The Open University in Ireland is open to people, places, methods and ideas. We promote educational opportunity and social justice by providing high-quality university education to all who wish to realise their ambitions and fulfil their potential.
In Ireland we offer a wide range of courses and qualifications through supported open learning, we support our students and staff, undertake projects around learning enhancement, and engage with key education stakeholders and policy-makers.
We are here to help individuals, local business, the community and the economy of Ireland.
We’ve been the experts in distance learning for over 50 years, allowing you to fit study around your life. Find out more about studying with us here.
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