Solutions for Academia

No matter where you are in your academic journey, the SOLIDWORKS® Academia Program has the tools, resources, and community support you need to take the next step with confidence.

Your Path to Success

The next generation of engineers and designers must be equipped to solve problems skillfully and efficiently to solve the daunting challenges ahead. SOLIDWORKS provides students, educators, and researchers professional software, local support, and a connection to a massive user community to help them succeed.



SOLIDWORKS for Students

As the industry standard for design and engineering, SOLIDWORKS® is the perfect software platform to help you jumpstart your career.



Develop your ideas more quickly using the full suite of industry-leading SOLIDWORKS® products, supported by local resellers and a massive user community, all at special pricing just for research.



In today’s competitive job market, your students need every advantage they can get. With SOLIDWORKS®, they can learn the universal design and engineering skills they need to build rewarding careers.

Learn More About Solutions for Academia


Add the Value of 3DEXPERIENCE® to SOLIDWORKS® Education Edition

Connect all your vital educational resources in one unified, secure place. Collaborate in 3D more easily, improving delivery and student engagement by bringing industry best practices into your classroom.


3DEXPERIENCE® for Education Overview

Whether you are remote learning or on the ground, start your academic year with SOLIDWORKS® Education. Learn about our new cloud CAD platform to enable your students to connect through virtual classrooms.


3D Designer for Education

3D Designer for Education enables the workforce of the future with a suite of cloud-based apps specifically cultivated to prepare them for the workplace of tomorrow.


Datasheet: Project Collaborator for Education

Project Collaborator for Education allows you to connect existing SOLIDWORKS® desktop data to the powerful 3DEXPERIENCE® platform, enhancing your students’ design and engineering abilities.


3DEXPERIENCE Engineer for Education

3DEXPERIENCE® Engineer is a portfolio of solutions across the entire design-to-manufacture ecosystem and proven industry workflows, all connected together through the 3DEXPERIENCE platform.


SOLIDWORKS Education Edition

SOLIDWORKS Education Edition offers an extensive suite of proven tools—engineering design, mechanical and flow simulation, sustainable design, electrical, documentation, visualization—in one, integrated, easy-to-learn software package.

Have questions about SOLIDWORKS Education Edition ?

GDS Middle East is a leading Authorized Reseller for SOLIDWORKS Education Edition in UAE and Saudi Arabia. We have sales & technical support offices in UAE and Saudi Arabia. We can help you invest in your future by learning the most widely used 3D design software in the world with SOLIDWORKS Education Edition.

If you are looking for SOLIDWORKS Education Edition, take the next step. With SOLIDWORKS Education Edition any engineer can easily access advanced simulation without the need for expensive hardware. Get in touch with GDS Middle East today.