Meaning of “Open University” in the English Dictionary

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"Open University" in British English

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Open Universitynoun [ S ]

uk /ˌəʊ.pən juː.nɪˈvɜː.sɪ.ti/ us /ˌoʊ.pən juː.nɪˈvɝː.sə.t̬i/

in the UK, a university that usually accepts students without formal qualifications and allows them to study from home, receiving and sending work by post, by email, or over the internet

(Definition of “Open University” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)