Skip to content
Switch branches/tags


Failed to load latest commit information.
Latest commit message
Commit time
Aug 25, 2020

Ouzo Framework

Ouzo is a PHP MVC framework with built-in ORM and util libraries. PHP 8.0 or later is required.

Build Status Documentation Status Coverage Status Latest Stable Version Total Downloads License Average time to resolve an issue

Join the chat at

We believe in clean code and simplicity. We value unit testing and beautiful design.

Want to know more?

For ideas, questions, discussions write to

Current release

See the release notes and latest documentation.

Contributing to Ouzo

  • Don't hesitate to ask questions on mailing list or submit issues on github.
  • If you know the answer to questions/problems that others have then go ahead and reply.
  • Found something unclear in docs or app messages? Let us know and help us improve Ouzo.
  • If you miss a feature - check out issues, maybe it is already addressed. If not, drop us an example of what you need (issues or mailing list).
  • Want to help? Browse the issues and grab something to work on!
  • How to contribute? Create a fork and start a branch. Let us know when you are done, we will discuss it and merge your pull request.

General rules

  • We encourage you to use PhpStorm IDE for Ouzo development.
  • Write a test. Or tests. The more the better.
  • Make sure to run a full test suite before you send us a PR.
  • Don't forget to update the docs!
  • And the changelog as well.

Support for PHP versions older than 8.0

Ouzo has dropped support for PHP versions older than 8.0 since Ouzo 2.x. If you want to use Ouzo with PHP 5.6 or 7.x, please try Ouzo 1.x branch.