Open University in Wales

The Open University in Wales is the leading provider of part-time undergraduate higher education and supported distance learning across Wales. There are around 8000 OU students in Wales and In 2014, for the tenth successive year, The Open University in Wales was at the top of the National Student Survey in Wales for overall student satisfaction.

The OU is a world leader in developing technology to increase access to education on a global scale. This includes free study units on OpenLearn which has had more than 33 million visits; materials on iTunes U which have recorded more than 67 million downloads; and the OU YouTube channel which has had over 23 million views since it was launched in 2008. In 2014 The OU in Wales launched OpenLearn Cymru, offering free Welsh and English medium learning resources to encourage access to higher education in both languages.


Website:  www.open.ac.uk/wales

Tel:  029 2047 1170

Open University in Wales