Udemy

Udemy is an online learning platform assisting students, companies, and governments gain the skills they need to reach their goals. The marketplace for teaching and learning connects students to instructors. Whether learning for professional development or personal enrichment, students can master new skills through self-paced, on-demand courses, while experts have a way to share their knowledge with the world. For companies, Udemy for Business offers subscription access to 7,000+ business-relevant courses in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, German, and Japanese, powerful learning analytics, as well as an easy-to-use platform to host and distribute their own content in one central place. It offers governments a highly customizable learning platform designed to upskill workers across organizations and nations and prepare them for the jobs of today and tomorrow.


A Global Leader

It took Udemy 5 years to grow its business revenue from $1 million to $100 million in 2020. It was found that for every dollar spent on Udemy for Business, organizations could realize an 869% return on investment in three years or nearly 9 incremental dollars for every dollar invested in Udemy for Business solutions. During the pandemic, Udemy for Business experienced a 90% surge, while other topics like Virtual Teams (1,523%), Coaching (322%), and Stress Management (235%), also had an increase in enrollments.

Their course content and instructor community are constantly growing, with more than 130,000 courses taught by 57,000 instructors in over 65 languages. They offer students the ability to learn as they go and succeed on their own terms, while instructors have a way to share their knowledge with the world. Instructors can use video, Powerpoint, PDFs, audio, and live classes to quickly build a course and share their expertise. They currently have over 35 Million users, as well as companies like, Apple, Paypal, U.S. Air Force, Walt Disney, Toyota, and thousands of other companies using their platform.