ALISON Online Courses

News & Media

ALISON is a free online learning provider founded in Galway, Ireland in 2007 by entrepreneur, Mike Feerick. With 9 million learners in 250 countries, ALISON has global reach and a global reputation.

This section contains articles and interviews about our company from various media sources and is constantly updated.

News and Events

See what exciting new projects ALISON is embarking on, and read what is being said about us in the press!


Press Releases

Keep up to date and read about the latest breaking news from ALISON.


At the core of the ALISON company are our learners. Read what they have to say about us.

Press & Media Kit (Press Pack)

Need more information about ALISON? Download our press kit!

ALISON Graduate & Learner Survey 2014

Find out more about who studies for free on ALISON and why.


Read posts and opinion from ALISON HQ and ALISON learners, graduates and publishers from around the world.

ALISON in Action

Free learning being used in innovative ways across the world


Keep up to date and read about the latest news from the ALISON community.

ALISON — Taking the Education World by Storm

With some of the biggest awards in Education to our name, and mentions in some of the worlds most influential publications, ALISON is bringing about a revolution in Education.

BBC News
New York Times
The Economist