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Harvard Business Review

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Harvard Business Review

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Christensen Institute

“In my 10 years in the education world, Smartly offers the best, most engaging learning experience of anything I’ve seen...incredible disruptive potential.”

Michael Horn

Co-Founder, Clayton Christensen Institute
Washington Post

“...lived up to its billing. It was quick, and I learned a thing or two.”

Dan Byers

Founding Editor, Capital Business
MBA Student Net Promoter Score

MBA Student Net Promoter Score (NPS) rating

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Students recommend

Students would recommend Smartly to a friend


Nathan Philip Wang

Nathan Philip Wang

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

M3 Design, Inc, Mechanical Engineering

“The Smartly MBA program was a fantastic way to earn an MBA. It truly fit my schedule!”

Aleisha Howell

Aleisha Howell

University of Westminster

Program Director, The Creative Coast

“Smartly gave me the tools and knowledge I needed to start my business on the right foot. I'm amazed at how much I've learned in just a year.”

Daniel Gale-Rosen

Daniel Gale-Rosen

Harvard University

HYFN, Strategic Services

“The Smartly MBA program was an amazing way for me to broaden my skills and knowledge...”

Robin Lu

Robin Lu

University of California, Berkeley

Gomay Group, Front-end Engineer

“My journey with Smartly has been incredible. The course material equipped me with knowledge that led to a 66% salary increase.”

Marcela Ruiz de Chávez Vélez

Marcela Ruiz de Chávez Vélez

University of Cambridge

Representative of Mexico, Mission Innovation Secretariat SENER

“As an engineer, I learned quite a lot of business skills that I would have not learned otherwise. The Smartly MBA gives a feeling of total satisfaction.”

Brooke Gerstein

Brooke Gerstein

Cornell University

Banfi Vintners, Marketing

“Smartly has given me the opportunity to not only work alongside incredibly talented classmates from around the country, but also to solidify concepts in a tangible and meaningful way, wherever I am, all via smartphone. Thank you, Smartly!”

Tricia Hautéa

Tricia Hautéa

Tufts University

MIT, Program Facilitator

“I quickly learned how legitimate and challenging the Smartly MBA program is. It's comprehensive and I learned way more than anticipated.”

Anand Bhat

Anand Bhat

Purdue University

Accenture, Systems Integration Lead

“The value of an ivy league MBA in a shortened compact and delightful user experience that makes learning great again!”

Kristian Fennessy

Kristian Fennessy

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Solutions Engineering, Chartio

“I used the knowledge I gained in Smartly's MBA to acquire a significant promotion in both role and compensation. I loved the program.”

Tanzim Khan Milkey

Tanzim Khan Milkey

Williams College

360AlumniInc

“Smartly helped me become a better marketer, a better manager, and a better businessman.”

Veronica Shea Salkin

Veronica Shea Salkin

Northwestern University

Primary Stages, Marketing

“What I learned will stick with me far longer than a standard lecture-based curriculum could.”

Benjamin Piven

Benjamin Piven

Columbia University

Digital Content Editor, Open Society Foundations

“Smartly provides curious students of business with a convenient way to learn new skills, develop business acumen, and broaden their knowledge base.”

Lydia Montagnese

Lydia Montagnese

Johns Hopkins University

CEO, Givdo

“Smartly's mobile-friendly, almost gamified approach to learning helped me round out my proficiency on-the-go with important lessons in finance, economics, marketing, statistics, strategy, and more.”

Lindsey Allard

Lindsey Allard

Dartmouth College

The Strategic Agency, Marketing

“I loved the Smartly program. I have never experienced interactive learning the way Smartly provides. Highly recommend this to anybody who wants to take their career to the next level!”

Brett Shadbolt

Brett Shadbolt

NYU Stern School of Business

CEO, Phusjon Group

“Great for working professionals. Very flexible and informative.”

Alexandra Ekman

Alexandra Ekman

Karolinska Institutet

Client Manager at Redeye AB

“The freedom to take the courses wherever you are, together with the innovative pedagogy makes the Smartly EMBA unique.”

