Excel Formulas for Absolute Beginners

Learn MS Excel formulas in a fun and interesting way by solving puzzles and playing games!
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (444 ratings)
9,772 students
Excel Formulas for Absolute Beginners
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (444 ratings)
9,763 students
Use Excel Formulas in spreadsheets
Use cell references in Excel - Relative, Absolute, Cross sheet referencing
Understand how formulas in Excel can make your day to day job easy!


  • You should be able to use a PC at a beginners level
  • Must have access to Microsoft Excel Application

In this course we’ll be learning about excel formulas and have a lot of fun while we are at it. 

This course is for Beginners who are just starting with Excel formulas and hopefully, by the end of course gain enough knowledge to be able to use formulas in their day-to-day activities.  We will start with Cell References, and then move on to different types of formulas, functions such as Logical functions, text Functions and Lookup functions.  All the topics have associated Excel Workbook resources containing sample problems to solve, puzzles, games and real-world practice questions to practice on.

To conclude, work on a mini-project to build a dashboard for an imaginary software development firm.

Happy Learning!

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who likes Fun!
  • Anyone who likes to learn by doing
  • Anyone who wants to learn basics of Excel Formulas
Course content
4 sections • 11 lectures • 30m total length
  • Introduction
  • Introduction to Cell References
  • Cell References
    8 questions
  • Introduction to Excel Formula
  • Excel Formula Introduction
    4 questions
  • Formula Basics - 1
    1 question
  • Formula Basics - 2
    1 question
  • Formula Basics - 3
    1 question
  • Formula Basics - 4
    1 question
  • Formula Basics - 5
    1 question
  • Formula Basics - 6
    1 question
  • Absolute and Relative Cell Referencing
  • Cell References across Worksheets
  • Formula Cross-Sheet Cell References - 1
    1 question
  • Formula - Cross Sheet Referencing - 2
    1 question
  • Introduction to Functions
  • Text Functions
  • Logical Operators
  • Logical Functions
  • vLOOKUP - Lookup and Reference Functions
  • Functions - 1
    1 question
  • Functions - 2
    1 question
  • Functions - 3
    1 question
  • Function - 4
    1 question
  • Mini-Project

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Mumshad Mannambeth
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