Havard University offering FREE Online Courses (2020)

Situated in Cambridge, Massachusetts – USA, Havard University is popularly known as one of the best universities in the world. This is where most international students dream of furthering their higher education.

Imagine mentioning that you have a certificate from Havard University (or a direct affiliate of the university) in your resume. That would surely go a long way in boosting your chances of landing a better job, right?

Well, you actually have an opportunity to make this dream come true as Havard University is offering several free online courses for the year 2020.

Which courses are being offered free online?

There are quite some attractive courses that could interest you.

As at the time of this post (2nd May 2020), there are 71 FREE Online Courses being offered but this could change at anytime as the university frequently updates the list.

The departments covered includes Computer Science, Health & Medicine, Business, Humanities, Science, Social Sciences, Art & Design, Mathematics and Education & Teaching. There are also Programming courses for developers and programmers.

See List of 2020 Havard University Free Online Courses Below;


  • CS50’s Introduction to Game Development
  • CS50: Introduction to Computer Science
  • CS50’s Web Programming with Python and JavaScript
  • CS50’s Mobile App Development with React Native

Computer Science:

  • CS50 for Lawyers
  • Using Python for Research
  • Data Science: Machine Learning
  • CS50’s Introduction to Artificial Intelligence with Python

Health & Medicine:

  • Lessons from Ebola: Preventing the Next Pandemic
  • MalariaX: Defeating Malaria from the Genes to the Globe
  • Prescription Drug Regulation, Cost, and Access: Current Controversies in Context
  • Improving Global Health: Focusing on Quality and Safety
  • The Health Effects of Climate Change
  • Strengthening Community Health Worker Programs
  • The Opioid Crisis in America
  • Mechanical Ventilation for COVID-19


  • Nonprofit Financial Stewardship Webinar: Introduction to Accounting and Financial Statements
  • Technology Entrepreneurship: Lab to Market
  • Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies


  • Justice
  • Religious Literacy: Traditions and Scriptures
  • Religion, Conflict and Peace
  • Buddhism Through Its Scriptures
  • Judaism Through Its Scriptures
  • Hinduism Through Its Scriptures
  • Christianity Through Its Scriptures
  • Sikhism Through Its Scriptures
  • Shakespeare’s Othello: The Moor
  • PredictionX: Omens, Oracles & Prophecies
  • Introduction to Digital Humanities
  • Japanese Books: From Manuscript to Print
  • Shakespeare’s Hamlet: The Ghost
  • Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice: Shylock
  • Tangible Things
  • Shakespeare’s Life and Work
  • Shakespeare’s Othello: The Moor
  • ChinaX Book Club: Five Authors, Five Books, Five Views of China
  • Bioethics: The Law, Medicine, and Ethics of Reproductive Technologies and Genetics
  • Rhetoric: The Art of Persuasive Writing and Public Speaking


  • Science & Cooking: From Haute Cuisine to Soft Matter Science (physics)
  • Science & Cooking: From Haute Cuisine to Soft Matter Science (chemistry)
  • Principles of Biochemistry
  • Fundamentals of Neuroscience, Part 1: The Electrical Properties of the Neuron
  • Fundamentals of Neuroscience, Part 2: Neurons and Networks
  • Fundamentals of Neuroscience, Part 3: The Brain

Social Sciences:

  • Child Protection: Children’s Rights in Theory and Practice
  • CitiesX: The Past, Present and Future of Urban Life
  • Contract Law: From Trust to Promise to Contract

Data Science:

  • Principles, Statistical and Computational Tools for Reproducible Science
  • Data Science: Probability
  • Data Science: R Basics
  • Data Science: Inference and Modeling
  • Data Science: Productivity Tools
  • Data Science: Wrangling
  • Data Science: Linear Regression
  • Data Science: Visualization
  • Data Science: Capstone
  • Introduction to Linear Models and Matrix Algebra
  • Statistics and R
  • High-Dimensional Data Analysis

Art & Design:

  • Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo and the Birth of Opera
  • Handel’s Messiah and Baroque Oratorio
  • Beethoven’s 9th Symphony and the 19th Century Orchestra
  • First Nights: B