Autodesk Post-Secondary Resources

Autodesk partners with academia and industry to help shape a positive future in design and engineering education. With Autodesk® Education Suites, academic institutions can gain access to comprehensive software products and tools. Educators can help students build valuable workplace skills and prepare for rewarding careers in architecture, engineering, and the digital arts. Use our school badges to showcase real-world industry software used in your coursework.

Autodesk Education Suites for Post-Secondary Schools

The following specially priced software bundles are available to educational institutions.

General Design

Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Management

 Game Art and Design, Film and TV Studies

Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering

Education Resources

Education Community
Autodesk grants students and educators free* access to the latest versions of Autodesk software for personal use from the Education Community. Autodesk custom curricula and learning materials are also available here.

Partners in Education
Autodesk partners with organizations that offer students compelling, hands-on experience with technology and real-world projects, both in the classroom and beyond.

Autodesk Certification
Autodesk Certified User certification confirms that students have the skills necessary to continue their design careers—whether they attend college, enter the workforce, or work toward additional levels of industry certification after graduation. Find out more from Certiport, the provider for the Autodesk Certified User Program.

Authorized Academic Partners
By offering training, support, certification, and resource delivery, Autodesk® Authorized Academic Partners help educators and students at schools, colleges, and universities enhance their skills with Autodesk® software, integrate the software into their curricula, and build a pool of on-campus faculty and student experts with real-world design skills.

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*Free Autodesk software licenses and/or cloud-based services are subject to acceptance of and compliance with the terms and conditions of the license agreement or terms of service, as applicable, that accompany such software or cloud-based services. Software licenses and/or cloud-based services provided without charge to Education Community members may be used solely for learning, teaching, and training in relation to the instructional functions performed by a primary or secondary educational institution or other degree- or certificate-granting institution. Such software and cloud-based services shall not be used for commercial, professional or for-profit instructional purposes.