Welcome to The Open University Validation Partnerships (OUVP) website. Whether you’re a current or prospective partner, a student or simply want to find out more about us, this website will provide all the information you need about OUVP. If you have any questions or want to speak to a member of our team, don’t hesitate to contact us here.
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Are you interested in becoming an approved institution and offering degree level qualifications?
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For students who hold an award of the Council for National Academic Awards (CNAA) or an Open University validated award and for third parties seeking verification of these types of award.
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As part of current institution-wide engagement around a new University Strategy, Gráinne McGowan, OUVP Senior Quality and Partnerships Manager was interviewed on her contribution to the institutional strategy, specifically, Strategic Goal One: Extending our reach and offer to include even more people from all parts of society in lifelong learning.
The OU’s capability in meeting the challenge of distance learning in the COVID-19 age is highlighted in a news item by Professor Agnes Kukulska-Hulme, Professor of Learning Technology & Communication (Institute of Educational Technology) in Al Arabiya News.
OUVP welcomes New Model Institute for Technology and Engineering (NMITE) to its growing family of validated partners.