Why choose GetSmarter?

GetSmarter, a 2U, Inc. brand, is an online learning expert with over 10 years' experience in developing high-quality online short courses from the world's leading universities.

What we offer

We deliver market-led 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.

Powered by 2U, 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 unlimited access to 2U’s Career Engagement Network at no extra cost. This platform offers you exclusive resources to support your professional journey, and will provide you with the tools you need to 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.