Established in 2002, Open University Malaysia (OUM) offers academic programmes that cater to industry demands. It now offers about 70 programmes for working adults who want to upgrade their skills and knowledge for career progression or transition, or who simply wish to fulfil an ambition of lifelong learning. All of OUM’s academic programmes are part-time and remote. The university provides students with comprehensive online resources and regular meetings with supervisors through its local and international learning centres.
- 2006: Multimedia Super Corridor Asia Pacific ICT Awards – Best of Education and Training
- E-Learning Recognition Award, Eszterhzy Kroly College, Hungary
- Award for Excellence in Distance Education Materials Learning Skills for Open and Distance Learning
- The Commonwealth of Learning, Technology Business Review Award for Excellence in Education Management Provision of Continuous Education