The Open University Forum is a collaborative network of Open Universities in Finland. It was established in 2004 and represents all Finnish universities.

The function of the Forum is to:

  • promote the formation and implementation of shared principals in Open University education and encourage cooperation between universities
  • influence and represent interests in education policy
  • increase the public awareness of Open University education
  • support the social and regional function of universities
  • support the development of data systems and electronic services connected to Open University education, both in universities and on a national level
  • share experiences and good practices in organizing and developing Open University education
  • share the best practices in international cooperation

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