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IIT Bombay launches certificate courses in digital transformation and power electronics

October 26, 2021 9:39 am

Interested candidates can enroll in both programmes until November 19, 2021. Classes will begin on November 20, 2021. 

India has second-highest women learners for online courses in world: Study

September 17, 2021 9:36 am

For STEM courses, the gender gap narrowed from 23 per cent enrolments from women in 2019 to 32 per cent in 2021. Women’s enrolments in entry-level professional certificates have gone up from 22 per cent in 2019 to 30 per cent in 2021.

Indians have high skills in machine learning, Math but lack data skills: Report

June 10, 2021 10:39 am

Meanwhile, India shows evidence of evolving gender dynamics as women adopt online learning at one of the fastest paces globally. The share of overall Coursera course enrolments as well as in STEM courses from women learners in India saw an unprecedented increase. 

OP Jindal Global University and Coursera jointly launch three online master’s degrees   

April 20, 2021 11:35 am

The new programmes include Master of Business Administration in Business Analytics, Master of Arts in International Relations, Security and Strategy, and Master of Arts in Public Policy.  

Over 3.3 million signed up for 'Science of Well-Being' course and here’s what they have learned

March 15, 2021 12:37 pm

Students have found having a daily meditation practice helpful and have stuck with it even after finishing the class. Meditation also helped her some get off social media.

Learners prefer job-relevant skills, surge in mental health courses in 2020: Report

December 18, 2020 10:20 am

Python, Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning continue to be the top tech skills while soft skills and personal development courses become popular as the workplace scenario changes.

Facebook offers social media marketing professional certificate course via Coursera

September 15, 2020 6:58 pm

The Professional Certificate is self-paced and designed to be completed within 20 weeks, at five hours per week. Upon completion, learners will receive an industry-recognized certificate that they can use to apply for entry-level social media marketing roles.

Odisha, Telangana partner with Coursera to upskill 1 lakh unemployed youth during COVID-19

July 23, 2020 10:59 am

Learners can enroll in the courses offered through the initiative by September 30, 2020, and will have access until the end of the year to complete the courses. 

122 million Indians lost jobs due to pandemic, these skills can help them be employed again

July 19, 2020 7:21 pm

Business, technology, and data science skills are going to be more critical than others and the trend is common across the globe, claims the Coursera report. "Over two-thirds of the enrollments by governments, companies, and campuses on the Coursera platform are in courses teaching business, technology, and data science skills," it said.

Online courses to ace English grammar

June 16, 2020 3:21 pm

Here is a list of courses for those who are either learning communication skills or want to upskill their command over the English language.