Your registration policy documents
These documents form part of your registration for any study that starts between 1 August 2020 and 31 July 2021.
This applies to you if:
- you are registering for study with The Open University for the first time
- you have studied with us before and you are now continuing your studies
- you are coming back and are registering to study something else.
Standard registration policy documents
These policies apply to you if you are studying a module/s either as a standalone course or as part of a qualification or an integrated masters degree.
Short Course registration policy documents
These policies apply to you if you are studying a non-credit bearing module from our Short Course Prospectus.
Research Degree registration policy documents
These policies apply to you if you are studying for an Open University research degree. This will be either a PhD, an MPhil, an EdD or an MRes.
Policies from previous years
If you are looking for policies from previous years then please select the relevant link above as each policy page holds all previous document versions where applicable. Further policies can be found at Student Policies & Regulations.