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Learn about distance learning with us as an international (ie non-UK based) student.

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Learn with us about fitting your studies around your busy lifestyle.

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Learn about our international reputation for outstanding teaching and excellence in research.

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Truly global study

Lauren studied in Jamaica, London and Tokyo, and The Open University provided seamless support.

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Start your studies in October

If you’d like to start studying with us in October 2015, you’ll need to have enrolled by 10th September, which is just a few weeks away.

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Mary attained her goal of a Masters degree in Education.

What would you like to achieve with The Open University?

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Latest news

Come and meet us in Dublin

If you live in Ireland and you’re considering studying with The Open University, there’s a chance for you to meet us and find out more.

We’re hosting an open morning in Dublin on Saturday 5th September 2015.

The Open University wins Telly Award

The Open University is a winner at the 36th Annual Telly Awards.

The university won for its informative, animated shorts entitled '60-Second Adventures in Astronomy.' The series of 60-second animations examines different scientific concepts from the big bang to relativity, from black holes to dark matter.

The Open University rates highly for student satisfaction

The Open University has once again performed outstandingly in the latest UK National Student Survey. 

The university received an overall satisfaction rating of 90%, making it one of only three Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) to consistently score 90% or above every year since 2007.

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