Why choose GetSmarter?

GetSmarter delivers online short courses with edX, a 2U company. As an online learning expert with over 15 years of experience, we develop high-quality educational offerings from the world's leading universities.

What we offer

We deliver market-led executive education courses that equip working professionals with the expertise required for the workplace of the future through an immersive online experience. With a data-driven approach, we analyze future skills requirements and ensure that all our courses address this need.

With edX, a 2U company, we ensure that leading universities and institutions are your expert guides and our people, technology, and resources are your engine – together we power more than just education, we power your potential.

As a student, you will gain access to edX’s Career Engagement Network, which offers exclusive resources and tools to support your professional journey and drive your career forward. Find out more.

Data-driven course selection

Our longstanding expertise in market research, data analysis and business insights ensures that we select the most relevant courses for your future.

Outcomes-based design

Our career-focused curriculum harnesses a range of multimedia formats to optimise learning outcomes. This ensures that you complete a course with university verified skills that are relevant to your industry. Since our inception (2008) we've achieved a 90% completion rate.*

* The proportion of students across all GetSmarter courses from 2008 to May 2019 who have completed a course, regardless of grade received.

People-mediated delivery

Our courses are designed with professionals in mind and optimized to fit learning into your lifestyle. Each student is assigned a Success Adviser and is offered 24/7 assistance. This level of support has resulted in a 95% satisfaction rating during 2019.*

* Our satisfaction number measures expectations met or succeeded by students, to which we’ve obtained a 95% score in 2019.