Three-quarters of students at The Open University are distant learners. The university offers Open Qualification opportunities where the students can build unique qualifications. There are Open Qualification options in the BSc (Honors) Open, Certificate of Higher Education Open, and Diploma of Higher Education Open.
- Due to the quality of education, the university is triple-accredited by the international accrediting bodies including AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS. 72% of the registered students work part-time during their studies.
- The Open University offers two MBAs including the MBA in Master of Business Administration and an MBA in Technology Management. The university offers short courses on science including plants and people and the frozen planet.
- The Open University scholarships include International Distinction Awards 894 GBP ( INR 86,043) and the Computer Science High Achievers Postgraduate funding for International Students.