SOLIDWORKS for Research

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

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No watermarks, no light versions, no delayed release cycle, no commercial pricing—all the power you need to succeed. If your research involves developing Intellectual Property (IP), patents, or publishing the results of your projects, the SOLIDWORKS Research Edition is the perfect tool for the job.

SOLIDWORKS offers researchers the full suite of commercial software tools at special Research pricing. You can share files without watermarks or special license agreements, so your institution can support sponsored research applications with ease.

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If your research involves developing intellectual property, applying for patents, or publishing results from internally or externally funded projects, the SOLIDWORKS Research License is the right tool for you. This suite of products assists in getting you to your research goals faster.

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As North America’s first SOLIDWORKS partner, no one is more qualified to build and support your product development process.  We believe everyone should have access to our curated portfolio of transformative engineering and manufacturing technologies.

By listening to and working with you, we will find the right solution for you at the right time, with an implementation and growth plan to support your business ambitions.

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