The Open University provides high-quality distance learning for all. The OU in Northern Ireland has over 4,500 students supported by 169 tutors and 46 staff based at the headquarters in Belfast, which also serves students in the Republic of Ireland.
Around 600 courses can count towards more than 250 qualifications. With specially designed introductory courses, you can gradually build towards your first university-level qualification, towards a degree and even beyond.
The OU also does world-leading innovative research and development which influences policy and enriches lives.