Free online courses from Harvard University are available in different fields. These courses are called Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Anyone from anywhere in the world can access and enroll in these best online courses and start learning from top teachers of the world.
Harvard University:
Harvard University is  founded in 1636 and one of the best and oldest institution of higher education in the United States. Harvard is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts and has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world.

edX | Free online courses from Harvard University:

edX is an online learning destination and MOOC provider, founded by Harvard University and MIT in 2012. edX is offering high-quality and unique courses from the world’s best teachers and universities and institutions to learners everywhere.
edX has more than 90 global partners. The best thing about this platform is that edX university members top the QS World University Rankings® with our founders receiving the top honors, and edX partner institutions ranking highly on the full list.

Harvard University MOOCs:

Browse free online courses in a variety of subjects. Harvard University courses found below can be audited free or students can choose to receive a verified certificate for a small fee. Select a course to learn more.

These free online courses are available Physics, Math, Chemistry, Computer Science, Architectural, Data Anaysis & Statistics, Energy & Earth Sciences , Humanities, Social Sciences, History, Art & Culture, Law, Literature, Education & Teacher Training, Biology & Life Sciences, Health & Safety, Communication, Business & Management, Economics & Finance.



  • Calculus Applied! Apply tools of single-variable calculus to create and analyze mathematical models used by real practitioners in social, life, and physical sciences.
  • Fat Chance: Probability from the Ground Up: Increase your quantitative reasoning skills through a deeper understanding of probability and statistics.


Computer Science


  • The Architectural Imagination: Learn fundamental principles of architecture — as an academic subject or a professional career — from a study of history’s important buildings.

Data Analysis & Statistics

Energy & Earth Sciences


  • Leaders of Learning: Explore and understand your own theories of learning and leadership. Gain the tools to imagine and build the future of learning.

Economics & Finance

Business and Management

  • Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies: Explore how entrepreneurship and innovation tackle complex social problems in emerging economies.
  • ContractsX 2017: Contracts are a part of our everyday life, arising in collaboration, trust, promise and credit. How are contracts formed? What makes a contract enforceable? What happens when one party breaks a promise?
  • Innovating in Health Care: Improve critical thinking about healthcare entrepreneurship by reading, discussing, and analyzing case studies and writing a business plan.

Art & Culture


  • Ancient Masterpieces of World Literature: Examine how cultures of the ancient world defined themselves through literature and how their vision of literature contributes to our understanding of civilization, culture, and literature today.
  • Modern Masterpieces of World Literature: Examine how great modern writers capture the intricacies of our globalized world and how their works circulate within that world to find their own audiences.
  • Shylock’s Bond: An exploration of the magnetic and ambivalent character of Shylock in William Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice.
  • Hamlet’s Ghost: An exploration of the haunting figure at the heart of one of William Shakespeare’s most famous plays.
  • Masterpieces of World Literature: Embark on a global journey to explore the past, present, and future of World Literature.

Biology & Life Sciences

Education & Teacher Training


  • JuryX: Deliberations for Social Change: Deliberate emotionally charged issues with your peers online without fear or rancor, and experience a system by which a jury, or any community, can move from a place of deep division to agreement and action.

Social Sciences



There are a lot of others free online courses offered by edX with the cooperation of different universities. Please visit edX to get more information about these courses.