2. SOLIDWORKS Education 2024

2D Drawings are now in the Cloud!

The all-cloud role of 3D Designer now includes 2D drawings in the cloud! This offers students and educators the ability to define concepts in a way that combines intuitive model-based engineering with familiar 2D drawings. Make changes with confidence, as all dimensions, annotations, and tolerances update automatically with model changes.

What’s new in SOLIDWORKS Education Edition

SOLIDWORKS® Education Edition 2024 is our desktop solution packed with power and performance. Our mission is to provide students with the tools and skills they need build their careers. SOLIDWORKS Education Edition delivers 3D design solutions to help unleash students’ creativity for inspired design.

SOLIDWORKS Education Edition provides powerful, engaging, hands-on software for students to understand the real-world mechanics of science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEM/STEAM). With SOLIDWORKS Education Edition, educators and students have access to the same 3D development tools used by countless engineering and design professionals around the world, so they can focus on what’s really important—fostering new ideas, solving problems, teamwork, and innovation.

The Education Edition includes over 12 products allowing students to conceptualize, create, validate, communicate, manage, and transform ideas into great designs. Learn more about SOLIDWORKS Education Edition


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SOLIDWORKS Certification

In today’s competitive job market, CAD professionals need every advantage they can get, and the SOLIDWORKS Certification Program gives students a proven edge. Students show employers they have the 3D CAD skills for the job. Become a SOLIDWORKS Academic Certification Provider and have your students take their certification exam for FREE*!

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SOLIDWORKS Certification

MySolidWorks for Students

Provide your students the perfect opportunity to master their SOLIDWORKS skills with My SolidWorks for Students. Access hundreds of product tutorial videos covering a broad range of SOLIDWORKS topics, including CSWA exam prep course.

Curriculum and Lessons 2024

Educators play a vital role in developing the next generation of engineering and design innovators.  Our goal is to provide them with the tools they need to be successful utilizing our curriculum and lessons. The SOLIDWORKS Education Fundamentals of 3D Design and Simulation and Fundamentals of SOLIDWORKS Electrical are premium guides that give students an understanding of the mechanical and electrical engineering design process.

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Prepare the workforce of the future with SOLIDWORKS Education. Help students explore the new horizons provided by the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform and SOLIDWORKS, the most powerful and widely-used 3D design software in the world.