Celonis Academic Alliance

Join a global academic community.

Empower the next generation of process miners.

Accelerate innovation in research and industry.

Businesses of all sizes are starting to use process mining technology, making knowledge and experience in the field in-demand skills for any company, from every industry.

We launched the Celonis Academic Alliance in partnership with the worldโ€™s leading universities to empower and encourage the process miners of tomorrow to share in learning and experiencing the power of process mining across the globe.

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Guest Lecture
Intelligent Business Cloud - Academic Edition

All-in-one platform for the latest process mining technology

Four reasons to get the Celonis Academic Edition

  1. Free: For students, teachers and researchers
  2. All Celonis features: Discovery, Conformance, Enhancement
  3. Data included: Preloaded demo data and unlimited data uploads
  4. Campus Feeling: Designed for use in classroom

Academic Alliance Network

Our network spans the globe and includes the most innovative, dynamic and prestigious academic institutions. We not only support courses taught by world-class lecturers, but you can also meet us in person by attending one of our guest lectures or workshops. And just like that, you become part of the large next generation of process miners. Contact us to join a strong and vibrant community!

Academic Celonis Users
Partner universities
Courses supported
Celonis Process Mining

Online Learning Program

With our Online Education Program anyone can learn Process Mining at any time and any place. With our easily accessible services, we enable students to independently discover content and work with the software. Lecturers can create and supplement their own online courses with our materials.


Services for Academic Partners

Education Program

Education Program

  • Free software licenses

  • Teaching material

  • Case Studies

  • Free E-Learning Certificate

  • Train-the-teacher

  • Course support

  • Guest lectures and workshops

  • Celonis4Schools



  • Vibrant global process mining network

  • Connecting minds and markets

  • Strong academic and industry expertise & thought-leadership

  • Process Mining talents

Joint Research

Research Alliances

  • Knowledge exchange

  • Co-supervision of theses

  • Joint research projects and grant application

Academic Blog

Read the stories from our Academic Alliance Community. Follow discussion about hot topics in Process Mining and get to know best practices in teaching and research.

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The Celonis Academic Alliance: Building Bridges with Education


Building a Global Network of Thinkers - Shouting out about Process Mining to the UK

Wil van der Aalst

Process Mining: Bridging Not Only Data and Processes, but Also Industry and Academia


Fontys Financials + Celonis Academic Alliance = Operational Excellence

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Innovation Acceleration through Joint Research in Process Mining

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Can Process Mining Be Applied to Non-Conventional Processes?


The Future of Process Mining โ€“ Trailblazing Cooperation between Research & Industry


Share your story here!

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Our Values

The Celonis Way

At Celonis weโ€™re helping companies change the way they work, so we can all do our part to ensure a better future for all.

Our values help us get there. They are our compass โ€” guiding and inspiring us in everything we do.

Research Publications

We actively contribute to the Process Mining research field and work together with our Academic Alliance partners in various research projects. Here you find a selection of our publications.

Celonis PQL: A Query Language for Process Mining.

Process Querying Methods, Artem Polyvyanyy (Ed.). Thomas Vogelgesang, Jessica Kaufmann, David Becher, Robert Seilbeck, Jerome Geyer-Klingeberg, Martin Klenk.

The Action Engine - Turning Process Insights into Action.

Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Process Mining (ICPM 2019). Peyman Badakhshan, German Bernhart, Jerome Geyer-Klingeberg, Janina Nakladal, Steffen Schenk, Thomas Vogelgesang.

From Technical Product Training to Sustainable Education for Students โ€“ A Strategic Alliance Approach to Applied MOOCs.

Proceedings of EMOOCs 2019. Janina Nakladal, Jerome Geyer-Klingeberg, Matthias Stierle, Martin Matzner.

Process Selection in RPA Projects: Towards a Quantifiable Method of Decision Making.

Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS 2019). Jonas Wanner, Adrian Hofmann, Marcus Fischer, Florian Imgrund, Christian Janiesch, Jerome Geyer-Klingeberg.

Process Mining and Robotic Process Automation: A Perfect Match.

Proceedings of the Dissertation Award and Demonstration, Industrial Track at (BPM 2018). Jerome Geyer-Klingeberg, Janina Nakladal, Fabian Baldauf, Fabian Veit.

The Proactive Insights Engine: Process Mining meets Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.

Proceedings of the Business Process Management Conference (BPM 2017). Fabian Veit, Jerome Geyer-Klingeberg, Julian Madrzak, Manuel Haug, Jan Thomson.

Contact us

Whether youโ€™re curious about process mining, looking for educational materials, writing your thesis, or simply in need of technical support, the Celonis Academic Alliance is ready to assist your process mining journey in any way possible.

We are looking forward to getting to know you!

Academic Alliance Team
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