Open University (OU)
The Open University is a world leader in modern distance learning and a pioneer of teaching and learning methods that enable people to achieve their career and life goals, studying flexibly at times and places that suit them. The OU is one of the largest Universities in Europe with around 174,000 students. OU modules are designed for an online environment, using technology-enhanced learning approaches. The OU also has an active research programme with an international reputation for its research quality, impact and environment with considerable experience and expertise in leading national and international projects.