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Saylor Academy and Ideagist have recently partnered to offer more flexible tuition-free and low-cost learning opportunities for Ideagist’s communities. 

Saylor Academy is a non-profit initiative that believes that education should be accessible to anyone, anywhere, and at any time. As part of our mission, we partner with organizations worldwide to help educate communities so they can improve their lives. Saylor partners with universities as well as nonprofits, NGOs and government entities, to promote skill development worldwide.

The Saylor Academy and Ideagist Partnership

In support of this mission, Ideagist and Saylor Academy will leverage Saylor Academy’s courses to help students build critical 21st century skills.  These courses earn free certificates that students can display on LinkedIN, post on Facebook or Twitter or link to in a website or personal portfolio.

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Ideagist and Saylor Academy both recognize that people face complex barriers to education and skills, not least of which are time and financial resources. This partnership allows students to develop key skills on-demand, and will help them become even more competitive once they enter the marketplace. 

”Saylor Academy is pleased to partner with Ideagist to upskill entrepreneurs and professionals in Pakistan. Our free and on demand courses will enable these learners to grow their businesses and accelerate their careers at their own pace.” 

Jeff Davidson, Executive Director, Saylor Academy

“Saylor Academy has developed an amazing portfolio of courses for students that can benefit them in learning and getting university credits at no cost. Our partnership with Saylor Academy will help students from all over the world in benefiting from the full portfolio of the courses offered by Saylor Academy.”

Hassan Syed, Founder and CEO, Ideagist

About Saylor Academy

Saylor Academy is a nonprofit initiative committed to making education accessible and affordable to all who need it.  We are doing so by creating free online courses, created by credentialed professors with teaching experience as well as industry-leading credentials.  Our courses are available for anyone to take at their own pace, and earn certificates or university credits to help them graduate or gain employment faster, and improve their and their families’ futures. We do not charge institutions to partner with us, and are always looking for like-minded organizations to expand our mission further. 

To learn how to partner with Saylor Academy, please contact Jacqueline Arnold, Director of Strategic Relationships and Communications, at [email protected]

About Ideagist is the world’s largest online incubation platform, supporting entrepreneurs from 193 UN recognized countries and territories. Connecting over 370,000 people from 510 communities, Ideagist connects entrepreneurs, innovators, mentors, investors, and startup ecosystem experts from all over the offers a range of courses and certification programs, covering entrepreneurship, innovation, commercialization, incubation, and emerging technologies topics, with a partner network of 105 universities. Ideagist has 120,000+ students enrolled in different training programs from all over Pakistan.