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About GitHub Education for educators and researchers

GitHub Education offers a variety of tools to help educators and researchers work more effectively inside and outside of the classroom.

As a student or faculty member at an accredited educational institution, you can apply for GitHub Education benefits, which includes access to GitHub Global Campus. GitHub Global Campus is a portal that allows the GitHub Education Community to access their education benefits—all in one place! The GitHub Global Campus portal includes access to the GitHub Education Community, industry tools used by professional developers, events, Campus TV content, GitHub Classroom, and other exclusive features to help students and teachers shape the next generation of software development.

Before applying for an individual discount, check if your learning community is already partnered with us as a GitHub Campus Program school. For more information, see "About GitHub Campus Program."

GitHub Education for educators

With GitHub Education's tools and services for educators of all levels, you can:

GitHub Education for researchers

With GitHub Education's tools and services for researchers, you can:

  • Collaborate with others on your research work around the world on GitHub.
  • Learn how academic institutions around the world are using GitHub for their research.
  • Apply for free GitHub Team, which allows unlimited users and private repositories. For more information, see "Apply for an educator or researcher discount."

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