The eduGAIN interfederation service connects identity federations around the world, simplifying access to content, services and resources for the global research and education community. eduGAIN comprises over 80 participant federations connecting more than 8,000 Identity and Service Providers.

Students, Researchers and Staff

eduGAIN helps nearly 27,000,000 students, researchers and educators access online services while minimising the number of accounts users have to manage – reducing costs, complexity and security risks.

Service Providers

With eduGAIN participants from over 4,500 identity providers, service managers can simplify their account management and control processes – allowing greater access at reduced cost.


eduGAIN enables institutions to easily and scalably support access to services globally – allowing control over user management.​