OSOE is free as in freedom. The course material is published under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 Unported License and the underlying ERP System, ERP5 is published under the GNU General Public License.
There are two ways to participate in OSOE:
You can find the course material at
You can use ERP5 for your students at no cost through the ERP5 Virtual Machine:
Alternatively, OSOE can provide SaaS instances based on SlapOS www.slapos.org at cost price. In this case, we have to know when the course will start and how many instances are needed.
For option 1), OSOE offers to supervise the course at your university by giving help to the professor. The OSOE rules to assure a successful course are:
For option 2), if an OSOE member teaches at a foreign university, he usually requests to be paid as any other external professor would be paid.
If your are interested to participate, please contact us.