Software for PhD

University software offer for Politecnico PhD students. Each page shows information for installation, license details and a list of useful resources.

ACCA Software

BIM, energy certification and performance, metric estimation and accounting, security yards

Adobe Acrobat Pro DC

Adobe Acrobat DC allows you to create and edit PDF documents.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Creative Cloud gives you access to the entire collection of creative tools provided by Adobe (web, graphic, photo…).

Agisoft Metashape

Agisoft Metashape performs photogrammetric processing of digital images and generates 3D spatial data.


LUSAS finite element analysis software products can solve all types of linear and nonlinear stress, dynamics, composite and thermal engineering analysis problem.

Altair Hyperworks

Altair Hyperworks is an enterprise simulation platform for rapid design exploration and decision-making.

AMD Xilinx Vivado

Vivado is a software for synthesis and analysis of hardware description language (HDL) designs with additional features for system on a chip development and high-level synthesis.


Simulation software: mechanical, cfd, thermal, aeroacoustics, composites, electromagnetic and system, FSI and multiphysics.


Edupack is a software for the selection of materials, production processes, joining and finishing.

Arena Simulation Software

Discrete event simulation, agent-based modeling, and automation software

Autodesk 3DStudio Max

3ds Max offers a diversified and flexible toolset for creating 3D models, rendering and visual effects.

Autodesk Alias AutoStudio

Alias is product design software for sketching, concept modeling, and visualization.

Autodesk AutoCAD

AutoCAD, the computer-aided design (CAD) software, allows you to create 2D and 3D drawings.

Autodesk Inventor

CAD Inventor software provides professional 3D tools for mechanical design, documentation and product simulation.

Autodesk Maya

Maya is 3D computer animation software equipped with modeling tools for animators.

Autodesk Moldflow Adviser

Autodesk Moldflow Adviser is a software used to analyze and simulate injection molded plastic parts to minimize part defects and molding challenges.

Autodesk Revit

BIM (Building Information Modeling) solution useful in creating documents and 3D architectural projects.

Autodesk software

Autodesk Education Community offers a wide range of 2D and 3D vector design software.

AWS (Amazon Web Services) Academy

AWS Academy offers free cloud computing courses to support higher education institutions to prepare students for industry-recognized certifications and pursue cloud careers.

BENTLEY Systems software

Educational licenses for Bentley infrastructure engineering applications.

Educational licenses

The licenses are “educational” editions, the use of the application packages is strictly limited to the University’s institutional activities, thus excluding any use for personal, professional purposes and for profit.