The goal of the Cadence® University Software Program is to grant easy access to leading electronic design automation (EDA) tools for educational institutions around the world. Our customers rely on skilled engineers entering the work force. As the leader in EDA, we are committed to helping our customers by giving future engineers access to our world-class tools. In fact, we reach over thirty thousand students each year through these programs. By making our products readily available for instruction and fundamental research, Cadence is helping the electronics industry speed ideas to reality.
Tensilica University Program
The future of intellectual property is here. Cadence IP solutions will change the way you think about and use IP in your system-on-chip (SoC) designs. We can help you reduce the complexity and risk inherent in designing for smart technology while meeting your power, performance, and area requirements. Go to the Tensilica University Program website to apply to the Tensilica University Program.
Americas University Software Program
Join the 250+ qualified Americas member universities who have already incorporated Cadence EDA software into their classrooms and academic research projects. In Canada, universities also have the opportunity to join CMC Microsystems.
- Requirements for entrance
- Application form
- Support services
- Americas Member Universities
- Contact information
Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) University Software Program
Cadence works with EUROPRACTICE to ensure cost-effective availability of our extensive electronic design automation (EDA) tools for non-commercial activities. EUROPRACTICE provides end-user telephone support and manages the annual software update process.
India University Software Program
Cadence has been working with industry, government, and academia for years to build up the pipeline for new graduates trained in VLSI Design. Join the 60+ institutes already training their students on the Cadence EDA platform.
Asia Pacific University Software Program
To place an order or learn more about the University Software Program in Asia and Australia, please contact your local University Software representative.
Japan University Software Program
To place an order or learn more about the University Software Program in Japan, please contact your local University Software representative.