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SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Udemy (Nasdaq: UDMY), a global destination for online learning and teaching, announced a strategic partnership with FUNiX, the leading online education platform in the Vietnam. With a shared mission to improve lives through learning, this momentous partnership has opened up an unprecedented opportunity for millions of Vietnamese learners to acquire the most in-demand skills in Vietnam and in the global marketplace, as they are looking for new ways to improve their professional skills and personal development.
“The value of online education in Vietnam is undeniable,” said Nguyen Thanh Nam, founder of FUNiX. “Udemy came at the right time for FUNiX and for Vietnam. I believe the combined strength of Udemy’s high-quality courses and FUNiX’s strong support services will bring great success to the Vietnamese people.
Since the onset of the global pandemic, the adoption of e-learning in Vietnam has grown rapidly. In addition to Udemy’s content and data offerings, the company will provide a personalized, remote, and scalable workplace learning platform for organizations that aim to stay competitive and sustain positive business results.
“Vietnamese organizations have a major opportunity to build a flexible, affordable and customizable learning culture in this new digital era,” said Rich Qiu, President of New Ventures at Udemy. “We are excited to work with FUNiX to provide the people of Vietnam with a personalized and digital learning experience. This partnership reflects Udemy’s commitment to continued growth in the APAC region.
“Udemy and FUNiX have a shared mission to provide large-scale online education in various professional skills, from programming and digital marketing to design and accounting,” said Le Minh Duc, COO at FUNix. “With this great common goal, I believe that our two companies will achieve many successes together and contribute to the continuous development of education in Vietnam.”
Udemy has made substantial investments in the Asia-Pacific region in recent years, expanding its global footprint to include 9,200 international courses in 13 local languages while working with innovative organizations such as Samsung Electronics, DB INSURANCE, LG Uplus Corp, Mitsubishi Chemical and Hyundai Mobis. . In collaboration with FUNiX, Udemy is excited to create a localized educational experience in Vietnam.
FUNiX is a leading online education platform in Vietnam. Established in 2015, FUNiX has trained over 18,000 students and built the largest network of industry mentors in Vietnam. Students are connected to all the resources necessary to take advantage of the incredible amount of knowledge on the Internet, in order to achieve their educational and career goals. FUNiX’s certificates and credits are widely recognized by companies and universities across Vietnam as well as overseas.
Udemy (Nasdaq: UDMY) offers flexible and effective skills development to empower organizations and individuals. The Udemy marketplace platform, with thousands of up-to-date courses in dozens of languages, offers the tools learners, instructors, and businesses need to achieve their goals and reach their full potential. Millions of people learn on Udemy from real-world experts on topics ranging from programming and data science to leadership and team building. Udemy Business offers enterprise customers an employee training and development platform with subscription access to thousands of courses, learning analytics, and the ability to host and distribute their own content. Udemy Business clients include Fender Instruments, Glassdoor, On24, World Bank, and Volkswagen. Udemy is headquartered in San Francisco with centers in Ankara, Turkey; Austin, TX; Boston, Massachusetts; Mountain View, California; Denver, Colorado; Dublin, Ireland; Melbourne, Australia; New Delhi, India; and Sao Paulo, Brazil.
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Source: Udemy, Inc.