TYPO3 Higher Education Package: Comprehensive Websites - Quick, Easy and Affordable

Higher education websites require sophisticated architecture that is capable of handling a diverse set of challenges on a daily basis. Some of these challenges include operational governance, serving a diverse set of content to visitors and at the same time acting as a "front of house" platform for prospective students and potential business partners.

The TYPO3 Higher Education Package is specifically designed to meet the demands placed on institutions within this sector. The package is based on Europe's leading enterprise content management system "TYPO3". The Higher Education package includes bespoke features, preconfigured settings and a unique five-year guarantee that consists of regular updates, a service hotline and helps sustain the long term development of TYPO3.
This purpose-built "all-in-one" package provides a cost effective platform that is secure, accessible and always up-to-date.

Discover proven TYPO3 educational solutions to help you enhance your website success,  optimize administrative processes and attract students with new innovations.

Cost efficient

TYPO3 is currently the only open source CMS which offers a Higher Education Package solution - so all your investment goes into the individual modification of your webpage. No fees for CMS licences.

Smile factor

TYPO3's Higher Education Package which lets your IT department smile. A time saving, easy customizable and extendable solution for the web relaunch of higher educational institutions. A unique design that meets your individual needs. A highly flexible, robust software solution.

Feel the difference

Easy to manage in the day-to-day business. TYPO3 is easy to handle without programming knowledge. Quick implementation, optimized workflows and smart administration features. Improve your staff's web experience.

Digital campus

Attract and retain students with innovative tools. Engage students with state-of-the-art CMS features. Today's students expect web based systems to enhance collaboration and align with their digital experience of the world. By introducing the TYPO3 Higher Education Package your campus can help attract and retain digital natives, save faculty members significant amounts of time, and reduce operational costs.

Safe & smart  

With a strong focus on functionality and productive workflow, the TYPO3 Higher Education Package offers an easy way to create a secure environment running parallel to the public visible website. It supports the community and enhances collaboration. It's the easiest way to support students and meet the needs of faculties and administration.

Thinking ahead

Take advantage of features that higher education institutions need the most. “Multi-language” options in both front- and backend. Professional technical support for at least 5 years guaranteed.


  • quick and easy implementing

  • features that higher educational institutions need

  • updatable, customizable and extendable

  • multi-language in both frontend and backend

  • professional support for at least five years

  • easy maintenance

  • regular security updates


  • quick implementation of entire projects

  • complete freedom in the structural and visual display

  • easy to handle without programming knowledge

  • all of TYPO3’s advantages

  • simple maintenance and handling


  • low installation and running costs

  • significantly reduced project and development time

  • based on open source, no fees for CMS or licences

  • low total cost of ownership

  • secured website life span

  • low costs for training and maintenance


  • completely individual design and further development
    (design and menu navigation are expandable)

  • technical support by any TYPO3 service provider or in-house

  • no contractual constraints

  • participation in decision-making of further development

We are there for you

You can decide how we improve the Higher Education Package. Every user is entitled to vote and help us decide which new features to develop and how they should be prioritized.  TYPO3 CMS is an Open Source Enterprise Content Management System with a large global community in the Higher Education community, backed by approximately 900 members of the TYPO3 Association.

Help improve the Higher Education Package

The TYPO3 Higher Education Package benefits from having two separate teams that maintain the product. The Higher Education Package Team focus on developing specific features for the higher education market including Shibboleth login functionality and several other interfaces to existing systems. In addition to this, the Higher Education Package receives all of the updates and features that are developed and released for TYPO3's core.

Every user is able to take part and contribute towards the Higher Education Package. Feedback is encouraged and every user is entitled to vote and help decided what new features are developed and decide how they are prioritized. Throughout the year a list of planned projects are made available to users and put to a vote. The features with the highest number of votes receives the higher priority.

Higher educational institutions using TYPO3

Suitable for all higher educational use cases: TYPO3 is used worldwide as a CMS solution for higher educational institutions.
Curious? Check out the demo website!