Online and distance courses

Online and distance learning at Oxford University offers a new way of combining innovative learning and teaching techniques with interaction with your tutor and fellow students from around the world. By enrolling on one of our online courses you will enjoy the convenience of studying from anywhere and at any time over the Internet.

For more information on available courses, how to apply, resources and an online short course demonstration, visit Online Learning on the Department for Continuing Education website.

Choose from:

  • short online courses
  • longer online courses
  • professional online courses 


Separately, the Department of Education, part of the Social Science Division,  runs an innovative distance-learning MSc in Teaching English Language in University Settings. For more information, visit their website:

MSc in Teaching English Language in University Settings