Think New with New Zealand

Develop new skills and perspectives with help from the top English-speaking country for preparing students for the future.

Study with Top New Zealand Institutions

Learn from expert educators and industry-leading organisations driving global change.

Certify Your Skills to Upgrade Your CV

Earn CV-boosting certificates from New Zealand’s trailblazing institutions.

17 Courses

Learn new skills, pursue your interests or advance your career with our short online courses.

Upskill with leading New Zealand universities and organisations

It’s never been more important to discover new perspectives on how to confront the challenges of tomorrow.

From climate change to social inequality, New Zealand has long pioneered innovative solutions to the world’s biggest issues. This can be largely attributed to the country’s world-class educational institutions. According to the latest Worldwide Educating for the Future Index, New Zealand ranks as the top English-speaking country for preparing students for the future, and all of its universities place in the top 3% in the world.

That’s why FutureLearn is delighted to present this collection of expert-led online courses in collaboration with Education New Zealand, showcasing the nation’s pioneering educators.

Discover progressive and inclusive education in New Zealand

New Zealand is world-renowned as a trailblazer of social justice and diversity. The country tops the Women in Work Index 2022 ranking, making it the global leader in women’s economic empowerment.

New Zealand was also the first self-governing country in the world where women could vote in parliamentary elections.

This legacy of inclusion and accessibility lives on in an education system that prioritises preparing students both to confront the issues that matter today and to shape the future for generations to come. And this spirit drives every course in our collection.

Forge a new future with New Zealand’s top experts

Channelling New Zealand’s passion for creative and collaborative thinking, these courses will help you contemplate the most important questions of our time in new and exciting ways.

Whether you’re interested in sustainability, social justice, tech or education, New Zealand’s leading educators will guide you through the newest ideas at the forefront of their industry and challenge you to think differently about your chosen subject. You’ll also have the opportunity to gain the skills you need to succeed in an ever-changing professional landscape.

Sign up now, and get a taste of what it’s like to learn with New Zealand’s inspirational and innovative institutions.