Our online courses are led by top academics at the forefront of their subjects and explore a wide variety of topics. Research is at the core of our learning and teaching, and we draw on the latest discoveries to inform our online courses.

The University now offers an Online MBA. Study our 100% online postgraduate course which will enable you to obtain a degree from our triple-accredited business school wherever you are in the world.

As well as this, we have a range of short online courses – or MOOCs – that can be accessed on FutureLearn, offering you an interactive way to explore subjects you’re passionate about. These courses are free, have no entry requirements and can be completed at a pace that suits you. Each course explores different subject areas through videos, articles and other online activities, allowing you to join discussions with other learners worldwide.

Get extra benefits by upgrading your course including a shareable online record of your achievements that you can add to your LinkedIn profile or CV.

Online MBA

You can now study our new Online MBA with one of the leading triple-accredited business schools in the UK.

Online MBA

Online courses for schools

Get a taster of undergraduate study.

Online courses for schools

Credit bearing online courses

Earn academic credit and develop your career.

Credit bearing online courses

Continuing professional development

Explore high quality subjects you're passionate about.

Continuing professional development
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ā€œI thoroughly enjoyed the online course and found it incredibly useful to refer to in my later studies. I would highly recommend it.ā€
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Degrees by distance learning

The University runs postgraduate level distance learning courses, which are web based and are supported by our Virtual Learning Environment. Entry requirements and course structure will vary for each individual course. Visit our Coursefinder for course-specific information.

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