Skilled Education designs, develops and delivers online courses and degrees. Our partners include the world’s leading higher education institutions, the largest enterprises and pioneering governments.

We are driven by a determination to close widening digital and soft skills gaps, and a passion to empower learners and transform lives.

Skilled for Universities

Skilled is a trusted partner to Universities who wish to launch online and blended courses and degree programmes to enhance quality, grow enrolments and increase student satisfaction. Our team draws on decades of experience in designing and delivering online degrees for prestigious institutions.

Fully Flexible Online Programme Management

We develop bespoke partnerships to meet the specific needs of University partners. This ranges from short six-month arrangements to multi-year partnerships and a range of fee-for-service and revenue-share options. Our most in-demand partnerships include:

  • Learning design and development on all VLE platforms
  • Marketing and recruitment
  • Enrolment and retention support
  • Academic and sessional tutors

Close skills gaps with Skilled Digital courses

Skilled owns proprietary courses, which empower students and employees to develop the high-demand technology and soft skills they need to thrive in the digital economy. The courses are co-designed, co-delivered and co-credentialed with major technology companies and global industry partners.

Skilled Digital courses incorporate live sessions with industry experts, a pioneering ‘T-model’, dedicated 24/7 support, actionable and meaningful analytics, industry and University certification and powerful employment outcomes.

Skilled Digital for Universities

Courses are embedded into degrees as 15-credit microcredentials or offered as standalone certificates to students and alumni. All courses are white-labelled and bespoke to each University partner.

Skilled Digital for Enterprise

Skilled courses are used to source and prepare new recruits as well as upskill and reskill existing talent. We tailor the courses and learner experience to meet the specific needs of each organisation.

Skilled for Enterprise

Skilled partners with Governments, companies and large organisations to co-create, promote and deliver online and blended learning solutions. Our learning designers enable immersive learning experiences which transform engagement, measurably improve employee skills and enhance organisational performance.

Strategic enablement for Enterprise

We build bespoke partnerships to meet the specific ambitions of large enterprise organisations. Our most in-demand partnerships include:

  • Learning design and development on all LMS platforms
  • Upskilling and reskilling of new and existing staff
  • Managing change and learning analytics
  • Talent acquisition and retention

All Skilled course are structured around our unique pedagogic model which combines:

High quality

live synchronous and immersive asynchronous learning experiences tailored to each individual and cohort

High tech

courses leveraging all appropriate technologies to support the people that matter most: learners and tutors

High touch

based on cutting-edge research proving that student interaction and peer-to-peer networks are central to outcomes

Skilled are a true pleasure to work with. The exceptional quality of their courses, collaborative engagement of their team at all levels, and robust governance and processes have inspired confidence and made a huge positive impact. Students, academics and senior leaders across the LSE all have positive things to say and Skilled have helped us to build strongly from the pandemic as we seek to deliver our 2030 Strategy. Partnerships with the private sector can sometimes be challenging but this has been exemplary from day one.

Professor Dilly Fung

Pro-Director, LSE

We knew we had to partner to ensure the most relevant and immersive curricula, an exceptional online learning experience, access to the best industry leaders and a truly bespoke approach for our University. That’s why we went to the best. The team, reputation, culture and expertise Skilled have established is exceptional. Our academics and staff at all levels have been emphatic about this as we’ve worked together closely over recent months.

Professor Steve West

Vice-Chancellor, UWE Bristol

We knew that we needed a partner that was expert in online higher education, highly-responsive to our requirements and understood the distinctiveness of the University of Cambridge. Skilled gave us all of this. Their team, attention to detail and expertise were exactly what we needed.

Mandy Hill

Managing Director, Cambridge University Press

Our Team

Skilled was formed by a group of higher education veterans, industry leaders and online learning experts to support Universities and companies as they move towards online learning in a flexible manner.

We have established and operated global learning platforms, led digital transformation for the world’s most prestigious Universities and managed training and development for multinational corporations. Our team, led by Rajay Naik, operates in four countries, speaks seven languages and are the friendliest people you could hope to meet!

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Our current roles are listed on this page but we are always looking for talented learning designers, impressive partnership managers and individuals who are passionate about the future of education.

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Our office address is 81 The Cut, London, SE1 8LL