Nature Masterclasses Platform

Professional training courses for researchers

Nature Masterclasses provides professional development training for researchers by drawing on the expertise of Nature Portfolio journal editors and experts. A subscription provides access to our entire platform, enabling researchers to access all of our high-quality online training courses and resources on demand. Equip your researchers with the techniques and strategies to develop their skills, confidence and careers.

Researchers gain access to our existing 13 courses with over 60 hours of learning, and all new courses on release.

Online courses

Data Analysis: Planning and Preparing


Maximise the outputs of your data and avoid time-consuming mistakes

Subscriptions available to institutions | Free sample available

Effective Collaboration in Research


Learn how to participate in and lead successful collaborations

Subscriptions available to institutions | Free sample available

Experiments: From Idea to Design


New! Learn to develop, plan, and refine robust and impactful experiments

Subscriptions available to institutions | Free sample available

Finding Funding Opportunities


Learn how to find the best fitting funding opportunities for you

Subscriptions available to institutions | Free sample available

Focus on Peer Review


Learn the foundations of good peer review

Free-to-access

Interpreting Scientific Results


Learn how to interpret scientific findings with more confidence

Subscriptions available to institutions | Free sample available

Narrative Tools for Researchers


Learn how to share your research story persuasively with your peers

Subscriptions available to institutions | Free sample available

Networking for Researchers


Create and nurture professional relationships for mutual benefit

Subscriptions available to institutions | Free sample available

Persuasive Grant Writing


Popular! Learn how to use narrative tools to write convincing grant applications

Subscriptions available to institutions | Free sample available

Scientific Writing and Publishing


Popular! Learn how to write and publish a great research paper
 

Subscriptions available to institutions | Free sample available

Benefits

World-class training

Delivered by Nature Portfolio journal editors, experienced researchers, funders and professionals.

Designed to engage

Online videos, learning activities and workshops offering one-to-one interaction with experts.

High-quality

Researchers benefit from our extensive market research and investment in new content and capabilities, providing instant access to all new and existing courses

Personalized

Researchers can select the courses and individual modules they are interested in and for the right stage in their career.

Flexible

Researchers can decide when and where they learn, at a time that's convenient for them.

Accessible

Courses contain bite-size lessons and provide an accessible, dip in and out format for busy researchers, allowing them to select what they want to learn.

Subscriptions

Laboratory subscription

  • Up to 15 researchers
  • 12 months’ access
  • Usage reports showing researcher uptake
  • Discounts for multi-year



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Departmental subscription

  • Up to 50 researchers
  • 12 months’ access
  • Usage reports showing researcher uptake
  • Promotional resources
  • Discounts for multi-year

Price: Request a quote

Institutional subscription

  • Institution-wide access
  • 12 months’ access
  • Usage reports showing researcher uptake
  • Launch presentation
  • Promotional resources
  • Discounts for multi-year

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