Open University of Mauritius (OU) 


IAU Member


top General Information




Tel.:+230(403) 8200

Fax:+230(464) 8854


Other Sites

Forest-Side, Curepipe

Institution Funding



The Open University of Mauritius (OU) has been established on 12 July 2012 according to the Open University of Mauritius ACT 2010. The Mauritius College of the Air, which was established in 1971, has integrated the Open University of Mauritius in July 2012. The Open University aims at delivering quality education to learners who are unable to be physically present on campus. With flexible study options, its prospective learners can study from home, work, or anywhere in the world, at a time that suits them and their lifestyle.

Academic Year

From January to December

Tuition Fees

National:Degree programmes: 20,000 per semester. Postgraduate programmes: 25,000 per semester (MUR)



Accrediting Agency

Tertiary Education Commission

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Kaviraj Sharma Sukon

Job title:Director-General

International Relations Officer : Teenah Jutton

Job title:Head of International Relations

top Divisions

Department/Division : Distance Education

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business and Commerce, Computer Engineering, Management, Preschool Education, Teacher Trainers Education, Tourism, Transport Engineering

Department/Division : Media

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Media Studies, Multimedia

Institute : Confucius

Fields of study:Chinese

Institute : Language

Fields of study:English, French, Modern Languages

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Banking, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Criminology, Economics, English, Finance, French, Graphic Design, Human Resources, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Journalism, Law, Library Science, Management, Marketing, Media Studies, Preschool Education, Primary Education

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Business Administration, Education, Educational Administration, Finance, International and Comparative Education, Leadership, Nutrition, Public Administration, Public Health, Taxation

Doctor of Philosophy

Fields of study:Business Administration

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Careers Guidance

Foreign Studies Centre

Language Laboratory


Social Counselling

Sports Facilities

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2014-2015

Full Time Total:16

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Total:1


Statistics Year:2014-2015


Updated on 25-10-2016