GitLab is being widely used by educational institutions around the world and GitLab Ultimate and Gold are free for educational institutions.

Educational Pricing

GitLab’s educational pricing policy applies to Gold plans and GitLab Ultimate self-hosted instances for educational use.

Any institution whose purposes directly relates to learning, teaching, and/or training may qualify. Educational purposes do not include commercial, professional, or any other for-profit purposes.

We're able to provide only one license per educational institution (Gold or Ultimate). That's why students can't apply on behalf of their educational institution. To apply please fill out the form below.

Support note - Free GitLab Ultimate and Gold accounts do not include support. However, you can buy support for 95% off, at $4.95 per user per month.