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Welcome to The Faculty of Science at The Open University

Home to the Departments of: Environment, Earth and Ecosystems, Life, Health and Chemical Sciences and Physical Sciences

Information about the Faculty, our teaching, our cutting edge research, our staff and our outreach activities may be found by browsing through the tabs above.

International Year of Light 2015


The Open University is set to celebrate the International Year of Light 2015 with a series of initiatives during the year.

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Meet the Universities

We are exhibiting at the Society of Biology ‘Meet the Universities’ event on Thursday 18 June 2015, Royal College of Surgeons, London.

This is an opportunity for post-16 school and college students to come an explore university biosciences departments.

To find out more and  to register