You have joined a community of over 40,000 students studying on programmes validated by The Open University and delivered by our network of partner institutions worldwide. When you're studying on a OU Validated programme your primary relationship is with the institution you have registered with, which means you have access to their resources and facilities. Did you know that in addition to this you can use the Open University's free online resources and tools.
The Open University has a great range of free online resources that you can use.
What to do if you need to make a complaint
In addition to the Student Protection Plan your institution will have, The Open University’s Student Protection Plan sets out the measures in place to protect students on validated awards in the unlikely situation where a risk to the continuation of their studies arises from the ending of that relationship.