The Open University has a rich heritage and proven track record in distance learning, educating workers for over 50 years.
As pioneers of online education, we have a proven platform and pedagogy. Designed specifically for distance learners, our innovative approaches have supported two million learners to achieve their ambitions over the last 50 years.
Furthermore, our Business School is part of an elite group of just 1% of business schools worldwide that are triple accredited, delivering transformational education in business and management.
Our collaborative approach to in-work learning is so successful because it is:
Studying flexibly with The Open University, your staff will benefit from:
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Our programmes span everything from microcredentials to MBAs, meaning you can upskill staff at all levels of your business.
Choose from a range of options to suit individual requirements, or design your own tailored programme with our learning experts.
The OU works with more than 2,800 organisations to provide learning and development.
This includes more than 190 Local Authorities and 149 NHS Trusts and nations health boards.
The OU has 2,800 apprentices on higher and degree programmes, working with 650 different employers.
The OU understands that in the public sector, many organisations may be required to procure services through a framework of approved/ appointed suppliers. We're are on a number of the most commonly used national Frameworks/Dynamic Purchasing Systems (DPS), so that you can easily commission our services in line with your organisation’s procurement rules. Find out more about partnering with the OU through Frameworks.
Don’t stand still. If you’re ready to drive your business forward with new ideas, energy and expertise, find out what The Open University can offer your organisation. Contact us.