The Open University (OU) operates in the field of lifelong learning.
In cooperation with the university’s academic units (institutes) the OU offers continued education courses in the university’s fields of competence which cover the following subject areas: agriculture, social and behavioural sciences, exact sciences, natural sciences, technology, production and engineering, arts and humanities. Up to this day the OU has carried out more than 150 different continued education courses and the list of programmes grows continuously.
The OU welcomes everyone who wishes to expand their professional skills and knowledge or take part in a continued education programme. Learning options available through the OU are:
Participants are issued certificates upon completion of a programme. The OU learning options are a fee-charging service. The university will issue an invoice for services rendered.