How is Intune for Education different from the full device management experience in Intune?

Intune for Education is designed to enable your teachers and students to be productive while keeping school data protected. Intune is a cloud-based enterprise mobility management (EMM) service that is the foundation for Intune for Education.

Intune for Education console compared against Intune console.

Intune for Education lets you manage Windows 10 devices using the full MDM capabilities available in Intune. Intune can also manage additional platforms, such as iOS and Android, and is designed to let you access the full set of policies in the same console.

Intune for Education can be used by itself, or in harmony with the full device management experience available in Intune. It can also be used alongside the rest of the tools available in Microsoft Education, which makes it easy for you to use Intune for Education with other useful educational tools from Microsoft.

With both Intune and Intune for Education, you can:

  • Manage the mobile devices your staff and students use to access data.
  • Manage the mobile apps your users access every day.
  • Protect your organizational information by helping to control the way your users access and share it.
  • Ensure devices and apps are compliant with security requirements.

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