School of Engineering Departments

Microsoft Software for Students
Microsoft Software available to students

Students are provided free licenses for several Microsoft software packages. The most popular of which are:

  • Visio
  • Windows 10
  • Visual Studio

There currently is no free license of Microsoft Office available for students.

Obtaining licenses for Microsoft software

Go to

Enter your school email address Choose Personal account then hit Next. If your email is already populated, click log in with other account and this should allow you to choose personal account.

Create a password and then click Sign in.

After completing the above mentioned steps, you should be able to access the Azure portal.

If you were directed to the Azure Home page, type “Education” in the search box then select “Education Preview” from the search results.

You should be able to see 100+ items from the Software menu