Open University

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University in Milton Keynes, UK

About Open University

According to Wikipedia, The Open University is a British public research university and, with over 200,000 people studying, the largest university in the United Kingdom by number of students. The majority of the OU's undergraduate students are based in the United Kingdom and principally study off-campus; many of its courses can also be studied anywhere in the world. There are also a number of full-time postgraduate research students based on the 48-hectare university campus in Milton Keynes, where they use the OU facilities for research, as well as more than 1,000 members of academic and research staff and over 2,500 administrative, operational and support staff.

Open University's Online Degrees

What Is Open University Known For?

Open University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Open University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Open University's Most Influential Alumni?

Open University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Education, Criminal Justice, and Sociology. Here are some of Open University's most famous alumni:

Gordon Pask
Gordon Pask
A British psychologist .
Lenny Henry
Lenny Henry
A British comedian.
Daniel Tammet
Daniel Tammet
A British mathematician, essayist and autistic savant.
Robin Wilson
Robin Wilson
A Mathematician.
Lionel Fanthorpe
Lionel Fanthorpe
A British writer.
Natalya Kaspersky
Natalya Kaspersky
A Russian business woman.
Nigel Bridge, Baron Bridge of Harwich
A British judge .
Edward Francis Leopold Brech
A British business consultant.
Nadiya Hussain
A British-Bangladeshi baker, columnist and author.
Jenny Preece
Jenny Preece
An American computer scientist.
Fiona Williams
A .
Stan Barstow
A British writer.

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