LANHAM, Md. – April 26, 2023– edX, a leading global online learning platform from 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU), today announced a partnership with ChopraX, the platform co-founded by the internationally-recognized author and leader in global wellbeing, Dr. Deepak Chopra, to create a suite of educational offerings, including massive open online courses (MOOCs) and executive education courses. Course topics will range from consciousness to integrative medicine—areas Chopra has defined throughout his decades-long career as an international figure in wellbeing.
The courses will be created and taught by Chopra and are expected to be available by early 2024.
“More than ever before, people around the world need skills and knowledge to transform their physical, career, and social wellbeing in this very demanding and rapidly changing global landscape,”
said Dr.Chopra. “edX is the premier global destination for high-quality, enriching education programs that help people learn everything from philosophy to calculus, and these new courses will help leaders and learners everywhere on their journey to personal and professional fulfillment.”
“edX is not just a place for traditional academics and workplace training– it’s a platform where anyone can learn for the sake of learning,” said Anant Agarwal, Founder of edX and Chief Platform Officer at 2U. “Deepak Chopra brings a welcome and needed addition to the edX platform, creating innovative courses at the intersection of science, technology, consciousness, and wellbeing that learners will be able to take advantage of anytime, anywhere.”
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