November 2, 2014
Autodesk has some very good news to you today. in a statement released earlier, Autodesk announced that it is providing its suite of apps for free for students and teachers from all around the world. Of course the use of these apps is restricted to only educational purposes and not commercial.
Now both teachers and students will be able to access and use Autodesk’s powerful coding and design making apps for free. According to Autodesk, more than 680 million students and educators from over 800,000 secondary and post-secondary schools in 188 countries can take advantage of free access to Autodesk’s professional software and services for use in classrooms, labs, and at home.
Some of the popular apps that students can now use for free to create 3D designs, games, movies, buildings, and many more are :
1- 3ds Max
3D modeling software for games, film, and video content.
CAD design, drafting, modeling, drawing, and engineering software.
3- Fusion 360 Ultimate
Integrated tool for collaborative product development.
Innovative tools for 3D modeling, animation, effects, and rendering.
5- Inventor Professional
3D mechanical CAD, visualization, and documentation software.
Check out the education community in Autodesk to learn more about the free software to use with students.
Courtesy of TNW.