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People love studying with The Open University.

Our unique teaching methods mean you don’t need to put your life on hold to get a qualification, and our students consistently rate us highly.

Find the right course for you

Open University Courses

You can try out OU study for free with our free online education resources - there's a wide selection for you to choose from.

Courses and Qualifications

Take a look at the courses that we offer below and contact us to explore what option best meets your needs. Visit our Courses and Qualifications

Flexible ways to pay

You don't need formal qualifications to study at the OU and there are many courses for people new to third-level study. We offer a huge range of courses and qualifications, and flexible ways to pay  so why not take a look at what’s on offer?

Working with our students

We work with and listen to our students through our student charter and The Open University Students Association.

We also work in partnership with employers and regulatory bodies to ensure our qualifications are formally recognised to meet the needs of industry.