Purchasing software and IT equipment:
If you need a new computer, please read SDU's recommendations and minimum requirements for the equipment.
Adobe software. You can buy Adobe software at a speciel student Price in the Adobe Store
Software – free download or loan:
Get Microsoft Office 365 Mac/Windows for free as a student of SDU:
(NB! Mac users now get the new Office 2016 Mac. It is not compatible with Endnote X7 and Megastat)
- Go to Microsoft Office 365 Education
- Choose "se, om du er berettiget"
- Type your SDU e-mail (eg. email@example.com) and get verified.
For more information, see the quickstart guide.
SDU has subscribed to Microsoft Dreamspark Standard. All students are allowed to download selected Microsoft software. Log on with your SDU username and password.
The Faculty of Engineering has subscribed to Dreamspark Premium. Quilified students (STEM) at the Faculty of Engineering can download selected Microsoft software. Read more about IT at the Faculty of Engineering and find out whether you are qualified.
Also, you may download (free) or use the following software:
The Department of Technology and Innovation (ITI) has a site license for Autodesk programs, e.g. AutoCAD, Inventor, Revit and other programs from Autodesk. The programs are available to students and staff of SDU.
The Department and Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy has a site-license to Chemdraw. It can be used by everyone, who has an email address with one of the following endings: @student.sdu.dk, @ifk.sdu.dk, @bmb.sdu.dk, @kbm.sdu.dk, @memphys.sdu.dk, @health.sdu.dk and @mci.sdu.dk. Read more about the site license.
Send large files (Filesender)
is a service for fast transfer of large amounts of data (also known as “Secure file sharing and Upload.sdu.dk”)
MATLAB and Simulink (mathematical computing software for engineers and scientists)
Download from E-learn.sdu.dk under "My Page" and select "Software".
Free download for SDU students. Download from E-learn.sdu.dk under "My Page" and select “Software". Please contact your local IT servicedesk if you need assistance. If you need Stata/SE or MP or Stat/Transfer, please check SDU´s agreement with Metrika.
Online questionnaire based survey system.
Ordbogen.com – online Danish/English/French/Swedish/Spanish/German dictionary and ”Den Danske Netordbog” (Danish online dictionary)
Furthermore, you can lend the below programs from the IT-department of the Faculty of Business and Social Sciences. (SFEO):
- think-cell – can be downloaded from www.think-cell.com. Please contact SFEO to get the license code.
Software installed on computers in classrooms and group rooms:
SDU has installed Microsoft Office on the most computers in class rooms and group rooms. Additionally, other software to be used for specific courses can be installed.
Check your rooms on your campus here:
Campus Odense – select faculty: