Let our courses inspire you

Choose from our wide and varied curriculum that covers a range of subjects: from arts to science and everything in-between. You can use these to build a range of qualifications that include certificates of higher education, diplomas of higher education, foundation degrees or honours degrees.

You could also tailor a qualification to your needs and interests by choosing an Open degree, our most popular degree.

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Study available at The Open University

We not only offer a wide choice of subjects and start times, but also qualifications that are recognised and respected by employers for their excellence and the commitment it takes to achieve one.

Choose from around 120 highly respected undergraduate qualifications made up of honours degrees, foundation degrees, diplomas of higher education, certificates of higher education and our own certificates.

Or perhaps you want to develop your career to a senior level, research a fascinating subject or become a specialist in your field. The OU also offers an impressive range of world-class postgraduate programmes that fit neatly around your other committments.

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