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18 Dec 2014

Open University combines open access with research excellence

The Open University’s (OU) results in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) published today (Thursday 18 December) demonstrate world leading research excellence in...  read more

General
16 Dec 2014

30 years of SME research highlights impact of the ‘digital revolution’

The digital revolution and the recent growth of mobile technologies have been key drivers of change for SMEs over the past three...  read more

General
11 Dec 2014

Peter Horrocks Appointed New Vice-Chancellor of The Open University

Credit: BBC

The Open University (OU) has appointed Peter Horrocks, Director of the BBC’s World Service, as its new Vice-Chancellor. Peter Horrocks has been...  read more

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The Open University launches mobile toolkits to engage budding young scientists  11 Dec 2014
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New partnership delivers world-class tailored learning to business and governments  08 Dec 2014
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OU awarded £1m to fund research into opening up education  04 Dec 2014
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The Open University’s virtual laboratory achieves success at Times Higher Awards  28 Nov 2014
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OU joins forces with BAE Systems to harness Rosetta know-how for UK’s newest submarines  27 Nov 2014
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New OU / BBC series: Wild Weather with Richard Hammond – learning resources available including free poster and DIY weather experiments  27 Nov 2014
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OU supports Lunar Mission One – the world’s first crowd-funded mission to the Moon  19 Nov 2014
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New partnerships put Milton Keynes at heart of $400bn Smart Cities revolution  14 Nov 2014
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Rosetta mission – OU space scientists contribute to historic comet landing  13 Nov 2014
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Learning is embracing social networks, finds new Open University report examining global trends in education  13 Nov 2014
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Rosetta mission – the countdown begins…  11 Nov 2014
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Open University warns of risk to UK economy of ignoring benefits of part-time study  06 Nov 2014
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OU academic recognised for ‘pivotal’ role in sustainable forestry development  29 Oct 2014
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Open University expands its portfolio of psychology degrees and gains British Psychological Society accreditation  24 Oct 2014
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How to survive a zombie apocalypse  24 Oct 2014
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Open University awards Richard Delbridge Prize to financial studies student  23 Oct 2014
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NASA astronaut's mission to The Open University  21 Oct 2014


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