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Most popular online courses in India

India's most popular online courses in 2015 include Mastering Data Analysis in Excel from the Duke University

Best Online Courses in India 2016
Indian professionals are fast realising the need of online courses, especially from reputed foreign universities

They say there is no end to learning. A lot of Indians, both students and professionals, are fast taking up online courses from prestigious foreign universities to give an extra edge to their career. A US-based advanced online learning platform, Coursera has come up with a survey on the most popular online courses and certificates in India in 2015.

In the survey, Indians have clearly choosen the most famous universities from the US. Kabir Chadha, India Country Manager, Coursera, says, “Indian users have exposure to brand names and have preferred popular courses that will sharpen their skills and in turn, will make them career-oriented.”

Coursera was formerly launched in India in 2015 and has registered 1.3 million users, in comparison to 7 lakh users in 2014.

 

India’s most popular online courses in 2015

1. Mastering Data Analysis in Excel Duke University
2. Programming for Everybody (Getting Started with Python) University of Michigan
3. Machine Learning Stanford University
4. R Programming Johns Hopkins University
5. Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects University of California, San Diego
6. Programming Mobile Applications for Android Handheld Systems: Part 1 University of Maryland, College Park
7. The Data Scientist’s Toolbox Johns Hopkins University
8. An Introduction to Interactive Programming in Python (Part 1) Rice University
9. Introduction to Programming with MATLAB Vanderbilt University
10. Using Python to Access Web Data University of Michigan
11. Introduction to Public Speaking University of Washington
12. Algorithms, Part I Princeton University
13. Grammar and Punctuation University of California, Irvine
14. Introduction to Big Data University of California, San Diego
15. Algorithms: Design and Analysis, Part 1 Stanford University
16. Introduction to Marketing University of Pennsylvania
17. Introduction to Corporate Finance University of Pennsylvania
18. Introduction to Financial Accounting University of Pennsylvania
19. Principles of Valuation: Time Value of Money University of Michigan
20. Object Oriented Programming in Java University of California, San Diego

 

India: Most coveted online course certificates in 2015

1. Data Science Johns Hopkins University
2. Introduction to Project Management Principles and Practices University of California, Irvine
3. Social Media Marketing Northwestern University
4. Business Analytics University of Pennsylvania
5. Big Data University of California, San Diego
6. Strategic Management and Innovation Copenhagen Business School
7. An Introduction to Programming the Internet of Things (IOT) University of California, Irvine
8. Machine Learning University of Washington
9. Executive Data Science Johns Hopkins University
10. Software Product Management University of Alberta