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18 Oct 2017

The Planet Building Mystery

A paper published this week in Astrophysical Journal, led by Open University academics, has examined the exact structure and behaviour of the...  read more

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09 Oct 2017

Drivers using hands-free mobiles can be as dangerous as drink drivers

Fifty years on from the introduction of road-side drink driving breath tests, new research by The Open University and the University of...  read more

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03 Oct 2017

BBC World Service, British Council and The Open University launch International Radio Playwriting Competition 2018

Writers from around the world are invited to submit their scripts as the 26th International Radio Playwriting Competition opens for entries today....  read more

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“Be more ambitious!” universities are told in approach to mature students  04 Jul 2017
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The £2.2 Billion cost of the skills gap  03 Jul 2017
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The Open University outlines plans for radical reinvention  14 Jun 2017
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“Fundamental culture change” needed to address skills shortage  12 Apr 2017
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Free education for prisoners in three-year pilot scheme  28 Mar 2017
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OU research informs prominent IT gender report in India  06 Mar 2017
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Open University UK inks agreement with Chennai provider  02 Mar 2017
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FutureLearn announces first US university partners  15 Feb 2017
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New home for OU News  15 Feb 2017
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Open University widens access to Higher Education in Africa  31 Jan 2017
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The Open University partners with Debenhams to launch the ultimate VIP Career Styling Experience  10 Jan 2017
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Online course for international humanitarian managers launched  12 Dec 2016
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OU appoints Executive Deans for STEM and Arts & Social Sciences  05 Dec 2016
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Learning through design, analytics and failure: top trends to disrupt education over next decade  01 Dec 2016
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New gateway site offers “unparalleled” resources for adults seeking education to boost their careers  21 Nov 2016
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Elite Business Schools join forces to strengthen leadership development for the voluntary sector  01 Nov 2016
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Special award for inspiring OU professor who champions womens’ careers in maths  11 Oct 2016


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