Re: Licencing terms for students?

From: Frank van Bortel <>
Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2009 15:50:05 +0100
Message-ID: <a76b8$4b04099d$524b9d64$>

Paulie wrote:
> Hi all,
> I would like to know under what conditions that I
> (a 4th year undergraduate student at Trinity College
> Dublin, Ireland) student may (or may not) use Oracle
> database products for a degree project?
> The intended use is for a project which will not
> continue past June 2010. The project will not be
> deployed to the public nor commercially and no fees
> of any sort will be charged to anyone who does use
> it - use will be restricted to fellow students (testing)
> and staff (grading).
> I would be grateful if anyone could clarify Oracle's
> position on such use of its database products.
> TIA and rgs.
> Paul...


Download any database from, and read the license.

It's free and completely functional for educational use. Of course, educating others is regarded commercial.


Frank van Bortel
Received on Wed Nov 18 2009 - 08:50:05 CST

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