University or career? Have both.”
If you’re looking for a degree that combines flexibility, high quality and value for money then The Open University can provide it. We are the world's leading provider of non-campus based learning and, with over 40 years' experience, you can be confident that the OU is a good choice.
Most OU students study part-time which allows them to start or switch career, earn a regular income and build towards a highly respected degree. For those who have the time, full-time study is possible too. Whatever you choose to study, you'll share the well-deserved reputation all our students have for energy, ambition and commitment - qualities employers value highly.
There are many other benefits in choosing to study with The Open University:
On top of that, we’re one of the UK’s top universities for student satisfaction** - and have been since the National Student Survey began - real evidence that what we do really works for all our students.
*Applicable to students in England only. Other payment and financial support options are available for the rest of the UK.
**According to the National Student Survey 2013