Applications to GSOC 2015 closing on 27 March

If you are an existing student and aspiring developer then you can apply for the Google Summer of Code 2015. We have covered the GSOC the application details and previous projects in this post.


Moodle GSOC-2015

Before submitting your application:

Your application details should include:

Applications are made through the GSOC site. Feel free to use the following template, though it’s not compulsory.
Personal Details

  • Name
  • Email
  • Other contact methods
  • Timezone

Project Proposal

What do you plan to do? Also describe any work or research on this project you have already done.
Schedule of Deliverables

There is a calendar published on the GSoC site that defines periods applicable to GSoC projects. Your schedule should follow that format.

What are the milestones and deliverables for your project? You will be assessed against these. Tell us why you think this schedule is realistic.

Do you have any other commitments during this time? Provide dates, such as holidays, when you will not be available.

Note: We expect your project to be your primary focus during the project period. Please do not apply if you have other employment.
Open Source Development Experience

Do you have any experience of Open Source software development?

Moodle Tracker issue number(s) of bug(s) you have fixed with patches attached.

Note: We require you to suggest a fix for at least one Moodle bug before considering your project proposal.
Work/Internship Experience

Anything relevant to the project, or related to web design or software development.
Academic Experience

What you’re studying at university/college.
Why Moodle

Tell us why you chose to apply to us.



  1. GSOC website:
  2. Moodle GSOC link:
  3. Moodle’s involvement with GSOC –

Jaswinder Singh

Jaswinder Singh, passionate about using Moodle in improving the Indian Education System and reaching the students in far flung areas where still education seems to be a impossible prospect of life. He is the author of the popular Moodle Book "How to use Moodle 2.7". In October 2016, Jaswinder was elected as the Moodle User's Association Committee member - the first to make it from India.

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