What is upStart?

upStart is a unique ecosystem within upGrad to help you stay ahead of the curve and experience a part of upGrad's learning experience free of cost. You can choose courses from Business Basics, Data Science, Marketing, Machine Learning & Technology and build your foundational knowledge over a couple of hours. You will have access to Cutting Edge Content that is entirely Self-Paced, a Live Discussion Forum to ask your questions and to interact with others in your class, and a Certificate on successful completion of the course, free of cost.


Quick courses for your busy schedule

Designed in collaboration with leading industry experts to help you develop strong fundamentals.

  • New
  • Business Basics
  • Data Science
  • Marketing
  • Machine Learning
  • Technology
  • Career Planning
  • Introduction to Product Management (8hrs)

    Explore how to be a product Manager and learn some of the key steps of product management.

  • How to Sell Anything: Mastering Sales Techniques (9hrs)

    This course will help you learn about the sales journey and help you master communication techniques, in order to make you an excellent Salesperson!

  • Career Planning Fundamentals (20mins)

    upGrad's Co-founder & Managing Director, Mayank Kumar, shares his insights and guides you through the key steps needed for building a strong career plan.

  • Data Science in E-commerce (13hrs)

    Examine how monitoring and analytical skills are used in E-commerce domain to make business decisions.

  • React.js For Beginners (14hrs)

    Kickstart your career journey with React.js from basics to Learning how to create a phone directory application using open source library.

  • Node.js For Beginners (14hrs)

    Build your technical skills by learning the basics of Node.js.


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