Distance learning

Our unique approach to distance learning sets us apart from other universities. We've helped over 1.8 million students get to where they want to be.

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Expertise, encouragement and feedback on your progress – on the phone, online and at group tutorials.

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The OU has been rated as one of the best for overall student satisfaction every year since the National Student Survey first began in 2005.

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We work hard to keep our fees as low as possible, and you can carry on earning while you learn.

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