Providing education, working with and within the local communities of Scotland.
Students say ... "I think it is something that should be stressed - the fact that there is such good support, relatively local support"
Open to people, places, methods and ideas, The Open University provides high-quality university education to all.
For employers and individual students, whatever your learning and training needs, our local staff are available to provide information and advice to guide you onto the right course.
Once you start studying we will support you or your employees through to successful completion and achievement of the appropriate qualification.
The OU is a charity registered in Scotland (SC 038302).
The Open University in Scotland has 116 staff and 526 part-time tutors supporting the 16,000 local students.
We provide flexible support, tailored to the needs of the individual student and their area of study.
Find out about studying with the Open University in Scotland.