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Available to: Students Faculty Researchers and Staff

 Platform: Windows Linux

ANSYS develops and markets multiphysics engineering simulation software for product design, testing and operation.

Ansys offers a comprehensive software suite that spans the entire range of physics, providing access to virtually any field of engineering simulation that a design ...

ANSYS Mechanical, Electronics, Fluids, Discovery Live access is available to UCSD students, researchers and faculty.

Get Access

Please submit a Software form request.

ANSYS provides free student software access that comes with a license file.

ANSYS Student version problem size limit:

Structural Physics: 32K nodes/elements
Fluid physics: 512K cells/nodes
LS-DYNA: 128K nodes/elements
Electromagnetics: N/A

ANSYS Learning Forum

The Ansys Learning Forum is the go-to place for students, educators, researchers and industry engineers to engage with peers and Ansys experts. Search by topic of interest, join a conversation in progress or post a question or response.

For all Software Licensing questions please go to ITS Service Desk.