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13 Apr 2018

OU Vice-Chancellor announces he is to stand down

Announcement from the Vice-Chancellor I am announcing that I am standing down as Vice-Chancellor of The Open University with immediate effect. The...  read more

General
03 Apr 2018

Fund opens for Disabled Veterans' offering free study

A new fund has been launched at The Open University especially for former services personnel who have been disabled in or as...  read more

General
28 Mar 2018

The Open University: Building a better future for Students

In an interview on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, Peter Horrocks said the OU was gearing up for a major investment in...  read more

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Validation report champions growth, diversity and innovation in HE  21 Dec 2017
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The OU spreads its wings and takes its apprenticeship expertise to the US  13 Nov 2017
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Addressing the diversity deficit in UK social work – OU working with employers to harness new Social Worker Degree Apprenticeship  09 Nov 2017
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New website helps those affected by growing challenge of online affairs  06 Nov 2017
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The Planet Building Mystery  18 Oct 2017
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Drivers using hands-free mobiles can be as dangerous as drink drivers  09 Oct 2017
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BBC World Service, British Council and The Open University launch International Radio Playwriting Competition 2018  03 Oct 2017
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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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