Ucas code: O11
What students say about this university115 comments (37 students)
Diversity of supporting materials supplied with course.Report
Opportunities to meet other students and moving deadlinesReport
Same as everyday really. Since you're at home, or working or whatever, the costs are minimal. The modules will tell you if you...
Same as everyday really. Since you're at home, or working or whatever, the costs are minimal. The modules will tell you if you need to buy extra equipment for study. But I've found personally, that my spending has remained the same since starting the Open Uni.×
With open university you don't have to worry about living costs as you study at home or wherever suits you.Report
It is easy to fit Open University study around your other commitments as tutorials are optional (although I found them very...
It is easy to fit Open University study around your other commitments as tutorials are optional (although I found them very useful) and you can study when it suits you, unlike at a traditional brick uni.×
Some tutor groups can be quiet on the forums- you need to get involved actively obviously lack of nightlifeReport
How students describe this university
Overall student satisfaction90%
of students are very or quite satisfied with this university
Number of students150,835
students attended last year
Undergraduate / Postgraduate92%
of students are undergrads
Full-time / Part-time100%
of students are part-time
Male / Female60%
of students are female
Young / Mature30%
of students aged over 21
UK / Non-UK0%
of students here are from outside the UK
Student union satisfaction62%
of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union
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