhone, iPad, Android, and Web.
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