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FutureLearn Announces Strategic Partnership with the National eLearning Center of Saudi Arabia to Enrich FutureX Platform

FutureLearn, a pioneer in online education, is proud to announce a new strategic partnership with the National eLearning Center (NeLC) of Saudi Arabia, a pivotal advocate for digital education. This collaboration marks a momentous step towards integrating FutureLearn’s extensive educational resources into the FutureX platform, enriching learning opportunities for users worldwide. 

The partnership was officially inaugurated during a signing ceremony at the GREAT FUTURES event held in Riyadh. The event served as a testament to the impactful synergy between UK  expertise and Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030. Key stakeholders from both organisations, including Lord Jo Johnson, Executive Chairman of FutureLearn, and Dr. Hajar Binasfour, Deputy Director General for Empowerment, NeLC, graced the event. 

As part of this collaboration, FutureLearn will curate a selection of its top-tier educational courses to be seamlessly integrated into the FutureX platform. This initiative aims to harness the collective strengths of both organisations to cultivate a more diverse, accessible, and comprehensive learning environment that supports lifelong learning and professional development across various sectors. 

“As we embark on this strategic partnership with the National eLearning Center of Saudi Arabia, we recognise the profound impact it will have on shaping the future of education,” Lord Jo Johnson said. “This collaboration not only underscores our shared commitment to innovation and accessibility but also signifies a pivotal step towards empowering learners worldwide. Together, we aim to revolutionise the digital learning landscape, ensuring that individuals have access to high-quality educational resources that propel them towards success in an ever evolving world.” 

“The National eLearning Center continues its commitment to providing trusted online learning to all through FutureX. Including FutureLearn in our offerings will enhance access to diverse content for upskilling and reskilling for our stakeholders. We view this partnership as strategically significant,” added Dr. Hajar Binasfour, Deputy Director General for Empowerment, NeLC.

The integration of FutureLearn’s content into the FutureX platform is set to commence immediately, with a plethora of courses catering to diverse interests, ranging from technology and business to creative arts, ensuring that there is something valuable for every learner. 

FutureLearn and the National eLearning Center are committed to this long-term partnership, foreseeing its potential to drive innovation in education technology and content delivery while significantly enhancing the global learning experience for users. 

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