All courses posted on the Platform are available for free and without formal requirements for the basic level of education. For those who wish to credit the completed online course while mastering the bachelor's or specialist's degree program at the university, a unique opportunity for Russia to obtain certificates is provided. Obtaining a certificate is possible on condition of passing the control measures of the online course with the identification of the student's identity.
In comparison with the courses of other online learning platforms, the courses of the national platform have certain features:
all courses are developed in accordance with the requirements of federal state educational standards;
all courses meet the requirements for the learning outcomes of educational programs implemented in universities;
particular attention is paid to the effectiveness and quality of online courses, as well as procedures for evaluating learning outcomes.