04/18/2012 - This version of OpenEMIS in no longer maintained nor supported.
You are invited to go to
www.openemis.org to access the latest version of OpenEMIS.
OpenEMIS is a generic open source Education Management Information System (EMIS) developed by
In order to contribute to educational policy formulation and planning, based on data and evidence,
UNESCO Division for Planning and Development of Education Systems (ED/PDE/PER) engaged in the design of generic Education Management Information System (EMIS) software called OpenEMIS. The software was meant to constitute a basic, customizable and affordable
EMIS tool for countries with weak statistical database to be able to adapt it to the needs of specific national contexts. The first such tool was tried out and disseminated some two years ago, but soon bugs and needs for improvement appeared. In response to
the repeated requests of data managers and planning experts in education ministries for an improved version of OpenEMIS, efforts to fix the problems and to further improve the software have been made. In January 2011, an improved, functional version of OpenEMIS
has been released.
This portal has been created to host the
software code and its
If you are planning to use this product in a real country context, please contact the
If you are representing a country, an agency or a private company interested in the funding of this project, please contact the