Reshaping the future of online education

Who we are

Synap is paving the way for a new approach to education. Our online learning and exam delivery platform combines microlearning principles and cutting-edge analytics to generate meaningful insights and predictions. Our mission is to make the transition to online learning effortless for our customers while keeping students engaged with their learning. Organizations of all sizes use Synap to deliver online exams and courses in sectors ranging from education, health and law to transportation and engineering.

Values we live by

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Agile

In the pursuit of excellence, our product and features are constantly evolving in response to diverse customer needs, feedback, and learner data
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Collaborative

We work closely with our customers to ensure their projects are successfully aligned with the needs of their members, employees, and stakeholders
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Learner-centered

Synap was made by students, for students. We're here to make learning engaging, providing data-driven insights so our users can learn more in less time

Our journey so far

  • 2015

    Where the journey began

    The idea for Synap was born by two medical students at the Unversity of Leeds. They developed a multiple choice question app for their own exam revision and later shared it with their friends.

  • 2017

    Taking a leap into business

    Synap became a full-time endeavour after graduation and their first employees were hired. Synap started working with it's first customers including schools, colleges, and other institutions.

  • 2019

    From seed to plant

    Synap completed it's first investment round, securing seed funding for the company. Synap HQ was also established at a dedicated office space in Leeds.

  • 2020

    The evolution of Synap

    With a worldwide pandemic accelerating the shift to online learning, Synap introduced a new solution for delivering high stakes exams and delivered them in 6 continents.

  • 2022

    Next steps and future plans

    Over the next year, Synap plans to expand it's current team and continue with the development of new and exciting features, allowing customers to take their online learning to the next level.

Meet the team

Join the revolution of online learning

From startups to international businesses, companies of all sizes use Synap to deliver a seamless online experience for their learners

See why our customers love Synap

Schools, businesses, and organisations all around the world use Synap to help them achieve their goals

Having Synap as our tech partners has been invaluable in helping us to create an online learning environment that is both innovative and agile. They continue to be incredibly supportive as we continue to develop and grow.

Linda B

CEO at PurpleBee

Synap's pros are its ease of use! A lot of our users wouldn't be that comfortable with online resources like this but the simplicity of the platform allows our students to learn and gain knowledge quickly & easily.

Jamie B

Driving Services Manager at FreeNow

Synap is helping my students to reinforce their knowledge of complex medical information. The software was greatly appreciated by the students, who liked the fact that it was easy to use and also worked with a mobile app.

Harry W

Professor at Brighton & Sussex

The best thing about the system is how straightforward it is to learn how to use it. I felt very confident in creating courses after a very short amount of time.

Alex G

Training Manager at GoodSense

The team at Synap has simply been fantastic. We are not the easiest of clients but their support and collaboration had been immense in taking our product to the next level. Highly recommend!

Jaber F

Frasers

Synap came to our rescue when we needed a platform for computer-based testing, with a short turnaround time. We got great feedback from our examinees. We are very impressed with Synap.

Lauren N

Program Director at American Academy of Osteopathy

This company made the 2020 academic year, that brought unparalleled challenges in education, a success. I got glowing reviews from students. We all sing the praises of this programme and the kind people behind it.

Henda S

Program Director at University of the FreeState

Synap has been an extremely helpful tool for not only our internal team but also for students around the world. Many of our students have benefited greatly from Synap’s unique spaced learning feature

Hamzah B

CEO at StudyHat

Having Synap as our tech partners has been invaluable in helping us to create an online learning environment that is both innovative and agile. They continue to be incredibly supportive as we continue to develop and grow.

Linda B

CEO at PurpleBee

Synap's pros are its ease of use! A lot of our users wouldn't be that comfortable with online resources like this but the simplicity of the platform allows our students to learn and gain knowledge quickly & easily.

Jamie B

Driving Services Manager at FreeNow

Synap is helping my students to reinforce their knowledge of complex medical information. The software was greatly appreciated by the students, who liked the fact that it was easy to use and also worked with a mobile app.

Harry W

Professor at Brighton & Sussex

The best thing about the system is how straightforward it is to learn how to use it. I felt very confident in creating courses after a very short amount of time.

Alex G

Training Manager at GoodSense

The team at Synap has simply been fantastic. Their support and collaboration had been immense in taking our product to the next level. Highly recommend!

Jaber F

Program Lead at Frasers

Synap came to our rescue when we needed a platform for computer-based testing, with a short turnaround time. We got great feedback from our examinees. We are very impressed with Synap.

Lauren N

Program Director at American Academy of Osteopathy

This company made the 2020 academic year, that brought unparalleled challenges in education, a success. I got glowing reviews from students. We all sing the praises of this programme and the kind people behind it.

Henda S

Program Director at University of the FreeState

Synap has been an extremely helpful tool for not only our internal team but also for students around the world. Many of our students have benefited greatly from Synap’s unique spaced learning feature

Hamzah B

CEO at StudyHat