The University of Melbourne which is the second oldest research university in Australia and one of the premier universities in the world has made a serious attempt to offer free online courses.
Apply for Free Online Courses on the University of Melbourne
Ranked between numbers 37 and 39 on a world ranking the university of Melbourne claims that it has ‘raised the bar in online education’ and that the content is rich, engaging and highly interactive, try it with online free courses. This may well be true.
From among the many free online courses here are some that appear to be especially interesting though you will find many others as well.
- Contemporary India: With the country gaining in importance and slated to be an economic powerhouse, this course is worth a look.
- Essentials of Corporate Finance Specialization: Finance experts are expected to be in severe short supply in the short and the medium term.
- Basic and Advanced Modeling for Optimization: Very relevant courses from today’s perspective.
- Foundations of International Psychiatry. A good course for those intending to specialize and even for those who just want to widen their knowledge.
Their website is user friendly and contains all information you may be looking for.
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