Robotics is challenging, exciting, and fun! Participating in a student robotics team can help you develop the real-life skills you'll need as a professional engineer: collaboration, teamwork and innovative problem-solving using limited time and resources.
Learn how to design a better robot with SolidWorks 3D CAD and SolidWorks Electrical software. Follow the videos and download the models and their solutions to understand the basic concepts of robot design from your first part to a complete assembly. No matter the competition, SolidWorks can help you design a better robot.
SolidWorks supports student robotics teams wiht a range of resources including curriculum, model files, software tools and more. Click on the links below to learn about the ways SolidWorks can help you teach robotics.
GEARS is a SolidWorks solution partner that designs and models all of their educational products and robotic kits with SolidWorks. GEARS has developed hands-on projects with STEM-based lessons incorporating SolidWorks.
With VEX kits, students at all levels can practice SolidWorks skills as they build their own robots.
Opportunities for high school and university student teams to put their engineering skills to the test.
A free service for locating, configuring, downloading, and requesting 3D parts and assemblies, 2D blocks, library features, and macros.
Eudcators and team mentors can find news, ideas and tips for teaching and using SolidWorks.
FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) seeks to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs.