HBX is an innovative digital learning initiative launched by Harvard Business School. The HBX course platform has been designed to bring the dynamism of the HBS classroom to online learning—and deliver transformational educational experiences that enable you to apply what you learn in real-world business situations. 

Top reasons to study here

  • Active: You won’t find long lectures. Instead, you’ll engage with different interactive learning tools every 3-5 minutes—all designed to help you learn more.
  • Social: Connecting you to a supportive global network of fellow participants who engage actively in online discussions, share insights, and provide feedback.
  • Case-Based: You will step into the shoes of business professionals facing real-world business challenges through multimedia case studies.



HBX was founded in 2014 with the mission of expanding Harvard Business School’s reach by delivering high-quality online business education to learners around the world. HBX’s programs deliver a case-based, active, and social learning experience in a highly engaging environment. Programs are designed and taught by HBS faculty who bring their expertise and passion to learners from around the globe.


HBX offers high-impact online business courses. All courses are taught by leading Harvard Business School faculty. Courses cover key business topics including business fundamentals, finance, negotiation, management, entrepreneurship, and sustainability.

Boston, Massachusetts, United States