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Want to achieve your ambition? Study with us and you’ll be joining over 2 million students who’ve achieved their career and personal goals with The Open University.
We’ve pioneered distance learning for over 50 years, bringing university to you wherever you are so you can fit study around your life, with expert tutor support every step of the way. In fact, our students rated us 88% for overall student satisfaction and we were ranked third in the 2021 National Student Survey. Meaning when it comes to realising your ambition, you couldn’t be in better hands.
The OU was founded to open up higher education to all, regardless of background or circumstances. Our mission is to be open to people, places, methods and ideas—and as such, equality and diversity are at the heart of everything we do.
Coronavirus vaccination information
We’re supporting the delivery of up to 500 vaccinations a day. The OU’s Michael Young building is the premises for the Rainbow Pharmacy vaccination centre. If you have a question about your vaccination, call: 01908 893240.
Our coronavirus page has the latest on what the OU is doing in the fight against coronavirus.