Skip to main content

Online study

Fully online study at the University of Exeter

As a member of the prestigious Russell Group of universities, we are committed to maintaining the very best research, an outstanding teaching and learning experience, and unrivalled links with business and the public sector.

Our online programmes enable all our students to learn from academics who are leaders in their fields and passionate about bringing their latest research into their teaching. Our programmes will challenge you to explore new ideas, ask questions and solve problems.

By studying an online programme at the University of Exeter, you’ll discover how to direct your own learning and take an active part in creating knowledge, ensuring you learn how to think and not simply what to think.

The latest digital learning technologies and careful course design enables us at the University of Exeter to foster a collaborative online study experience for all our students. You’ll get to work with other students taking part in discussions and group activities. You’ll receive feedback from academics to help you develop your understandings that will make an impact in both your professional and personal life.

Whether you would like to advance your career, enhance your existing skillset or are interested in a change of direction in your professional life, there’s never been a better time to complete one of our online courses.

Our online courses

Top 15 icon

We are a Top 15 UK university1.

Russell Group icon

We are a member of the prestigious Russell Group of UK universities.

Icon showing three arrows pointing in different directions

Flexible programmes to help you fit in study around your life.

Earth icon

Top 160 in the QS World University Rankings 20242.

The MSc Psychology (Conversion) programme is really fascinating. I’m diving into topics that I’ve been interested in before, but now I’m getting a chance to discover more about them in greater detail.

I’ve also loved the friendships I’ve made. We’ve started a WhatsApp group and are sharing the highs and lows of studying online. It’s replaced the time you’d usually spend in the coffee shop after a lecture if you were on campus.

Read more from Carys


MSc Psychology (Conversion) Online student

1 11th in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024 and 15th in the Complete University Guide University League Tables 2024
2 153rd in the QS World University Rankings 2024