The Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI) is a distinct faculty of Digital Engineering at the University of Potsdam, Germany. Known for its digital engineering excellence, HPI merges top-tier research and teaching with the benefits of private funding, offering tuition-free programs. With the support of the benefactor Hasso Plattner and international collaborations reaching Silicon Valley, the institute's offerings continue to expand.
A standout initiative is openHPI, their digital education platform. Since 2012, HPI experts have developed interactive MOOCs on IT, Digital Health, and Design Thinking for openHPI, available in German and English.
OpenupEd is an open, non-profit portal from universities offering MOOCs on their own platforms, benefiting both individuals and society. It aims to make online higher education accessible and tailored to learners' specific situations.
OpenupEd provides high-quality, learner-focused courses designed for flexible self-learning in various languages. They offer both self-paced and scheduled MOOCs that embody the principles of open education, which seeks to eliminate barriers and diversify learning and knowledge-sharing methods.
The AI Campus, funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), is a learning platform offering free resources on artificial intelligence (AI) and data literacy. It was collaboratively developed by organizations including the Stifterverband, German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI), the Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI), NEOCOSMO and the mmb Institute, with a beta release in 2020.
The platform not only covers foundational AI topics and interdisciplinary research like machine learning, but also focuses on creating learning opportunities tailored to specific sectors or areas, such as the application of AI in medicine.
NAU is an innovative online project in Portugal, supported by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and its FCCN Unit. It offers MOOC-style courses to a wide audience, fostering digital development and education. NAU aligns with Portugal's INCoDe.2030 initiative, promoting digital development, digital inclusion and literacy, education and qualification of the active population.
NAU's aim is to be the reference platform for Portuguese-speaking knowledge, to encourage requalification and lifelong learning, to scale the dissemination of online courses, to promote a culture of knowledge and continuous learning, particularly in the Portuguese population, and to stimulate digital literacy.
iMooX offers freely accessible and openly licensed online courses (Massive Open Online Courses) on various topics. They are available to all interested parties free of charge, independent of time and location.
iMooX's goal is to make university-level educational content accessible to a broad section of the population and to allow as many people as possible to further their education. Every semester, more exciting courses are added to the platform. We offer free and openly licensed educational content for everyone - learn anytime, anywhere.