Free courses available on Coursera

UofG staff and students can now access almost 3,000 free online courses and earn verified certificates as part of the Coursera Consortium programme. Courses range from History to Cyber Security, giving you the chance to develop your skills and grow your knowledge wherever your interests lie. 

To search the catalogue of courses available to you, go to Glasgow’s Partner Consortium home page and create an account using your University of Glasgow email address. 

When you log into Coursera after you have created your account, go to the Glasgow Partner Consortium home page by clicking the arrow on the top left of the page and selecting Partner Consortium – Glasgow.

More training, upskilling and CPD 

As a member of UofG staff, you can also use your University email address to access over 12,000 online courses on LinkedIn Learning and a range of short courses on FutureLearn

Visit the MyGlasgow Training, Upskilling and CPD page to find more opportunities to learn, train and develop.  


First published: 9 June 2021