How to have free AutoCAD, 3DS Max, Maya and more

Autodesk, a maker of AutoCAD, has a student program that offers free enterprise applications. In addition to the technical design software, 3DS Max and Maya are also available for modeling and 3D animation; Revit, for architectural projects, among others.

Participants earn three years of software license. The apps are in their full version, but bring a watermark when projects are printed. The only restriction is that they should not be used for commercial purposes. Learn how to sign up and download for free.

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Autodesk offers free applications for students, such as AutoCAD

Step 1. Go to the program site ( and choose which software you want to download;

Autodesk Student Program Website

Step 2. On the next page, select "Create Account";

Click to register

Step 3. On the next page, enter country and date of birth. In the "Educational Role" field, choose whether you are a student or a teacher. Education professionals are also included in the program. Then press the blue button that reads " Next";

Benefit also goes for educator

Step 4. On the next screen, enter your personal information, such as name and email. Remember: your password must contain numbers and letters. Click on the checkbox below the gaps to accept the terms of use and then on "Create Account";

Enter the data to register

Step 5. Your account is now created. You will receive a confirmation email. Remember to check your inbox or spam. In the message, choose "Verify Email" or copy the link in the address bar;

Confirm your registration email

Step 6. You will be redirected to a login page. Enter your e-mail and password credentials and proceed. Check the box next to "Stay Connected";

Sign in

Step 7. You will be redirected back to the home page of the student program. Select the application you want to download;

Choose app you want to download

Step 8. On the next page, choose "Download Now". Then define the program version and operating system of your PC. Select, then, "Install Now";

Choose the application version and click download

Ready. Now just accept the Autodesk terms of use and install the software. It is worth remembering that in this license it is only possible to download the chosen application on two computers.

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