Erin Pellegrino

Erin Pellegrino

Cornell University

Harvard University School of Design

“I can't believe I went to two universities for undergraduate and graduate school, and never learned what Smartly offered.”

Pearce Wurthner-Labrecque

Pearce Wurthner-Labrecque

UNC, Chapel Hill

QuickBase, Inc

“The Smartly MBA program was an incredible experience and continual resource! Consider me a Smartly brand ambassador!”

Tomas Nyitray

Tomas Nyitray

ETH Zurich

Portfolio Manager, SBB Cargo

“The content and key messages are really well prepared and easy to implement.”

Regina Jaslow

Regina Jaslow

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

Chief Revenue Officer, Amplicare

“New courses are continually added and offer fantastic value for a quality education. Having access to the careers platform is also a huge plus.”

Dylan Pradas

Dylan Pradas

University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce

Atlantic Media, Financial Manager

“You will find yourself referring back to the material found on Smartly for the rest of your career.”

Liza Graziano

Liza Graziano

Cornell University

Verizon, HR

“Smartly was a great way for me to obtain additional business acumen without needing to commit to the time and cost of a traditional MBA.”

Chia Jia Hao

Chia Jia Hao

National University of Singapore

Innovation Program Lead, DNS Bank

“Smartly is intense, but very effective! I was definitely challenged.”

Marcus Gilmore

Marcus Gilmore

New York University

Sr. Regional Manager, Center for Sustainable Energy (CSE)

“Participating in Smartly's EMBA influenced how I approached my current role and contributed to me receiving a promotion prior to completing the program.”

Ian Lee

Ian Lee

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Carbon Black, Product Marketing Manager

“Smartly is the future of education: fast, effective and mobile.”

Samuel Miles

Samuel Miles

Yale University

African Leadership University, Facilitator

“Smartly is pedagogy done right for the modern omni-learner. As an educator I could really see the best practices so often talked about baked in seamlessly.”

Geoffrey Schutta

Geoffrey Schutta

The College of William and Mary

CGI, Senior Consultant

“This MBA program could become one of the most beneficial and worthwhile endeavors for students and companies.”

Sachin Doshi

Sachin Doshi

Duke University

Mental Health America (MHA)

“The format engaged me more than most classes I've taken in person. I feel better equipped to tackle real-world problems with the knowledge I've gained.”

Raphael Sung Tark Mun

Raphael Sung Tark Mun

Carnegie Mellon

CEO, Lemmino

“Finding out about Smartly and deciding to apply is one of the best decisions I've ever made.”

Jake Rudin

Jake Rudin

Cornell University

GatherEducation, Director, Business Development

“Smartly provided me with an MBA "on the go." It's everything you need in a degree and nothing you don't!”

Ian Rea

Ian Rea

Princeton University

Pricing Associate at EDP Renewables North America

“Honestly, in terms of learning efficiency and effectiveness, the Smartly app put most of the courses I took at Princeton to shame.”

Elizabeth Kennard

Elizabeth Kennard

Yale University

Sr. Manager, Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc.

“The Smartly program is a unique and engaging way for busy professionals to build their knowledge and gain their business degree.”

Pavel Gurevich

Pavel Gurevich

UC, Berkeley

hiQ Labs

“Smartly was an amazing experience!”

Michael Horn

Michael Horn

Yale University, HBS

Co-Founder, Clayton Christensen Institute

“Smartly is the educational framework of the future.”

Greg Buechler

Greg Buechler

Talent Acquisition Specialist

“Smartly has allowed us to hire executive talent from around the world in the shortest time I have ever experienced in my 30 years of Recruiting. I am almost unwilling to share this gem of a tool!”

Ricky Ge

Ricky Ge

Cofounder, ZoomKinetics

“Smartly's curated talent pool and efficient discovery system made it fast and easy for me to recruit talent for my company”


We’ve been recognized with education technology awards and distinctions.

Reimagine Education Awards
Innovation Awards
Venture Out Awards
The Webby Awards
Dubai Future Accelerator Awards