Plagiarism check

Plagiarism detection is available in Canvas assignments, Remindo and as a stand alone web application. SimCheck is the plagiarism detection software used at the University of Twente (this is the same product as 'Turnitin Similarity'). The supplier of SimCheck is the company Turnitin.

SimCheck compares the uploaded document to text in documents from the following locations:

Requirements for file type and size:

Using SimCheck as a stand alone web application

If you want to use SimCheck as a stand alone web application, you can request a personal account. This is only allowed for UT employees. If you have an account, you can access SimCheck at

For an account requests or help, please contact:

UT employees except for ITC

For ITC employees