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LinkedIn Learning for the IT Community

LinkedIn Learning is world leading e-learning product used by many international business and universities, including Oxford, UCL, Edinburgh, Southampton and Ivy League. It is available for the staff and students of the University of Cambridge and its colleges.

What is LinkedIn Learning?

LinkedIn Learning is an e-learning resource that provides courses developed by industry experts using content across a breadth of topics and at different levels of expertise. It provides more than 6000 expert-led courses in three main areas: technology, creative and business covering a variety of topic including:

  • Project management
  • Cloud computing
  • Software development (C++, Java, PHP, Python, etc.)
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data science
  • Network and systems administration
  • Common software tools
  • Design and creative presentation tool
  • ITIL and IT help desk
  • User experience
  • Web design and development
  • Leadership and management


Who is eligible to access LinkedIn Learning?

LinkedIn Learning is available free of charge for the staff and students of the University of Cambridge and its colleges.

The LinkedIn Learning full information and access page can be found at:

Further information, including lists of suggested courses and learning pathways curated by colleagues at Cambridge, is available on the LinkedIn Learning at Cambridge hub:

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