Getsmarter is a leading company offering online learning to busy professionals. The company was formed in Cape Town in 2008 and the first university they worked with was the University of Cape Town - UCT.
Today they also work with the University of Stellenbosch, London School of Economics and Political Science, Harvard, University of Cambridge, University of Oxford, University of Chicago, and others.
The courses that Getsmarter offer have been developed by academics at leading universities. They use a 'high touch' methodology to help their students finish their courses. They claim that they achieve an 88% completion rate on their courses.
All the work is conducted online and all learners have a tutor who will assist them if they have any problems. They are now owned by the international company 2U.