15 of the best Harvard University courses you can take online for free
Find free courses on Python, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and much more.
By Joseph Green on April 13, 2023
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TL;DR: You can find a wide range of online courses(Opens in a new tab) from Harvard University for free on edX. Learn about Python programming, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and much more without spending anything.
You might not have had the opportunity to study at an institution like Harvard University, but thanks to sites like edX, you can take a wide range of online classes from this school without stepping foot outside.
You can find online courses on everything from Python programming to artificial intelligence at edX, and some of the best examples are even available for free. That might seem too good to be true, but it’s not. There’s a massive bank of free courses on edX just waiting for students to enroll. You could be next.
We have checked out everything on offer and lined up a selection of the best courses available for free as of April 14:
- Big Data Solutions for Social and Economic Disparities(Opens in a new tab)
- CS50’s Introduction to Artificial Intelligence with Python(Opens in a new tab)
- CS50’s Introduction to Computer Science(Opens in a new tab)
- CS50’s Introduction to Game Development(Opens in a new tab)
- CS50’s Introduction to Programming with Python(Opens in a new tab)
- Data Science: Machine Learning(Opens in a new tab)
- Data Science: Productivity Tools(Opens in a new tab)
- Entropy and Equilibria(Opens in a new tab)
- Introduction to Data Science with Python(Opens in a new tab)
- Leadership: Creating Public Value(Opens in a new tab)
- Managing Happiness(Opens in a new tab)
- Shakespeare’s Life and Work(Opens in a new tab)
- The Climate-Energy Challenge(Opens in a new tab)
- Using Python for Research(Opens in a new tab)
It’s important to note that a lot of the courses hosted by edX are not for total beginners, but don’t let this hold you back. You can still enroll for free and start learning at your own pace. You can even receive a verified certificate of completion for a small fee, if you want something to stick on your CV.