Detect and prevent plagiarism

We offer a fully-automated system for handling the problem with plagiarism. URKUND automatically checks submitted text for plagiarism which encourages original writing amongst students and corporate writers.


Secondary schools

We provide the leading system for detecting and preventing plagiarism. Thousands of schools across the globe are already using URKUND as a part of their education and see the benefits of a fully-automated plagiarism system. Read more

Higher education

Universities around the world use URKUND to detect and prevent plagiarism efficiently. Our analysis overview presents the information required by the professor or tutor to determine whether or not the text contains plagiarism. Read more


URKUND is a reliable partner in your daily businesses. Our system automatically checks your professional texts for plagiarism. In addition to our source areas, you can build your own archive of sources that you deem important. Read more

Take a look!

Curious about how an URKUND analysis report looks like? Feel free to take a look at a sample report that demonstrates the URKUND system. 

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Latest news

Thank you for this year’s URKUND PEPP-talks!

Thank you all who participated in this year’s edition of URKUND PEPP Talks. It was very nice to see so many familiar and new faces during the conference. We had a very rewarding day with many interesting lectures on how to tackle plagiarism, new teaching and learning methodologies, patch writing and contract cheating. We would like to extend a special thanks to our speakers Dr. Mark Glynn, Head of the Teaching Enhancement Unit at Dublin City University, Aquilina Fueyo, Director of Educational Innovation, Universidad de Oviedo, Camilla Grönvall, PhD in Swedish language, Karlstad University, Dr. Thomas Lancaster, Senior Teaching Fellow […]

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URKUND PEPP-talks 2018

URKUND is looking forward to kicking off the new academic year with URKUND PEPP-talks. This will be our fourth annual conference on Plagiarism, Ethics, Pedagogy and Practices. This year’s conference will take place in central Stockholm at Spårvagnshallarna on 24th August. URKUND PEPP-talks is mainly aimed at universities and colleges but would be of interest to anyone dealing with ethics in education. The sign up page is now closed. Do you still want a seat? Contact   Time and Place  Address: Konferens Spårvagnshallarna, Birger Jarlsgatan 57 A, Stockholm Date: Friday 24 August 2018 Time: From 08.30 to 15.45 followed by drinks and light snacks at Spårvagnshallarna. […]

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Dr. Mark Glynn summaries his talk for URKUND PEPP-talks

Dr. Mark Glynn, Head of the Teaching Enhancement Unit at Dublin City University (DCU), is one of several speakers at this year’s URKUND PEPP-talks (24th August in Stockholm). This is how he summarises his talk “Designing Plagiarism out of Assessment”: “Text matching – carrot or stick approach. Should we assume students are guilty and use the software as a stick or should we assume that they are innocent and use the software to teach them about academic integrity, and proper citation and referencing? This talk will outline 12 principles of academic integrity that we would recommend as an approach to […]

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We have improved the quality of student writing since 1999. Do you also feel passionate about helping more than three million students achieve quality and maintain integrity in their work through technology?

URKUND is currently used in over 60 countries and we are constantly expanding. For this reason, we are now looking for new talent who are eager to join the URKUND team.

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The preventive objective of plagiarism detection is highly significant. When the students become aware of URKUND they are less inclined to seek shortcuts.

Arshad Hussanee, Learn Online Manager, University of Canberra

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URKUND is extremely easy to use. It is email-based, submission of texts is easy, and you get a very clear report
back. This is very valuable to us – the more complicated the system the less willing our staff will be to use it.

Joshua Kragh Bruhn, Information specialist, CBS


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