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New software and cyber security Graduate Apprenticeships from The Open University

New software and cyber security Graduate Apprenticeships from The Open University

The Open University will offer Graduate Apprenticeships (GAs) in Software Development and Cyber Security, starting in October 2018. 

18th January 2018
STUC and OU in Scotland celebrate 10 years of partnership

The STUC celebrates a new decade of learning opportunities with The Open University for 580,000 Scottish workers

Today the Scottish TUC and The Open University in Scotland celebrate 10 years of partnership.

14th December 2017
Man writing in a book

Applying for your part-time fee grant

If you live in Scotland and you have an individual income of £25,000 per year or less, you may be eligible for a part-time fee grant for undergraduate study.

1st December 2017
Susan Stewart Director of The Open University in Scotland

A response to the independent review of student support in Scotland

Susan Stewart, Director of The Open University in Scotland, comments on the exclusion of part-time students.

30th November 2017

Open Outlook - November 2017

Find out more about the latest news and events from the Open University in Scotland, with the November 2017 issue of Open Outlook.

29th November 2017
YASS 10 year celebration

OU celebrates ten years of higher education in the classroom

The Open University’s Young Applicants in Schools Scheme (YASS), which enables S6 pupils to study at university level in the familiar surroundings of their own school, is ten years old.

21st November 2017
Scottish Parliament

OU unveils free courses on law in Scotland

A suite of free courses on law in Scotland have been released by The Open University. 

15th November 2017
Left to right: Karen Beck, Suzanne Eadie, Katy Foster, Jennifer Wilson, Hannah Parker

First registered nurses to cross the stage and collect an Open University degree

The first nurses to graduate with a degree at an OU ceremony did so on Saturday, the result of a partnership between The Open University and the NHS with funding from the Scottish Government. 

30th October 2017
OU Honorary Graduates Andy Scott and Edwyn Collins

Degree of success for Open University students

664 new graduates were joined at an Open University degree ceremony at Edinburgh’s Usher Hall by honorary graduates Edwyn Collins, Maria Macnamara, Andy Scott and Ruth Wishart today.

28th October 2017
City of Glasgow College and Open University launch new degree programme

New Open University degree launched at Super College

City of Glasgow College is piloting a new degree pathway in partnership with The Open University in Scotland (OU).

24th October 2017

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