ANSYS Student

ANSYS Student products are introductory software packages for engineering students interested in learning the fundamentals of simulation while gaining exposure to our state-of-the-art simulation workflows.

The renewable twelve-month product license is free and can be downloaded and used by students anywhere in the world. There are three student products:

  • ANSYS Student - ANSYS Workbench based bundle to ANSYS Mechanical, ANSYS CFD, ANSYS Autodyn, ANSYS SpaceClaim Direct Modeler and ANSYS DesignXplorer.
  • ANSYS AIM Student - A version of the next generation simulation experience ANSYS AIM. With integrated geometry modeling based on ANSYS SpaceClaim technology, structural, fluids and electromagnetics solvers.
  • ANSYS Discovery Student - Based on the brand new instantaneous simulation technology, ANSYS Discovery Live Student has integrated geometry modeling based on ANSYS SpaceClaim technology and a completely meshless and instantaneous thermal, structural, and fluids solvers.

The ANSYS Student product licenses are for personal educational purposes. The analysis work performed with ANSYS Student must be non-proprietary, and the product may not be used for competitive analysis (such as benchmarking) or for any commercial work.