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Economics & Finance

Learn everything about Economics & Finance through free online courses from leading universities around the world, including Harvard, Berkeley and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Search for your favorite university or select your preferred course duration or weekly effort. Most of these Economics & Finance courses are self-paced.

Course name
Duration
Effort

Introduction to Banking and Financial Markets - I

Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
7 Weeks
3-4 hours per week

Macroeconomic Principles

Arizona State University
8 Weeks
N/A

Islamic Banking: Principles, Practice and Risk Management

The Islamic Research and Training Institute
4 Weeks
3-6 hours per week

Understanding Islamic Insurance and Investments

The Islamic Research and Training Institute
4 Weeks
3-4 hours per week

Islamic Money Markets and Sukuk

The Islamic Research and Training Institute
4 Weeks
3-4 hours per week
11 Weeks
4-6 hours per week

Introduction to Economics: Macroeconomics

Seoul National University
6 Weeks
4-5 hours per week
3 Weeks
2-3 hours per week

Introduction to Economics: Microeconomics

Seoul National University
7 Weeks
4-5 hours per week
6 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
4 Weeks
2-3 hours per week
2 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
2 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
2 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
2 Weeks
1-2 hours per week

Microeconomics

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
11 Weeks
12-14 hours per week
1 Weeks
1-2 hours per week

Islamic Finance and Banking: Modes of Finance

The Islamic Research and Training Institute
4 Weeks
3-4 hours per week

Islamic Finance and Capital Markets

The Islamic Research and Training Institute
4 Weeks
3-6 hours per week
14 Weeks
2-4 hours per week

AP® Macroeconomics

Davidson Next
18 Weeks
2-4 hours per week
1-3 weeks per course
1-2 hours per week, per course
4 weeks per course
2-3 hours per week, per course

Corporate Finance

Columbia University
2-4 months
39 - 52 hours of effort
2-4 months
64 - 96 hours of effort
0-4 weeks per course
2-3 hours per week, per course
0-10 weeks per course
1-2 hours per week, per course
1-6 weeks per course
2-3 hours per week, per course
1-6 weeks per course
2-3 hours per week, per course

State, Law and the Economy I

University of Hong Kong
5 Weeks
2-3 hours per week
5 Weeks
2-3 hours per week
10 Weeks
8-10 hours per week

How to Save Money: Making Smart Financial Decisions

University of California, Berkeley
4 Weeks
2-3 hours per week

Fundamentals of Macroeconomics

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
6 Weeks
2-3 hours per week

Principles and Practices of Islamic Insurance

The Islamic Research and Training Institute
4 Weeks
3-6 hours per week
13 Weeks
2-4 hours per week

AP® Microeconomics

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
12 weeks
3 to 4 hours per week

Financial Accounting for Corporations

University System of Maryland
8 Weeks
8-10 hours per week
5 Weeks
3-5 hours per week
7 Weeks
2-3 hours per week
4 Weeks
1-2 hours per week

Introduction to FinTech

University of Hong Kong
6 Weeks
1-3 hours per week
4 Weeks
4-6 hours per week
4 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
5 Weeks
5-10 hours per week

Climate Change: Financial Risks and Opportunities

Imperial College Business School
4 Weeks
2-10 hours per week
4 Weeks
2-3 hours per week
6 Weeks
2-3 hours per week
5 Weeks
2-3 hours per week
6 Weeks
2-3 hours per week
6 Weeks
2-3 hours per week
6 Weeks
3-4 hours per week
5 Weeks
3-4 hours per week
5 Weeks
3-4 hours per week
5 Weeks
3-4 hours per week
7 Weeks
3-4 hours per week

Islamic Finance and Banking

The Islamic Research and Training Institute
4 Weeks
3-5 hours per week
10 Weeks
2-4 hours per week
3 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
3 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
3 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
3 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
4 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
4 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
4 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
4 Weeks
1-2 hours per week

FinTech Ethics and Risks

University of Hong Kong
6 Weeks
1-5 hours per week
1 Weeks
3-4 hours per week
3 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
6 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
6 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
4 Weeks
1-2 hours per week
5 Weeks
3-5 hours per week