The Open University

The Open University
PO Box 197
Milton Keynes
MK7 6BJ
United Kingdom

Tel: 0300 303 5303

About The Open University

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The Open University, celebrating its 50th birthday throughout 2019, was established by Royal Charter on 23 April 1969.  Discover for yourself how relevant and radical we are in our 50th anniversary brochure. We are the leading university for flexible, innovative teaching and world-leading research in the United Kingdom and in 157 countries worldwide. Uniquely placed to understand the needs of part-time students, combining their learning while earning, our innovative, award-winning distance teaching credentials have seen over 2 million students receive an education, otherwise denied to them at campus-based universities. Interested in seeing more? Take a look at our prospectuses.

The Open University’s mission: open to people, places, methods and ideas sets us apart from other universities globally.  The OU alumni and current student community is a movement of millions.  We are enormously proud to promote educational opportunity and social justice.

Through world-leading academic research,and the latest pedagogic innovation and collaborative partnerships we are focused on transforming the design, content and delivery of supported, flexible open learning.

 

Working with The Open University

How would you like to help someone change their life?  The Open University is the UK’s largest university, a world leader in flexible part-time education combining a mission to widen access to higher education with research excellence, transforming lives through education. Our research underpins the teaching we deliver to some 200,000 students as the UK’s largest university. Nearly three quarters (72%) of Open University research was assessed as world-leading or internationally excellent in the UK Research Excellence Framework 2014.
 
Uniquely we operate within the four nations of the UK, with nation offices in BelfastCardiff and Edinburgh as well as regional offices in England and our head office in Milton Keynes.
 
All of our roles play a key part in our students' journey.  We have a range of exciting opportunities for ambitious academics and researchers, as well as top class teaching and professional services roles. We offer a dynamic, inter-disciplinary research culture where academics and researchers can work creatively.

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