About / Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is MOOC List?

MOOC List is an aggregator (directory) of Free Online Courses and Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) offered by different providers.

MOOC List is a website where you can find Free Online Courses and MOOCs offered by the world's best universities.

How can I find a MOOC on this website?

To find a MOOC:
1) use the “Find MOOCs by” menu. Here you can browse MOOCs by:
   - Multiple Criteria
   - Initiatives/Providers
   - Categories
   - University/Entity
   - Instructor
   - Country
   - Language
   - Type of Certificate
   - Subjects/Skills

2) in the home page you can:
    - View the Upcoming courses (for the next 30 days)
    - View the Last submitted or updated courses
    - Browse by Course Categories and MOOC's Providers.

3) use the Search form.

How do I enroll in a course?

To enroll in a course, click on “ENROLL IN COURSE” on the course page. This will take you directly to the course website (a different platform), where you can register for the course following the provider's procedures.

Every time I click on the button "ENROLL IN COURSE", I literally wait for hours, and nothing happens!

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How much do MOOCs cost?

Nothing. They are free. Although some providers may charge for things like graded items, course completion certificates, or exams.

How do I get more information about a course?

To have more information about a course, click on the button “ENROLL IN COURSE”. You will get direct access to the course website with more information. For any other information that is not available, contact the provider that offers the course.

A course I am interested in has already started. Can I still enroll?

Yes, you can still enroll! However, you will not be able to turn in any assignments or exams that are past due. Click on the “ENROLL IN COURSE” button to look at the course information and course syllabus to learn more.

I live in the UK. Some of the courses have the "USA" tag as a Country. Am I able to study and claim the certificate?

Yes! Anyone can register for the courses. The tag “Country" refers to the country of the university/entity that offers the course.

What is the value of Certificates?

To know more about the certificates, you have to contact the university's initiative that gives the course.

Do I need to register in MOOC List to take a course?


Why should I register in MOOC List?

Registering in MOOC List allows you to evaluate courses and leave reviews and gives you access to “My Bookmarks”.

How do I register in MOOC List?

Go to “Create new account”. Enter a username, a valid e-mail address, and the characters in the CAPTCHA field. You will receive an email with your account details and an URL that you must follow. This URL redirects you to a page where you must put the password you want and confirm that password. Don’t forget to click on the “Save” button to save the password.

I forgot/lost my password. How do I get a new password?

Go to “Request new password”. Enter your Username or e-mail address. You will receive an email with an URL that you must follow. This URL leads you to a page where you must put the password you want and confirm that password. Don’t forget to click on the “Save” button to save the password. Make sure that you don’t have any opened session in your browser when you do this procedure. If you want to make a secure password with your own words please use this Password Generator made by us.

What is “My Bookmarks”?

“MOOC List” has thousands of different courses. “My Bookmarks” is the way to bookmark your favorites MOOCs. You must be registered and logged in to use this list.

Is “My Bookmarks” publicly available?


How can I add/list a MOOC in MOOC List?

If you have a MOOC and you want to have it listed in our site, please contact us here and we will provide you the information that we need.

How much cost add a MOOC in MOOC List?

Nothing. It’s free.

Can I add a MOOC that requires payment to access the course?

No. “MOOC List” only list courses with open access (free). The course could have the option to pay for the certificate or exam, but the access to the course should be free.

How do I create a MOOC?

MOOC List don’t create courses. There are several free platforms that can be used to build online courses, like OpenEdX, Moodle among others.

How do I contact the team from MOOC List?

To contact us use this contact form.