A Feature-Rich Learning Platform

The Sakai Project provides a flexible and feature-rich environment for teaching, learning, research and other collaboration. As an open source software suite developed by its adopter community, Sakai continually evolves in step with the needs of the students, faculty members and organizations it serves.

Colleges, universities, governments and other organizations deploy Sakai’s rich toolset to expand the possibilities for technology-enabled learning across many facets of the educational experience.

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Sakai Features and Functionality

Sakai provides versatile support for teaching and learning, communication, collaboration, content and media integration, and administration.

Learning Management

Instructors and learners share knowledge, collaborate and engage in a wide spectrum of technology-enabled learning experiences, supported by an intuitive, modern user interface.

Research Collaboration

Faculty members and research organizations collaborate with co-investigators using Sakai to share information, generate findings and communicate across geographies, organizations and disciplines.

Project Collaboration

Student groups, faculty committees and leadership teams use Sakai ’s project collaboration spaces to encourage participation and expedite progress on collaborative activities beyond the classroom.

Extending Sakai

It’s easy to extend Sakai using community-developed tools or by integrating learning tools of choice using common industry standards.

Language Support

Sakai can be deployed in more than 20 languages, with language preference selectable at both the system and course/project site levels.


The Sakai community is committed to making all core features of Sakai accessible and usable for all potential users, including those with disabilities.