You’re welcome to pay module fees in advance, preferably online, with a debit or credit card.
We accept the following methods of card payment:
|Maestro (UK only)
||5018, 5020, 5038, 5893, 6304, 6759, 6761, 6762, 6763, 0604
||51*, 52*, 53*, 54*, 55*
||4026, 417500, 4405, 4508, 4844, 4913, 4917
We do not accept:
Third party / company Diners or Solo cards
You can also pay with your card by telephone by calling +44 300 303 0266.
We also accept payment by bank transfer. You can transfer money direct to The Open University's bank account.
Bank transfers can take up to ten working days to process, so please allow plenty of time for the transfer.
Our advisers (contactable on +44 300 303 5303) can talk you through the process and ensure you have all the correct information needed to make the transfer to the right account.
Payment in instalments
It may also be possible for you to pay as you study.
Find out more about an account with Open University Student Budget Accounts Ltd and the option of paying in instalments as you study. (Please note that country restrictions may apply.)
You must be at least 18 years of age and credit is subject to your financial circumstances and status.
Learn about employer sponsorship, scholarships and financial support.