Online and distance learning with The University of Manchester
Whether you're a professional looking for a formal qualification, a graduate aiming to boost your career prospects or an enquiring mind eager for greater knowledge, you'll be able to find a distance learning course at Manchester to suit your needs.
Delivered via self-study and web-based resources, our online distance learning courses allow you to enjoy a University of Manchester education away from our campus. This makes them an ideal form of learning if you need to study alongside other commitments.
Find out how you can get a university-level education by studying online.
Find out how distance learning courses are taught and assessed.
MOOCs (Massive open online courses)
Find out more about our free, online, short duration MOOC courses.
Continuing education and CPD
Looking to continue your professional development? Or simply to undertake a short course of learning? See what programmes we have on offer.